Coffee Report


Importer David Griswald and the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation will be recipients of the Coffee Quality Institute’s (CQI) 2018 Leadership Medal of Merit. more

Feb 9, 2018 10:51 AM Coffee Report

Gordon Tredger recently joined Loring Smart Roast as its new company president. Tredger will oversee all aspects of the company. more

Feb 9, 2018 10:00 AM Coffee Report


Photo by Reeta Asmai/UC Davis

Espresso machine manufacturer La Marzocco recently pledged $750,000 to the University of California, Davis, to support the college’s new Coffee Center building and its coffee science research efforts. more

Jan 26, 2018 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Favorable weather and flowering trees suggest good growing conditions for arabica in Brazil, the world’s largest coffee producer. more

Dec 8, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Uganda is prepared to begin exporting coffee to Sudan after complying with that country’s new consumer protection standards. more

Dec 7, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Stand Earth organized a five-day protest against Starbucks over a 2008 promise to switch to recyclable cups. more

Dec 6, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Two pilot programs designed to trace green coffee from countries of origin are underway using new blockchain technology developed by bext360. more

Dec 5, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

US coffeehouses generated $23.4 billion in sales in 2017 but expansion slowed to 2%, the worst performance since the end of the recession. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

The Specialty Coffee Association has created a “deferred candidacy policy” for eligible World Coffee Events entrants who cannot attend international competitions based on laws, natural calamities, religious or gender restrictions in a host country. more

Nov 10, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Grounds for Empowerment, a program created by the University of Emory’s Goizueta Business School, has announced an initiative to provide more economic opportunities for female coffee growers. more

Nov 9, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Training for Nicaragua Coffee Smallholders

Photo by Monika Firl, Coop Coffees

Grow Ahead, a non-profit organization supporting small-scale coffee farmers, has begun farmer-to-farmer training in the organization’s climate resiliency program. more

Nov 9, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report


Starbucks photo

Starbucks opened its first Princi bakery location at the Starbucks Reserve Roastery in Seattle on Nov. 7. more

Nov 7, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Texas-based Chameleon is the No.1 producer of organic cold brew and one of the top three refrigerated cold brew brands in the United States. more

Nov 3, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Peru, in its first-ever Cup of Excellence, set a record for an overall price per pound during the most recent auction. In all, 19 lots were sold at an average $21.13 per pound. more

Nov 2, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Bulletproof, providers of its own roasted coffee and high-performance food and nutrition products, opened a new café in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood in late October. more

Nov 1, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

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