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01 Aug2018 Castlecourt welcomes Insomnia Coffee

Castlecourt welcomes Insomnia Coffee

Today Insomnia opened our newest store in Castlecourt Shopping Centre Belfast!

This is the first Belfast city centre store to open, it joins Belfast International Services as Insomnia’s second store in Northern Ireland. Located on the ground floor of Castlecourt Shopping Centre, this is a spacious store with internal seating for 35 customers.

Store manager, Sarah, who also manages the Insomnia store in Belfast International Services, at Belfast Airport, has been working in the coffee industry for over 11 years. Sarah says she is looking

18 Jun2018 More than just cups, Insomnia launches Mission Compostable

More than just cups, Insomnia launches Mission Compostable

Leading the way Insomnia Coffee Chain have launched Mission Compostable (#missioncompostable), an integrated instore sustainability programme which will, by 2020, divert 15 million takeaway coffee cups and 20 million single use items such as plastic straws, plastic cups and plastic cutlery from landfill.

From today, Monday, 18th June, across over 150 stores and an additional 400 self service units in Ireland all take away coffee cups become compostable and plastic straws become paper. Insomnia is also the first Irish Coffee Chain to rollout the

15 Jun2018 Food For Life - New Menu Out Now

Food For Life - New Menu Out Now

Today Insomnia launches our new Food for Life range. This is such an exciting time for us because we have widely expanded our product range to include even more delicious sandwiches for our customers on the go. When you're out and about, meeting with friends, grabbing a bite to eat during lunch or trying to catch 5 minutes all to yourself to enjoy a coffee and a sandwich we know you want something, tasty, healthy and nutritious to keep you going during the day.

We want to

12 Jun2018 Food For Life - New Menu Out Now

Food For Life - New Menu Out Now

Today Insomnia launches our new Food for Life range. This is such an exciting time for us because we have widely expanded our product range to include even more delicious sandwiches for our customers on the go. When you're out and about, meeting with friends, grabbing a bite to eat during lunch or trying to catch 5 minutes all to yourself to enjoy a coffee and a sandwich we know you want something, tasty, healthy and nutritious to keep you going during the day.

08 Jun2018 Summer Icecaps have arrived in Portlaoise

Summer Icecaps have arrived in Portlaoise

It was an exciting day as Insomnia Portlaoise opened on Thursday, 7th June in the Kyle Shopping Centre in Portlaoise town! Lead by store manager Katarzyna the new team of 6 staff were off to a busy start as customers were looking for ICECAPs to cool down in the lovely summer weather.

Located beside Dunnes Stores, this is a busy area of Portlaoise and Insomnia are excited to be the first coffee shop in the Kyle Shopping Centre, with plenty of parking around the shopping centre for visiting

24 May2018 Natural Born Feeder - Chocolate Dipped Cocadas Recipe

Natural Born Feeder - Chocolate Dipped Cocadas Recipe

We have teamed up with Natural Born Feeder (Roz Purcell) to create a recipe that would tie with our new Voyager Coffee. We've asked Roz to create a guilt free snack matching with the flavours of our new coffee itself. 

Roz used to live in Colombia (from where our new Single Origin Medium roast coffee is) and one of her favourite treats over there was a "Cocada", so she taught about making 

18 May2018 One sip away from Summer

One sip away from Summer

Summer is all about relaxing, enjoying the outdoors and go on a long holiday. With Insomnia’s new summer range, you’ll be one sip away from a relaxing tropical paradise! This summer we dare you to try something different – our new exclusive summer range has a variety of options for everyone’s taste: pick up one of our four blended frappe drinks from Oreo to Brunch ICECAP, one of the two quenching lemonade drinks, a Watermelon Granita or a Coconut Mango & Green Ice

18 May2018 One sip away from Summer

One sip away from Summer

Summer is all about relaxing, enjoying the outdoors and go on a long holiday. With Insomnia’s new summer range, you’ll be one sip away from a relaxing tropical paradise! This summer we dare you to try something different – our new exclusive summer range has a variety of options for everyone’s taste: pick up one of our four blended frappe drinks from Oreo to Brunch ICECAP, one of the two quenching lemonade drinks, a Watermelon Granita or a Coconut Mango & Green Ice

15 May2018 Double shot of coffee in Sligo!

Double shot of coffee in Sligo!

Today we’ve opened our second Insomnia store in Sligo!

