Coffee Report

Arabic Coffee Genome Sequenced

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Arabica Coffee Genome Sequenced

Researchers in California recently released the first public genome sequence for arabica coffee. With this information, varieties can be engineered to resist disease yet maintain quality.


Probat Inc. in Janary acquired Canada-based ED Industrial Ltd. and ED Industrial USA, Inc. more

Feb 8, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

The espresso machine manufacturer is adding a branch office in Germany. more

Feb 7, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

The company expresses concern for members planning to attend events in the United States. more

Jan 31, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report


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Howard Schultz issues statement detailing actions following the United States' immigration ban. more

Jan 30, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

New standards are being developed that will redefine the expectations of a high-quality Italian espresso. more

Jan 18, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Darrin Daniel, a 25-year coffee industry veteran, was recently named executive director of Alliance for Coffee Excellence, Inc. more

Jan 17, 2017 2:05 PM Coffee Report

The damaging beetle was discovered on a Hawaiian coffee farm in December, according to the Hawaii Department of Agriculture. more

Jan 8, 2017 11:08 PM Coffee Report

The company debuted the 100% arabica coffee in early January for consumers in China. more

Jan 8, 2017 11:07 PM Coffee Report

The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) officially began operations in January following the merger of the Specialty Coffee Associations of America and Europe. more

Jan 8, 2017 11:06 PM Coffee Report

The Kenyan coffee industry continues its efforts to combat thieves who steal coffee beans to sell on the black market. more

Dec 28, 2016 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Ahlstrom will supply two top European coffee houses with fully compostable infusion materials for single-serve capsule lids. more

Dec 27, 2016 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Coffee grounds from Costa Coffee, the United Kingdom’s largest retail coffee chain, soon will become biofuel. more

Dec 26, 2016 12:00 AM Coffee Report

A new program limits coffee production to 1.48 million acres with an emphasis on planting new trees. more

Dec 19, 2016 12:00 AM Coffee Report

The event working group updates rules and regulations every year to maintain the best standards in the coffee industry. more

Dec 17, 2016 12:00 AM Coffee Report

A new online job resource to help connect job-seeking coffee professionals with prospective employers has launched. The site, Coffee Career Center, is the work of the National Coffee Association. more

Dec 13, 2016 12:00 AM Coffee Report

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