Melitta welcomes industry heavyweight

Melitta Professional Coffee Solutions has announced the appointment of Brad Journet-Robins to the role of head of business development, recruited to advance market share for sales of the company’s  machines throughout 2019 and beyond.

Brad Journet-Robins

Brad joins Melitta following a 30-year career with some of the industry’s most respected suppliers including UCC Coffee and Selecta UK & Ireland. His appointment comes as Melitta’s machine division prepares itself for an important year. Celebrating 111 years in business, it showcases an competitive equipment range and dedicated aftersales service to potential new business.

Melitta Professional Coffee Solutions managing director, UK and Ireland, Jo Clarke, said: “The wealth of experience that Brad brings to the role made his appointment a real no-brainer for us. His passion for this industry really shines through and he has already begun to use his extensive contacts book to accelerate our sales plan. We’re absolutely delighted to welcome him to the team.”

Brad added: “Melitta is a company that I have always had the highest respect for, so it’s fantastic that I am able to finally work with them in this celebratory year! Their unswerving dedication to service and aftersales support, allied to a range of highly robust, premium machines, really chimed with my own ethos – that great coffee served from machines built to last should be a simple process.”