Capital of the Northwest region and one of Ireland’s largest towns, Sligo sees a new Insomnia Coffee Shop opening today following the first opening in 2016 (Quayside SC).

Located in O’Connell Street, in the heart of the city and just across the street from Penneys, this is one of the most spacious Insomnia shops, with more than 60 seats and plenty of space to relax and enjoy a cup of coffee. <

20 Apr2018 Supporting Special Olympics 2018 – Collection Day!

Supporting Special Olympics 2018 – Collection Day!

This year is huge for the Special Olympics Ireland Games as the games are taking place in Dublin for the first time in 16 years gathering 1600 Special Olympics athletes from throughout Ireland.

For the past few years we’ve been supporting Special Olympics on their collection day, this year the Collection Day will take place on Friday 20th April and we’ll be donating 5 cents for every hot drink purchased today. 

The amount raised will be used to ensure that the charity

19 Apr2018 Introducing our New Colombian Single Origin Medium Roast Coffee

Introducing our New Colombian Single Origin Medium Roast Coffee

We are delighted to introduce Insomnia Voyager, it’s the first new coffee in our 21-year history!

Insomnia Voyager brings you on a journey in every cup, every year we pack up, go out and find you a new single origin coffee, roast it medium and with heaps of respect.

This year we went to Cooperativa de Caficultore de Manizales, a cooperative of 4054 coffee farmers in Colombia’s Green Mountains. Just one sip and

18 Apr2018 The Coffee Awakens the Force Within in Spar Cahersiveen

The Coffee Awakens the Force Within in Spar Cahersiveen

As the sun shone down for what felt like the first time this year our team were busy prepping to open our newest store and meeting all of the lovely locals in Cahersiveen, which you may know as the popular mainland location beside Skellig Michael, the island made famous by Star Wars: Force Awakens.

Located in the gateway to the Skellig region, Cahersiveen is a popular tourist destination, so we are looking forward to a busy summer season as the town of Cahersiveen is a destination point

16 Apr2018 UK COFFEE WEEK – supporting coffee growing communities!

UK COFFEE WEEK – supporting coffee growing communities!

In 2018 Insomnia will take part in UK Coffee Week for the second time, donating 5p for each coffee sold during this week!

Now in its eight-year, UK Coffee Week will be taking place from the 16th to the 22nd of April 2018 with a nationwide fundraising campaign across thousands of coffee shops across the UK.

The donations received will go to Project Waterfall, an initiative dedicated to bringing clean water facilities to coffee growing communities. Last year our customers contributed with a total of £648 to

15 Mar2018 Step into a world of pure imagination with Insomnia’s new range of Hot Chocolates!

Step into a world of pure imagination with Insomnia’s new range of Hot Chocolates!

Inspired by the scrumdidillyumptious treats in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Insomnia are bringing you a brand new hot chocolate menu. The epic Loompa-Land Hot Chocolate, which headlines our new chocolate menu was inspired by the famous chocolate river in Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory and is available for a limited time. 

Also on the drinks menu for a limited time are the Mint Hot Chocolate and Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate. The Signature Insomnia Hot Chocolate, remains on the menu all year round,

13 Mar2018 THANK YOU TO ALL OUR CUSTOMERS!

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR CUSTOMERS!

Thank you to all our customers for their great support this Fairtrade Fortnight!

For the past years of Insomnia’s involvement in Fairtrade Fortnight we’ve contributed with five cents from each cup sold towards our nominated community projects, raising a total of €107,389.

The €15,210 raised this year will go directly to our nominated project of the ASOBAGRI Coffee Cooperative, in Guatemala, with the aim to empower Women within the coffee industry in Latin America.

ASOBAGRI has 278 indigenous women members

26 Feb2018 HELP US TO EMPOWER WOMEN WITHIN THE COFFEE INDUSTRY IN LATIN AMERICA

HELP US TO EMPOWER WOMEN WITHIN THE COFFEE INDUSTRY IN LATIN AMERICA

Every year, since 2009, we have taken part in Fairtrade Fortnight, where a percentage from each hot beverage sold is donated to our nominated Insomnia Community projects.

This Fairtrade Fortnight, we are donating 5p from every Fairtrade beverage sold to our nominated project of the ASOBAGRI Coffee Cooperative, in Guatemala, with the aim to empower Women within the coffee industry in Latin America.

