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Seattle Coffee Gear & Getchusomgear Team Up To Give Away $50,000 In Grants

Seattle Coffee Gear & Getchusomgear Team Up To Give Away $50,000 In Grants

10 grants worth $5,000 each will be given to marginalized business owners....
Finca Sophia Coffee Earns Record-Breaking $1,300 Per Pound at Best of Panama

Finca Sophia Coffee Earns Record-Breaking $1,300 Per Pound at Best of Panama

A washed Gesha-variety coffee from the Finca Sophia farm fetched $1,300.50 USD per pound at the Best of Panama green coffee auction yesterday, shattering the previous world record price for......
Felix Roasting Co. Opens Ornate Second Bar in NYC’s SoHo

Felix Roasting Co. Opens Ornate Second Bar in NYC’s SoHo

Rising to meet the immediate challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic while also supporting the current movements against police brutality and systemic racism in the United States, New York......
Coffee Design: Low Pigeon In Santa Barbara

Coffee Design: Low Pigeon In Santa Barbara

We talk about coffee design with Santa Barbara's Low Pigeon Coffee....
Overcoming The Challenges Of Sourcing Coffee From The DRC

Overcoming The Challenges Of Sourcing Coffee From The DRC

In 2018, the Democratic Republic of the Congo produced almost 24 million kilograms of coffee. Although this was a 4% rise on the figure for 2017 (22.9 million kilograms) and a staggering increase on the 2016 figure (16.7 million kilograms), in 1989, over 100 million kilograms of coffee were grown...
Blip Roasters Makes Stunning Comeback in Kansas City’s West Bottoms

Blip Roasters Makes Stunning Comeback in Kansas City’s West Bottoms

Blip Roasters has plopped back down into Kansas City, Missouri’s West Bottoms neighborhood, opening an expansive and multifaceted coffee shop and roastery. Inside a 19,000-square-foot space in the industrial neighborhood......
NBA Star Jimmy Butler Files For Trademark Of Big Face Coffee

NBA Star Jimmy Butler Files For Trademark Of Big Face Coffee

Big Face Coffee is seeking legal trademark....
Nespresso Pledges Complete Carbon Neutrality by 2022

Nespresso Pledges Complete Carbon Neutrality by 2022

Nestlé-owned capsule coffee giant Nespresso has pledged to make “every cup of Nespresso coffee” carbon neutral by 2022, promising reduced carbon emissions throughout its supply chain along with offsetting. The......
Ispirare Coffee Hopes to Inspire Regrowth in Kittanning, PA

Ispirare Coffee Hopes to Inspire Regrowth in Kittanning, PA

Too often, shiny new coffee shops are a harbinger of gentrification as opposed to being locally derived points of economic revitalization for the existing community. Along the shores of the......
How To Prevent Coffee Varieties From Being Misidentified

How To Prevent Coffee Varieties From Being Misidentified

Every day, producers, traders, roasters, and consumers seek out different coffee varieties. Each variety has its own unique cup profile, among a number of other individual traits. Farmers will seek out different varieties for a number of different reasons, not just quality. They may also consider disease resistance or yield,...
The Coffee Equity Lab Launches at Vanderbilt with Free Speaker Series

The Coffee Equity Lab Launches at Vanderbilt with Free Speaker Series

A new coffee-focused academic lecture and workshop series led by Vanderbilt University innovation center The Wond’ry is kicking off this week as part of the new Coffee Equity Lab. The......
It’s Go Time At Goshen Coffee’s First Shop in Southern Illinois

It’s Go Time At Goshen Coffee’s First Shop in Southern Illinois

Customer loyalty is critical to the life of any consumer-oriented business. A dramatic case in point is Goshen Coffee, which was founded in the southern Illinois city of Edwardsville in......
A Conversation with Vava Angwenyi on the New Book ‘Coffee Milk Blood’

A Conversation with Vava Angwenyi on the New Book ‘Coffee Milk Blood’

The coffee industry, particularly in the global north, carries a rich history of exploitative marketing. To highlight and challenge the ways in which visual imagery is used to depict coffee......
Please Don’t Call Natural Wine Funky

Please Don’t Call Natural Wine Funky

The rise in popularity of "funky" natural wines....
WeWork Picks Lavazza to Supply 300+ US and Canada Locations

WeWork Picks Lavazza to Supply 300+ US and Canada Locations

Italian coffee giant Lavazza has made a major play in the co-working space, signing a supply agreement with WeWork that applies to more than 300 locations in the United States......
How Abner Roldán Of Cafe Comunión Is Handling COVID-19 In Puerto Rico

How Abner Roldán Of Cafe Comunión Is Handling COVID-19 In Puerto Rico

We interview Abner Roldán of Cafe Comunión....
Operational Update | Training Support

Operational Update | Training Support

At Bailies Coffee Roasters our training team has always strive to meet the specific barista training and development needs of our customers and their staff in order to help their business continually serve excellent coffee! This way we honour our core values as a company.  We want to continue to deliver...
What Happens To Coffee Grounds After They’re Used?

What Happens To Coffee Grounds After They’re Used?

We know that the coffee industry has an impact on the environment. Every step of the coffee supply chain, from growing and processing to shipping and roasting, uses energy in some capacity and therefore has its own carbon footprint. But what about the waste we produce when we drink coffee –...
The First Kaua’i Coffee Borer Beetle Has Now Been Confirmed

The First Kaua’i Coffee Borer Beetle Has Now Been Confirmed

The pest has previously been found in Kona, Ka'u, O'ahu, and Maui....
Coffee Economics with Karl: Farm Profit (Where Transparency Ends)

Coffee Economics with Karl: Farm Profit (Where Transparency Ends)

Back in April, which in 2020 is about seven years ago, we shared the first video in a series about transparency in coffee supply chains. It explored what the coffee......
Denver’s Corvus Coffee Goes Big In Littleton with Bakery and Roaster Club

Denver’s Corvus Coffee Goes Big In Littleton with Bakery and Roaster Club

Denver-based Corvus Coffee has opened its third and most ambitious location to date, not in the heart of the city where specialty coffee is entrenched, but in the Denver suburb......
In The Tokyo Suburbs, Aeru Coffee Stop Takes A Quieter Approach To Cafe Life

In The Tokyo Suburbs, Aeru Coffee Stop Takes A Quieter Approach To Cafe Life

Aeru Coffee Stop in Tokyo, Japan....
Comparing Soft Drink And Coffee Consumption

Comparing Soft Drink And Coffee Consumption

Soft drinks (such as sodas and colas) are immensely popular all across the world. And while we know the market for coffee is similarly huge, there’s one huge question: how do the two compare? Answering this question isn’t as simple as it seems. There are massive differences between the two markets,...
Open Letters And A Secret Twitter Account Point To Conflict On The SCA Board

Open Letters And A Secret Twitter Account Point To Conflict On The SCA Board

Angwenyi alleges instances of "betrayal, bullying, dishonesty, and a lack of transparency" by fellow board members....
Coffee Borer Found for First Time on Hawaiian Island of Kauai

Coffee Borer Found for First Time on Hawaiian Island of Kauai

Coffee’s greatest living pest, the coffee berry borer (CBB), has been discovered for the first time on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, home to the largest coffee farm in the......