Former US President Bill Clinton joined Colombia president Juan Manuel Santos and four presidents and vice presidents in support of coffee growers at the inaugural World Coffee Producers Forum more

Jul 21, 2017 9:25 AM News

A seismic shift is underway not in the tea rooms but in coffee shops where tea is no longer looking like a sad, stagnant status quo, but rather an inspiring blank canvas of possibility. more

Jul 24, 2017 12:00 AM Features

Royal Botanic Gardens researcher Aaron Davis hesitated last year to leap to conclusions despite three intense years of study, but the initial work done by his team showed trouble ahead for Ethiopia’s coffee gardens. more

Jul 25, 2017 12:00 AM Features

US Importers Comply with Food Safety Rules

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Small US businesses importing food for human consumption have until September to comply with new US food safety rules. more

Jul 21, 2017 12:00 AM Features

Revitalizing Iran

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Iran is one of the world’s top tea-consuming nations. While most tea is imported, the government subsidizes growers and is nurturing the development of hand-processed specialty tea. more

Jul 21, 2017 12:00 AM Features

Modern Decaf

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Aging coffee drinkers are a predictable business opportunity for decaffeinators but a surprising number of younger coffee drinkers are driving growth. more

Jul 21, 2017 12:00 AM Features

Long before the first tea pod, capsule, cartridge, or k-cup there was the tea bag.  While controversy over who was the initial creator of the bag remains, one thing is certain, the public immediately responded to this convenient, mess-free format. more

Jul 21, 2017 12:00 AM Features

From the Editor:

Clean Label Standards

Caribou Coffee recently took a stand, becoming the first national coffee chain in the US to adopt a clean label standard instead of hiding the presence of high fructose corn syrup. This is good start.


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STiR August September 2017

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