ASOBAGRI has 278 indigenous women members involved in the production of Fairtrade coffee and has been continually working to accomplish gender equality within the

26 Feb2018 HELP US TO EMPOWER WOMEN WITHIN THE COFFEE INDUSTRY IN LATIN AMERICA

HELP US TO EMPOWER WOMEN WITHIN THE COFFEE INDUSTRY IN LATIN AMERICA

Every year, since 2009, we have taken part in Fairtrade Fortnight, where a percentage from each hot beverage sold is donated to our nominated Insomnia Community projects.

This Fairtrade Fortnight, we are donating 5 cents from every Fairtrade beverage sold to our nominated project of the ASOBAGRI Coffee Cooperative, in Guatemala, with the aim to empower Women within the coffee industry in Latin America.

ASOBAGRI has 278 indigenous women members involved in the production of Fairtrade coffee and has been continually working to accomplish gender equality within the

21 Feb2018 Random Acts of Kindness Day 2018 with Insomnia

Random Acts of Kindness Day 2018 with Insomnia

Random Acts of Kindness Day came to fruition thanks to the brilliant minds behind the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation, who created a global initiative which takes place in February each year with the aim of encouraging people to spread a little kindness. They say that being kind is contagious, so your decision to perform even one kind act can spread exponentially and cause a wave of generosity. One of Insomnia’s mottos is “Love being Kind because we all love surprises!” so it’s

09 Feb2018 Love is in the Air at Insomnia - Valentines Day Competition

Love is in the Air at Insomnia - Valentines Day Competition

Love is in the air this Valentine's Day at Insomnia! 

To celebrate Valentines Day we will be giving 3 lucky winners a €25 gift card each. Use it to treat your boyfriend, girlfriend, best friend, mother, brother or who ever you would like to bring for a coffee date! Coffee is for catch ups and chats, so we want our winners to relax and enjoy a coffee date with someone special.

Terms & Conditions:

1. The Promoter: Insomnia Coffee Company, 1st Floor, Cunningham House, 130

02 Feb2018 Help the environment and get rewarded!

Help the environment and get rewarded!

At Insomnia, we care about sustainability and we are constantly working on new initiatives and solutions to reduce the ecological impacts of our daily business.

As part of our sustainability initiatives for 2018, we are rewarding our customers with 20 extra beans (=20 cents discount in Ireland / 20 pence discount UK) on their Treats loyalty account every time any reusable cup is used in our participating stores!

We are putting every effort towards acting sustainably and we want to encourage our customers to join us in this journey, and

02 Feb2018 Help the environment and get rewarded!

Help the environment and get rewarded!

At Insomnia, we care about sustainability and we are constantly working on new initiatives and solutions to reduce the ecological impacts of our daily business.

As part of our sustainability initiatives for 2018, we are rewarding our customers with 20 extra beans (= 20 cents discount in Ireland / 20 pence in UK) on their Treats loyalty account every time any reusable cup is used in our participating stores!

We are putting every effort towards acting sustainably and we want to encourage

30 Jan2018 Peru Fairtrade community project is now completed!

Peru Fairtrade community project is now completed!

Every year, since 2006, Insomnia has taken part in the Fairtrade Fortnight, where a percentage from each hot beverage sold during those 2 weeks is donated to our nominated community project.

In 2017, we’ve raised €14,305 for the construction of a Youth Centre for young members and the children of the ACPC Pichanaki Coffee Cooperative in Peru. We are thrilled to say that this community project is now 100% finished!

The young members of the Fairtrade certified coffee cooperatives in the Junin region can now use the

25 Jan2018 Drink good coffee & read good books

Drink good coffee & read good books

Today, we’ve opened our second 2018  store in Kells!

Home to the book of Kells, Kells is one of the most well-known Heritage towns in Ireland. Located in County Meath, Kells is the centre of arts and culture in the Boyne Valley with an historic background and a friendly atmosphere and welcoming community.

 

Vaiva, our Store Manager is looking forward to leading the new team and to bring our coffee to the friendly locals, “I love Insomnia&rsquo

09 Jan2018 Insomnia’s New Year Menu

Insomnia’s New Year Menu

As 2018 begins Insomnia are bringing you a brand new range of hot beverages and bakery products to help you kick start the year in positive, healthy way. We've got a new drinks collection that will help you kick the January blues and healthy through the last of the winter months.

The drinks collection includes a Golden Turmeric Latte, an Almond Matcha Latte and a Chunmee Green Tea with lemon.

