About GUSTATORY

About GUSTATORY, The Curated Beverages Marketplace For Speciality Coffee, Tea And Other Drinks

The Curated Beverages Marketplace

GUSTATORY (adjective): curating excellence in taste

GUSTATORY is dedicated to supporting independent brands looking to reach audiences across the UK and around the world. We feature a curated range of independent coffee roasters, tea makers and brands, all of whom bring their own flare and creativity to the industry. All of our partner brands are also focused on ensuring their production processes are ethical and sustainable. Being conscious of your impact on both the immediate and wider communities in which you operate is now crucial and is a big part of what we do here at GUSTATORY.

Through our speciality coffee box subscriptions, we work with the environmental charity One Tree Planted, whereby we donate on behalf of every subscriber, every month, in order to help support global reforestation. Trees are hugely important for air, water, biodiversity and the communities in which coffee originates, as well as the communities in which we all live. Without the work that One Tree Planted is doing to address global reforestation, ecosystems around the world would become increasingly threatened and the effects of climate change would be more pronounced, all of which would have direct impact on all our lives.

To supplement our charity partnerships, we've also recognised the waste we are generating through our subscription services and now use only 100% recyclable wrapping, tape and leaflets in all our packages. In doing this, all our subscribers now play a small part in driving sustainability and ensuring the longevity of the ecosystems that both the coffee industry and the planet need to survive. How's that for an added bonus?

Core Principles:

1/ Transparency

....All marketplace prices, delivery costs and free delivery thresholds are the same as if you were shopping direct, advertised on each brand storefront and product listing.

2/ Honesty

...There are no hidden agendas. Our aim is to educate and guide you on your coffee journey. All our products are with complete information to ensure you know exactly what you're purchasing.

3/ Simplicity

...Our processes are straightforward. Shop easily by only paying once on the marketplace, no matter how many roasters you choose to purchase from. Or, sit back and let us choose for you with our range of coffee subscription packages.

4/ Convenience

...All the diversity, creativity and innovation from independent brands based across the world in one place, all for you.