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Dan Bolton

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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Artisan factories profit using semi-automatic processing machines that create teas that closely resemble handmade. more

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Volcanic Ash Covers Prime Guatemala Coffee Lands

Photo courtesy Fincas Verdes - Specialty Coffee and Nature

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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Richard Marsham

During three decades as a product developer and troubleshooter, Nigel Melican has earned a reputation for applying an artful mastery of technology and insight that has improved tea manufacturing in 26 countries. 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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During the decade ahead, green tea production is expected to increase at three times the rate of black tea, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. more

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The world’s top tea brands each manufacture more than a million tea bags per hour. Under these conditions, flimsy tea bag materials simply won’t do. more

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Brewing the Future of Trade

Munir

Globle roster of speakers, interacting with a record number of attendees, addressed a range of concerns facing the tea industry. more

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China is now one of the world’s top arabica producing nations. more

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China and the International Coffee Organization (ICO) have been discussing membership for decades. more

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Coffee drinkers in the US reversed a six-year decline as past-day consumption rose to 64% among adults, according to the National Coffee Association. more

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Patrick P. Palej - stock.adobe.c

Plastic single-use capsules are not easily recycled, not marine compostable, and definitely not yet green. more

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Dubai forum will identify growth opportunities, sustainable development, and branding of tea for attendees from 30 countries. more

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Leonard Awarded Sanroke Award for fair and honest professional behavior. more

Coffee Report

The US Government announced it will withdraw its membership in the International Coffee Organization and from the International Coffee Agreement, a document binding producing and consuming countries. more

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A California judge has issued a ruling that coffee sold in the state must display a cancer warning label. more

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The Dubai Multi Commodities Center, the world’s leading free trade zone for commodities trade and enterprise, will host the 7th edition of its biennial two-day Global Dubai Tea Forum on April 25-26 at The Address Hotel, Dubai Marina. more

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“This business is all about establishing relationships. We are actively trading on behalf of 300 companies, large to small, and some of those relationships are 25 years in the making." more

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