Golden Turmeric Latte

Turmeric, also known as Golden Spice, is a relative

04 Jan2018 Kick Start Your New Year Health Buzz with Insomnia’s Turmeric Latte

Kick Start Your New Year Health Buzz with Insomnia’s Turmeric Latte

Move over Matcha Latte, the Turmeric Latte is the latest drink to take the health world by storm. Insomnia are adding the Turmeric Latte to their Irish and U.K. menus from the 4th January 2018, when we launch our New Year product range.

If you’re looking for a healthy drink to get you going in the mornings, or a little boost after all of the festive celebrations, this is the perfect caffeine-free hot drink to help Insomnia customers recharge and get their body back

13 Dec2017 Kick back & enjoy a coffee @ SPAR Freshfield

Kick back & enjoy a coffee @ SPAR Freshfield

This week we opened Insomnia @ SPAR Freshfield, located in Formby, Liverpool. This is the 5th SPAR in the U.K. to open an Insomnia store. Operations Director, Tony, welcomed the Insomnia staff into SPAR Freshfield this week and said that Insomnia make a great addition to the store “it’s great to be able offer our customers the opportunity to enjoy a coffee break while shopping”. SPAR Freshfield offer free wifi access to Insomnia customers so it is a great space

08 Dec2017 Coffee By the Coast in Insomnia @ EUROSPAR Dungarvan

Coffee By the Coast in Insomnia @ EUROSPAR Dungarvan

The Insomnia team are thrilled to have opened another store today, in Spar Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. As well as having a great selection of hot beverages and bakery goods for customers on the go to take-away, Insomnia has a seating area inside EUROSPAR Dungarvan for customers with a bit more time to sit, relax and enjoy their coffee.

Insomnia @ Spar Dungarvan is close to the Strandside South entrance to the Waterford Greenway so it is in the perfect spot for enjoying a coffee and a treat before

08 Dec2017 Coffee and Carols in Cavan this Christmas

Coffee and Carols in Cavan this Christmas

Today, our new Insomnia coffee store in Cavan received a warm welcome as it opened its doors to the public. The new store is located at 1 Main Street, Cavan, in a bustling section of Cavan town centre.

Cavan locals will be treated to a live Christmas carol performance by the Starling Blue vocal group today between 3pm – 5pm, as they enjoy relaxing with a coffee in the store. After such a nice welcome into the town, Insomnia Cavan store manager, Kimberly, said that she is looking

30 Nov2017 We’re Bringing Gingerbread Lattes to Ashtown!

We’re Bringing Gingerbread Lattes to Ashtown!

Insomnia @ Spar Ashtown opened today, on Ashtown Grove, just minutes from the Navan Road and the entrance to the beautiful Phoenix Park. Insomnia manager Viktorija is delighted to offer the Spar Ashtown customers the full range of Insomnia Christmas hot beverages including the gingerbread latte, hazelnut hot chocolate and delicious Christmas bakery treats such as mince pies, gingerbread people and red velvet cake. 

On crisp winter mornings this is the perfect spot to grab a coffee and head for a walk through nearby Phoenix Park. You

30 Nov2017 Early Christmas gift for coffee lovers in Charlton (London)!

Early Christmas gift for coffee lovers in Charlton (London)!

We have just opened our doors in Primark Brocklebank Retail Park (Charlton, South London)!

Not too far from the O2, Greenwich Park and the Royal Observatory, our new shop in Brocklebank Retail Park is just a few minutes away from Charlton train station and from the North Greenwich tube station.

Primark and Insomnia are both opening today in this new retail shopping area of Charlton bringing some fashion & coffee together to the busy borough of Greenwich.

This is our eleventh shop in

15 Nov2017 Insomnia woke up in Athy today!

Insomnia woke up in Athy today!

We're very excited to announce that Insomnia opened a new store this week in Athy, Co. Kildare. The store, located on Edmund Rice Square, is the perfect spot to take a break while doing some shopping in the town centre or to grab a hot chocolate and warm up after browsing the markets in the town square.

Insomnia Athy is a stone’s throw away from the jetty in Athy town centre so it’s also the perfect spot for those travelling on the

08 Nov2017 Insomnia Launches Christmas Menu

Insomnia Launches Christmas Menu

Love Being Festive

INSOMNIA CHRISTMAS MENU

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Insomnia…

Our Christmas range (link to menu page) is now available in store! This year we’ve brought back some seasonal favourite treats as well as launching a fantastic range of new products.

