Costa Coffee is a multinational coffeehouse chain based out of England. As of 2015, Costa Coffee is the largest coffeehouse chain in the United Kingdom and the second largest coffeehouse chain the in the world.
Costa Coffee was founded in 1971 in London, England. By 2009, the company owned 1,000 stores in the United Kingdom and began to expand across eastern and central Europe. In 2014, Costa Coffee had 1,755 stores in the United Kingdom and 1,106 international stores.
Costa Coffee serves coffee that is roasted from 100-percent Rainforest Alliance certified beans. Its coffeehouses offer a variety of coffee, tea and speciality drinks.