Make Mine a Double Coffee

The Baltic states' answer to Starbucks, Double Coffee is the region's largest coffee shop chain

If there's one thing that symbolizes the social and economic transformation of the former Eastern Bloc, it's the coffee shop. Fast-growing economies, rising incomes, and changing lifestyles mean that networks of coffee shops are now becoming as much a part of the culture in Moscow, Kiev, or Riga as they are in New York or London. It's a trend that has meant runaway success for Double Coffee—the Baltic states' answer to Starbucks (SBUX).

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