This year we were inspired by Christmas songs and each one of our new Christmas cups represents a different Christmas tune that we can all relate too during this festive season:

08 Nov2017 Insomnia Launches Christmas Menu

Insomnia Launches Christmas Menu

Love Being Festive 

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Insomnia…

Our Christmas range is now available in store! This year we’ve brought back some seasonal favourite treats as well as launching a fantastic range of new products.

This year we were inspired by Christmas songs and each one of our new Christmas cups represents a different Christmas tune that we can all relate too during this festive season: Driving Home for Christmas, Rockin’

03 Nov2017 Saying the magic words: Insomnia opened in Primark Watford!

Saying the magic words: Insomnia opened in Primark Watford!

Watford is home for the well-known Watford Football Club and for its proximity with Warner Bros. Studios where Harry Potter movies were set.

Primark Watford is part of the primary shopping area in town where more than 140 brands can be found. 

2017 has been an amazing year for Insomnia’s expansion in the UK and Primark Watford opened just in time for Christmas shopping – customers can now relax after a busy shopping day and

31 Oct2017 INSOMNIA WINS NATIONAL CAFÉ CHAIN OF THE YEAR AWARD AND BEST DELI & ACCOMPANIMENTS

INSOMNIA WINS NATIONAL CAFÉ CHAIN OF THE YEAR AWARD AND BEST DELI & ACCOMPANIMENTS

Insomnia Coffee Company won the National Café Chain of the Year and best Deli & Accompaniments product with the Pesto Roast Veg Beetroot Ciabatta at the Irish Café Quality Food Awards 2017, held in Dublin on the 26th October.

Harry O Kelly CEO of Insomnia said: “we were thrilled to win the National Café Chain of the Year 2017 Award for the second year in a row.

09 Oct2017 Insomnia Coffee spreads its wings!

Insomnia Coffee spreads its wings!

We are thrilled to have opened last week our first Northern Ireland store!

Harry O’Kelly, Insomnia’s Coffee Company chief executive, said “We are delighted to open in Belfast. It’s a very special opening for me as it is our first store in Northern Ireland.”

The store is part of a new forecourt area in the busy Belfast International Airport, this new development aims to provide more offer to passengers and airport visitors (…and we do offer

22 Sep2017 Insomnia Baggot St on the Top 30 stores in Ireland

Insomnia Baggot St on the Top 30 stores in Ireland

We’re thrilled to announce that Insomnia Baggot Street achieved the Top30 Finalist Status on the Retail Excellence Awards 2018!

Retail Excellence, the largest retail industry representative organization in Ireland, has today announced the Top30 stores in Ireland. The list comprises retailers from around the country in every sector within the Irish Retail Industry.

The Top30 stores will now be rigorously tested with a financial audit and an onsite visit from Retail Excellence and Echochamber. The sectoral category winners, Top5 Stores and the National Store

06 Jul2017 ADAM MOLONEY - THE VOICE OF SHANNON KEEPS IT LOCAL!

ADAM MOLONEY - THE VOICE OF SHANNON KEEPS IT LOCAL!

Three weeks ago, Shannon Gospel Choir gave an amazing performance at Insomnia Shannon! We had an amazing audience and all seats were taken to see this much-loved choir. A generous amount was raised (€370) for the Goradiche Orphanage (St. Senan’s Parish, Shannon) during the evening.

Our customers enjoyed this special evening so much that we’ve decided to do it again and bring another local artist…

Adam Moloney is only 14-years old

20 Jun2017 Drink Coffee and Keep…Cup!

Drink Coffee and Keep…Cup!

Here at Insomnia, we care about sustainability and also believe that due to the ecological impacts of our daily business is our responsibility to take action (more info here).

As part of our environmental policy we’ve recently launched two new KeepCup designs (12oz and 16oz). If you are a coffee lover and can’t survive without your coffee fixe at least twice a day, can you imagine the difference of a KeepCup can make in

09 Jun2017 Beat the Drums – We are open in Drumcondra

Beat the Drums – We are open in Drumcondra

We’ve just opened our brand-new store in Drumcondra!

Insomnia is the newest addition to this lovely residential area on the North Side of Dublin. Surrounded by interesting sites to visit, the store location (2 Drumcondra Road Upper) is on walking distance to the Botanic Gardens, Croke Park and Griffith Park. 

 

 

Drumcondra Resident Rami who was the Manager at Insomnia Montrose, is now leading the team here and couldn’t be happier, she

23 May2017 St. Stephens Green reopened with a new look

St. Stephens Green reopened with a new look

Summer has arrived and brought us not only the new delicious summer drinks but also a completely refurbished store – St. Stephens Green!

