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Arabica production alone is expected to exceed Brazil’s entire 2017/18 crop in what the Brazilian state forecasting agency is predicting will be a record harvest. more

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Nicaragua’s 44,000 coffee farmers are unable to reliably export coffee due to massive civil unrest that has closed transportation hubs. more

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Carimali recently launched Genius, a compact, light-weight semi-automatic coffee machine ideal for the coffee lover who wants a professional machine for their home. more

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Scientists have for the first time mapped the DNA of coffee-specific nematodes, a parasitic worm that feeds on plant roots. more

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Cold brew manufacturer High Brew, founded in 2013 by Sweet Leaf Tea founder David Smith, announced an additional $20 million round of investments. The round was led by Austin, Tex.-based Charles Street Partners. more

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Optima has pioneered a vacuum packaging alternative for coffee. The InlineCan, introduced commercially in March by NewCoffee GmbH & Co., is a carton packaging solution that protects aroma and freshness. more

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New legislation designed to overhaul the coffee industry has passed the government’s cabinet, according to a New Vision news report. The law also repeals the legal backbone of the Uganda Coffee Development Authority. more

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Quality Espresso, the largest manufacturer of professional espresso equipment in Spain, recently introduced its newest Futurmat. more

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Brewer manufacturer Wilber Curtis, in Montebello, Calif., recently launched the GemX with one-touch, icon-driven digital controls. more

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Coffee and tea soon will become traded products on the Easy Africa Commodities Exchange (EAX). more

Coffee Report

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The dynamics of flavoring are in transition as innovation presents new challenges. more

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Nestlé’s decision to purchase the perpetual rights to market Starbucks consumer and foodservice brands globally, outside the company’s coffee shops, was a bold move on the chessboard of global coffee. more

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Why, given the hundreds of studies that show coffee is good for health, did a California judge rule that coffee must be labeled a carcinogen in that state? more

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Ipanema Coffees invested $10 million in technology at its new coffee processing mill on the Rio Verde Farm, Brazil more

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Volcanic Ash Covers Prime Guatemala Coffee Lands

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A massive ash cloud from the Fuego volcano descended on coffee farms to the north and east of San Luca in Antigua forcing thousands of coffee growers to flee. more

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Sustainability is a goal that many industries, countries, institutions, and governments have been working toward with increasing intensity for the past two decades. But what does it really mean? more

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Photo by Larry Kozimor

California has repealed Proposition 65 warnings. But, squelch the impulse to cheer. It’s a repeal with a monstrous replacement. more

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Howard Schultz Steps Down

Photo courtesy of Starbucks

Howard Schultz, founder of the world’s leading retail coffee company, announced his retirement Monday in a letter to employees posted on the Starbucks website. more

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Canada levies a 10% surtax on a large selection of U.S. products - including coffee - in response to U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs. more

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The World Coffee Producers Forum, which held its first event in Medellin in July 2017 has decided to take the huge success of that global gathering to the next level. more

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  • harvesting of coffee in Vietnam near Da Lat

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    harvesting of coffee in Vietnam near Da Lat

  • Coffee beans at a plantation after rain in Vietnam

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    Coffee beans at a plantation after rain in Vietnam

  • Coffee plantation - Dalat, Vietnam

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    Coffee plantation - Dalat, Vietnam

    Coffee plantation - Dalat, Vietnam

  • Drip Black Coffee vietnamese style on balcony with alpine backgr

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    Drip Black Coffee vietnamese style on balcony with alpine backgr

    Drip Black Coffee vietnamese style on balcony with alpine background - can be used for display or montage your text (soft focus at cup)

  • Youth Invigorate US Coffee Consumption

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    Youth Invigorate US Coffee Consumption

    Cheerful woman in the street drinking morning coffee in sunshine light

  • Coffee preparation

    Photographer:Arkady Chubykin Arkady Chubykin - Fotolia

    Coffee preparation

    The coffee preparation in a white sand

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