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Retro Designed Coffee Mug Art

Oct 30, 2014 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

At Retro Planet we strive to bring you unique new products that are engaging and fun. Among the latest are the assortment of coffee mugs with original designs by our artists and innovative graphics made from photos of found objects from our own vintage finds collection. Collectors (and people like myself that love to attend flea markets and

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Java Junkies Unite! Celebrating International Coffee Day

Sep 29, 2014 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

“I never laugh until I’ve had my coffee.” – Clark Cable The Retro Planet offices are abuzz celebrating International Coffee Day! We like our coffee just as much as you do and we’re more than happy to join millions of people worldwide toasting their favorite caffeinated beverage. For the Retro Planet International Coffee Day celebration, we

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It’s National Coffee Day!

Sep 29, 2013 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

It’s not like coffee drinkers (which counts for about 85% of Americans) need a special day to celebrate. But we sure wouldn’t mind getting a free cup of joe while we reminisce about the past. September 29th is National Coffee Day, and that means lots of coffee shops are giving us freebies, including Dunkin’ Donuts,

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New Retro Planet Exclusive Mugs

Dec 11, 2012 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

Just in at Retro Planet are these exclusive-design coffee mugs. These ceramic, 10-ounce cups feature retro-themed artwork, including Mom’s Diner, Dad’s Garage and “Eat, Drink and Be Merry”. These are original designs from the Retro Planet Collection, which means you won’t find them anywhere else. Other designs include: Wham Bang Pow (comic book), Rusty Route

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Classic Diner Mug Sets in American Colors

Jul 07, 2012 |  Retro Staff |  No Comments

Nothing says Americana like red, white and blue diner mugs. Retro Planet’s latest sets of old-fashioned diner & coffee shop mugs feature thick-walled, heavy-duty vessels keep coffee, tea and hot chocolate hot – just like the old days. Perfect for home, office, diner and restaurant, the lead-free mugs are safe for dishwasher and microwave, and

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Blonde and Sweet for My Dunker, Please

May 08, 2012 |  Retro Staff |  1  Comment

In traditional diners, coffee shops and shorter-order restaurants, unique terms are used to describe food and drink. At one time, some of these terms were pretty universal. Today, however, many young servers will give confused looks when you order a burger and say, “Eighty-six the onions”. Frequent diners picked up on some jargon, and would

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Making the Best Cup of Coffee

Nov 06, 2010 |  Retro Staff |  5 Comments

American diners have long been known for their ready cup of hot coffee with an endless bottom. The reputation of diner coffee may not be living up to today’s taste standards, but you can always find a fresh brewed pot. If you are looking for upscale coffee, micro coffee roasters have created a new tradition

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