St Stephens Green reopened last week after a huge makeover, the store has now a new comfy sitting area, perfect for a quick meeting or catch up with friends.

The new store design incorporates natural wood, granite and brick finishes with a retro vintage feel through quirky fun branding and wall features.

The main feature in

18 May2017 Deansgrange Enterprise Town: A warm welcome from the community!

Deansgrange Enterprise Town: A warm welcome from the community!

Insomnia took part on the Enterprise Town Community event that took place last Saturday, May 13th, in Deansgrange. This Bank of Ireland initiative aims to promote local businesses while involving the community with all the town has to offer.


Dominik Roman, our store manager in Deansgrange was delighted with this initiative and with the chance to bring a taste of Insomnia’s to the residents, he says “Visitors were delighted to see Insomnia there, it was a very busy and successful

05 May2017 Special Olympics Ireland Collection Day Friday 5th of May

Special Olympics Ireland Collection Day Friday 5th of May

For every hot drink purchased today, May 5th, Insomnia will be donating 5 cents to Special Olympics Ireland.

The money raised on the day will be used to ensure that the charity can continue to realize its promise of offering people with an intellectual disability the opportunity to participate in sport in their area.

You can also show your support by making a donation in the collection tins in our stores.
 

For more information on Special Olympics Ireland and all the fantastic

25 Apr2017 INSOMNIA ANNOUNCED FINALIST FOR TWO CATEGORIES IN THE IRISH FRANCHISE AWARDS 2017

INSOMNIA ANNOUNCED FINALIST FOR TWO CATEGORIES IN THE IRISH FRANCHISE AWARDS 2017

The Irish Franchise Association has announced the shortlist for this year’s Franchise Awards from which the overall winner in twelve categories will be chosen. Insomnia Coffee Company are delighted to be named amongst these finalists for two categories: Best Indigenous Irish Franchise and Franchise of the Year (Retail).

The Irish Franchise Awards recognise excellence in Franchising and reward outstanding achievements of businesses and individuals in the franchise industry.

In 2016 Insomnia was presented with the award for Best Indigenous Irish Franchise. This year is

06 Apr2017 UK COFFEE WEEK – Supporting Project Waterfall

UK COFFEE WEEK – Supporting Project Waterfall

UK Coffee Week is a nationwide fundraising campaign that takes place in thousands of coffee shops across the UK. Now in its seventh year, UK Coffee Week will be taking place from the 10th to the 16th of April. 

The donations received will go to Project Waterfall, an initiative dedicated to bringing clean water facilities to coffee growing communities. Water is integral to the live of the farmers who grow our coffee and more than 663 million people around the world do not have access to safe,

22 Mar2017 Brodericks Hot Chocolate Toppings

Brodericks Hot Chocolate Toppings Brodericks Hot Chocolate Toppings

 

The Broderick Brothers burst onto the scene in 2006 and have not stopped in their quest to deliver outstanding chocolate treats. From their bakery, they handmake everything they make using the finest and when possible locally sourced ingredients.

They quickly learnt to cater to the needs of Insomnia customers with their heavenly traybakes, bars and this year they are supplying our Hot Chocolate topping in the form of the delicious Belgium Chocolate Brownie, Tiffin and Rocky Road.

16 Mar2017 Thank you to all our customers!

Thank you to all our customers!

Thank you to all our customers for their great support this Fairtrade Fortnight!

For the past eight years of Insomnia’s involvement in Fairtrade Fortnight we’ve contributed with five cents from each cup sold towards this great cause. We have contributed a total of €92,179 for our various Fairtrade Community Projects.
The €14,305 raised this year will go directly to the ACPC Pichanaki Coffee Cooperative (CAC PICHANAKI ACPC), in Peru, our latest Fairtrade Community Project.

This year’s project

14 Feb2017 Infirmary project in Tanzania is now successfully operating!

Infirmary project in Tanzania is now successfully operating!

Every year, since 2009, we have taken part in Fairtrade Fortnight, where a percentage from each hot beverage sold is donated to our nominated Insomnia Community projects, to date we have raised over €77,874.

For the past three years, the funds raised during Fairtrade Fortnight have gone directly to the construction of a student Infirmary and Dispensary for the Hekima Girls School in Bukoba, Tanzania, our nominated Fairtrade project. 

