We love to work with like minded, creative and ambitious people who are as passionate about coffee as we are!
With an extensive cupping and roasting programme in place, we ensure we are using the best quality coffee we can get our hands on. We have direct relationships in Indonesia and Panama where we visit and keep regular contact with the farmers about the current crop. On top of this, we centralise our other coffee origins in the USA and ship them directly so that we provide our customers with a unique coffee offering.
We work with La Marzocco espresso machines and Nuova Simonelli Mythos grinders. Not only does this equipment look great but is also advanced in technology and performance. La Marzocco machines are sought after by specialty coffee roasters around the world and have a cult status amongst baristas.
Our dedicated training room fitted with 3 La Marzocco espresso machines allows us to fine tune your barista to get the best out of our coffee and understand the technical side of the equipment and coffee making process. Our coffee trainer follows up with onsite training at your coffee bar once you are up running to ensure that your coffee hits the mark; plus, we are always on hand to help!
Technical supportBeing La Marzocco service agents with 15 years experience of repairing and refurbishing espresso machines, we provide quality and consistent technical support. We undertake a service program to ensure your equipment is performing at its best and additionally are available 7 days to cover any unforeseen breakdowns.
We enjoy sharing our espresso knowledge and know-how by supporting those who share a passion for coffee.
With a community of cafes who represent Ripe throughout New Zealand we know that each business is unique and so, we offer tailored solutions. On top of this, with 20 years of experience we can assist with layout, choice of equipment and other elements of individuality.
Ripe also offers comprehensive barista training, a range of technical support and quality consistent service.
If you're looking at opening a cafe or changing things up, we would love to hear from you!
We offer a range of office solutions from espresso machines to fresh plunger coffee.
- Monthly rentals on equipment
- Full installation
- Water filtration requirements
- Full training and support
- Fresh roasted coffee blends delivered weekly
- Cleaning products
- Machine servicing
Along with the equipment we will complete the experience with training and service to ensure your coffee experience doesn’t fall short.
Kiwis love their coffee on the go, but there is more to this business model than meets the eye. When fitting out a vehicle or trailer there are still a lot of considerations before you even lift a hammer. We are happy to offer advice from our experience with vehicle fit outs.
Betsy is our mobile coffee van. She is a 1966 Austin Paralanian Camper that we have fitted out to do promotions, functions and community events.
So, if you are looking to set up a mobile coffee business – get in touch.