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Follow Us, we’re social!

Follow Us, we’re social!

We’re social! Thumbs up who follows us on our Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram pages? If not, we’d luv if you did! On our social pages we post what’s new, tips and tricks, product information, competitions or simply show off to us your latte art skills! All that is...

What’s your flavour…tell me what’s your flavour

What’s your flavour…tell me what’s your flavour

One of the many benefits of having an I Luv Slush or Essential Slush machine is the huge range of flavours to choose from. Did you know that we have six syrup varieties including Fun Flavours, Fruit Slush, Kidsafe Slush, Isotonic and our Cocktail range? This means...

Winter is Coming – Coffee for all seasons

Winter is Coming – Coffee for all seasons

The best part about being a coffee addict is that there is a coffee for all seasons! Whether it is a scorching hot Aussie summer or a snowy winter, there’s no need to miss out on your coffee fix because the weather is not conducive to your favourite drink. Coffee...

Our global search for innovation

Our global search for innovation

At Essential Brands Group (EBG) we are always looking to improve our product knowledge through research and development. We are continually on the look-out for new and exciting opportunities to expand on our already impressive suite of products, equipment and...

Beat the brain freeze!

Beat the brain freeze!

You know that feeling. We’ve all been there! When you’re sucking away on your favourite slush flavour when suddenly a lightning bolt of severe pain shoots to the top of your head! Also known as ‘cranium cramp’, here are some theories for relief, so you can drink more....

Stop: Have you checked your grinder lately?

Stop: Have you checked your grinder lately?

No matter what machine and grinder you have, don’t under-estimate the importance of checking your grinder. The settings need to be checked sporadically to ensure you are getting perfect cup as coffee beans can react to weather (in particular, humidity) and age, which...

What does your coffee say about you?

What does your coffee say about you?

Here at Essential Brands Group, coffee is a very important part of our day. It’s the beverage of choice to start the day, (after a hot water and lemon, of course) and, like most people, it’s what keeps us on our toes and ready to tackle the day. Personally, my go-to...

How to make the perfect single cup.

How to make the perfect single cup.

It’s a crying shame to waste perfectly good coffee. The coffee feels it too. We can practically hear it crying as it is poured down the drain. Some folk have told us that they have heard cries of “save me!” and “I can be better!” Producing the perfect long black isn’t...

Health Benefits of Drinking Coffee

Health Benefits of Drinking Coffee

For coffee lovers around the world, the news is all-good! With this delicious beverage increasingly being found to provide numerous health benefits, many simply see it as an added bonus to drinking coffee. Scientists are increasingly finding that coffee can reduce and...

The History of Coffee

The History of Coffee

It’s been suggested that humans have been drinking coffee for at least 500 years. And, much like any other historical food or beverage discovery from around the world, once the word is in, both its popularity and cultivation spread like wildfire. <h4>The Story...

Re-using Coffee Grounds: Perfectly Simple Ideas!

Re-using Coffee Grounds: Perfectly Simple Ideas!

Used coffee grounds are the ideal item to reuse around the home, yard, craft project or even in our health and beauty routine. These days, we’re all about recycling and reusing items to reduce our footprint and save money. Becoming increasingly averse to the notion of...

How’s your slush fund looking?

How’s your slush fund looking?

It’s set to be a warm Summer ahead, so top up your Slush fund and find out about our never seen before Summer Offer. With loads of prizes to be won, even a weekend holiday on the beautiful Gold Coast! Did you know that I Luv Slush is the leading supplier of premium...