The Hekima Girls School is located in the rural village Kashozi, close to Bukoba town. The

06 Jan2017 Introducing the Tea, That Plays By Coffee’s Rules!

Introducing the Tea, That Plays By Coffee’s Rules!

Introducing the tea, that plays by coffee’s rules! This New Year, as part of our latest range, we’ve introduced a new beverage called Rooibos Red Espresso. Rooibos Red Espresso is crammed with more health benefits than you can imagine, it is not only good for you, but taste delicious too.

Our Rooibos Red comes in two varieties, served as either a latte or cappuccino, it has a unique, naturally sweet and earthy taste. It is naturally caffeine-free and packed full of antioxidants.

06 Jan2017 New Year, New Range

New Year, New Range

The Christmas period has bid us farewell for another year, but fear not as Insomnia have a brand new range for you to start 2017 off the right way, we have introduced some new tasty treats and brought back some of your old favourites that are sure to tempt your taste buds. Our new range is available in-store now so why not brush away those January blues with a guilt free delight or kick start your day with our antioxidant enriched Rooibos Red Espresso or Matcha products.

05 Jan2017 New Year, New Range

New Year, New Range

The Christmas period has bid us farewell for another year, but fear not as Insomnia have a brand new range for you to start 2017 off the right way, we have introduced some new tasty treats and brought back some of your old favourites that are sure to tempt your taste buds. Our new range is available in-store now so why not brush away those January blues with a guilt free delight or kick start your day with our antioxidant enriched Rooibos Red Espresso or Matcha products.

16 Dec2016 Manley Creating the Perfect Blend between Fashion & Coffee #LoveBeingfestive

Manley Creating the Perfect Blend between Fashion & Coffee #LoveBeingfestive

It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas at Insomnia Coffee Company.

Coffee lovers can get their festive fix at Insomnia with their new Christmas range now in store. This year Insomnia has partnered with fashion and accessories label Manley to design their new Christmas Cups.

The cups come in three designs and with a central theme, the iconic “White Christmas” and the “snow flake”. Manley has taken what is at the epicentre of its brand, intricate hand crafted

12 Aug2016 Win A Private Screening of Disney Pete’s Dragon

Win A Private Screening of Disney Pete’s Dragon Win A Private Screening of Disney's Pete's Dragon For You & Your Mates

To celebrate the launch of Disney's PETE'S DRAGON in Irish Cinemas, Insomnia are offering one lucky winner the chance to have their very own private screening for them and their mates in a local Cinema* with drinks and popcorn.

To be in with a chance of winning this great prize, all you have to do to enter, is go to our Facebook page, 'Like' and answer the question on the

18 Jul2016 Coffee is your best gym buddy!

Coffee is your best gym buddy!

So why should we combine coffee to our gym workout? Caffeine is believed to have both physical and mental benefits for athletes before training. Check out our top benefits below!

Accelerates Fat Loss:

Having coffee before your workout helps burn fat faster! Fat cells can be used as an energy source instead of glycogen. Caffeine also increases your metabolism – making you burn more calories throughout the day!

Increase Performance:

Studies show that caffeine can reduce your perceived level of exertion by more than 5%, as

22 Jun2016 Introducing Iced Coconut Milk Caramel Latte!

Introducing Iced Coconut Milk Caramel Latte! Introducing Insomnia's Iced Coconut Milk Caramel Latte

Introducing the latest addition to our Ice Drinks Summer range, with the new Iced Coconut Milk Caramel Latte! With the summer in full swing, we wanted to give our customers another tasty treat to enjoy, and this latest product brings with it a whole heap of benefits, as well as being delicious! Coconut Milk is the Dairy Milk alternative that a lot of our customers have been asking for, so we did just that. The introduction of Coconut Milk is not

22 Apr2016 New life to your coffee grounds

New life to your coffee grounds

The great taste in your morning mochas, lunch lattes and evening espressos is not the only good thing our little coffee beans can do. After your delicious beverage, the used coffee grounds can provide a handful of uses. Have a look at our list below to see why coffee grounds are worth keeping.

