A genetic map of Coffea arabica is now available for all to share. more


Martin Bauer Group has announced the appointment of Ennio Ranaboldo as its new president of Martin Bauer Inc., the wholly owned US subsidiary based in Secaucus, NJ. more


Starbucks’ Arrival May ‘Wake Up’ Italy

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Starbucks’ announcement that it would open a roastery in Milan prompted skepticism in the mainstream media. In an informal survey, however, Italian importers, roasters, and café owners, support for the retailer’s arrival was nearly unanimous. more


Italian roasting giant Lavazza recently acquired 80% interest in Kicking Horse Coffee, a popular roastery in British Columbia. more

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