Dôme (coffeehouse)

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A Dôme cafe at Westfield Carousel, Cannington, Australia

Dôme is a franchise chain of European-style café restaurants based in Perth, Western Australia.

It has over 65 cafés in Australia, with most in Western Australia.[1] Dôme has also developed a number of locations in Tasmania and Darwin,[1] as well as internationally, including the United Arab Emirates, Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Bahrain, and at the Hulhumale in the Maldives.

History[edit]

It was founded by Patria Jafferies and Phil May in 1990.[2][3][4] The initial outlet was established in Napoleon St, Cottesloe in 1993. By the early 2000s it was a significant player in the larger Australian market.[5] There are now over 100 Dôme cafés in seven countries.[6] The corporate headquarters are in Maylands, Western Australia.[7]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Find a Dôme". Dôme Coffees Australia. Retrieved 2017-01-19.
  2. ^ McKenzie, Shannon (2001-05-01). "Blending in to many cultures". Business News. Archived from the original on 2013-10-25. Retrieved 2013-10-25.
  3. ^ Cornes, Jane (27 Oct – 2 Nov 1999). "Meet me for coffee". Perth weekly. pp. 4–5.
  4. ^ https://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/wa/a/20610554/culture-on-cafe-queens-menu/
  5. ^ Treadgold, Tim (2000-04-20), "Coffee rivals brew up a battle of the bean: the east-coast capitals will be the war zone as Starbucks and Dome vie for a hold over Australia's cafe society", Business Review Weekly, BRW Media, 22 (15): 30(1), ISSN 0727-758X
  6. ^ "Frequently Asked Questions" (pdf). Dôme Coffees Australia Pty Ltd. 2011-06-16. Retrieved 2017-01-19.
  7. ^ "Find a Cafe". Dôme Coffees Australia Pty Ltd. Retrieved 2009-11-07.

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