Richer Soil

Used coffee grounds provide essential nutrition that improves soil quality. As they degrade, they release nitrogen, and some slight acid into the soil. Composted soil with coffee grounds is richer, with a

04 Apr2016 5 More Reasons to Love your Morning Coffee!

5 More Reasons to Love your Morning Coffee!

I certainly hope nobody gave up coffee for their New Year resolution 2016. If you did, if you made it this far, congratulations you have amazing willpower and inner strength, but you may want to rethink your decision. For many of us, the thought of a strong double shot latte is the only thing that helps tame the alarm clock in the morning and face the day. As if you didn’t need any more persuasion to have a brew, here are my top 5 reasons why

16 Mar2016 Insomnia’s Chocolate Range Arrives to Tempt Your Taste Buds

Insomnia’s Chocolate Range Arrives to Tempt Your Taste Buds

Although its not quite sunbathing weather, Spring does mean longer and brighter days ahead, something we all get a little excited about after the short cold days of winter. This isn't the only thing to get excited about, our new chocolate range is sure to put a spring in your step.

With every new range we try and introduce our customers with a number of new delicious treats to choose from, this campaign we think we have out done ourselves, but we’ll let you

14 Mar2016 A Massive Thanks To All Our Customers

A Massive Thanks To All Our Customers

A massive thanks to all our customers for their fantastic support this Fairtrade Fortnight!

This is Insomnia's seventh consecutive year being involved in Fairtrade Fortnight, like previous years gone by, five cents from each cup sold goes towards this great cause. We have contributed a total of €77,874 for our various Fairtrade Community Projects.

This year we raised €13,503 for the Hekima Girls School in Bukoba, Tanzania. The funds raised during Fairtrade Fortnight this year and for the past two

26 Feb2016 Insomnia Fairtrade Project - Hekima Girls School, Tanzania

Insomnia Fairtrade Project - Hekima Girls School, Tanzania The Construction of an Infirmary & Dispensary for the Hekima Girls School, Tanzania

The funds raised during Fairtrade Fortnight this year and for the past two years, have gone directly to the construction of a student Infirmary and Dispensary for the Hekima Girls School in Bukoba, Tanzania, our nominated Fairtrade project.

The project, which started back in February 2014, and raised over €23,679 thus far, aims to effectively take care of students health, ease the school nurses burden of commuting to and from hospitals, while also greatly reduce

25 Feb2016 Insomnia Celebrating 10 Years Fairtrade

Insomnia Celebrating 10 Years Fairtrade A Look Back at 10 Years Fairtrade In 2006 Insomnia took the decision to only use Fairtrade coffee beans in all our shops. This was a big decision for us at the time and we spent 6 months trialling different blends of beans as it was of vital importance that the taste profile of our fairly traded coffee was exactly the same as the one we had been using. There was also the minor matter of a cost increase of 8% which we decided to absorb as we didn’t want to pass

07 Jan2016 New Year, New Range

Insomnia New Year Range Has Arrived

The Christmas period has bid us farewell for another year, but fear not as Insomnia have a brand new range for you to start 2016 off the right way, we have introduced some new tasty treats and brought back some of your old favourites that are sure to tempt your taste buds. Our new range is available in-store now so why not brush away those January blues with a guilt free delight or kick start your day with our antioxidant enriched Matcha

11 Nov2015 At the Centre of things - Insomnia opens in Athlone

At the Centre of things - Insomnia opens in Athlone

We are delighted to have opened in our third Penneys Store today in Athlone today. This is our first store in Athlone and we are delighted to be there and coincidentally we are opening a second store not too far from there tomorrow in Roscommen Town.

We now have  stores in Penneys  Athlone,  Waterford and Swords    Harry O' Kelly our CEO said " At Insomnia we are all very excited to have opened these new concessions over the last few weeks and

11 Nov2015 Tis The Season Insomnia Christmas Range Has Arrived

Tis The Season Insomnia Christmas Range Has Arrived Let The Festivities Begin!

Coffee lovers can get their festive fix at Insomnia this Christmas, with our new range available from today! This year we will be bringing back some of your favorite seasonal treats as well as launching a range of new products.

Visitors to Insomnia this festive season will be in for a treat, our menu includes some Christmas crackers. Our new pastries and cakes include the, Spiced Apple Pastry, Nutcracker Brownie, Cookies and Cream Brownie, Sugar Plum Cake and White Chocolate Cranberry

21 Jul2015 Stage is set for Heatons Portlaoise

Stage is set for Heatons Portlaoise

Insomnia is happy to announce their our latest store opening at Heatons Portlaoise! We've been working hard to get the store going right away and with the help of the fantastic staff. They are very excited to meet plenty of new faces as we are excited to finally be in the Portlaoise area. The area is cozy and the seating is comfy, so come down and see for yourself why there is a lot of buzz about this new location. The smart money is on our

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