Frequently Asked Questions

Do you offer a ready to sell solution?

Yes, we have a ready to sell capsule and beans solution under our own brand Punto Italia Espresso.

I am a small company and would like to start with small volumes. Can you support for start-ups?

We have special packages for start-ups and small companies that are exploring the capsule market.

Do you use also ground coffee, or only coffee beans?

We can only use roasted whole beans. We cannot work with pre-ground coffee.

How long is the shelf-life?

The shelf-life varies between 18 months to 24 months depending on the type of capsule used.

How are the capsules manufactured?

Capsules are manufactured using the latest technologies in the capsuling service. We Italian-made filling and sealing lines and we use only certified capsules and materials to provide the best solution and quality always. All our capsules are manufactured in protective atmosphere using pure nitrogen.

Do we need to have our own ingredients, or can you provide?

You are welcome to use your own ingredients, or we can provide you with a selection of 5 coffees, 5 teas and 3 chocolate and milk powders.

Are Nespresso and Dolce Gusto compatible legal to make?

Yes, both Nespresso and Dolce Gusto compatible capsules are now open to be manufactured without infringing patents of Nespresso and Nestle.

What is the difference between Nespresso and Dolce Gusto capsules?

Nespresso and Dolce Gusto systems are very different and they are not interchangeable.
Nespresso capsules are mostly suited for coffee and tea preparation.
Dolce Gusto capsules are great with coffee and tea and very good with soluble powders.

Is it only coffee, or also other ingredients?

We can fill the capsules with coffee, tea leaves and powders (such as chocolate, milk etc…)

Do compatible capsules spoil the original machines?

No, our capsules are guaranteed to work reliably with the Nespresso and Dolce Gusto machines without spoiling them.

Is the compostable capsule really compostable?

Yes, it is certified compostable and is today the only and superior compostable capsule that is 100% biodegradable. It also offer a unique sustainable aspect being manufactured using less energy and using non specifically grown plants.

Can we have personalized top-lid for Dolce Gusto capsules?

Yes, the top-lid of Dolce Gusto capsules can be personalized with your own logo and printing.
It comes with an MOQ for printing.

How many grams of coffee in the Dolce Gusto capsules?

Dolce Gusto capsules can hold up to 9gr of coffee powder to deliver a more rich and full-bodied aroma.

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