AS SPECIALTY coffee gains traction in the country, the more affluent younger consumers are making the coffee-making machine as one of the must-haves that would also elevate their maturity status.
Some even resort to renting the much sought after specialty equipment, as revealed by coffee-making machine rental company Arissto (M) Sdn Bhd MD Ng Beng Lye.
He said apart from individuals, corporate services are also looking for cheaper alternatives to supplement its workforce increasing desire for the black brew.
“Now we are trying to expand to consumers, for as long as they have a credit card to pay for the rental.
“There is definitely a booming market for machine rental because it is a cheaper alternative compared to buying where maintenance fee is not included,” he said.