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Chip Wann recently stepped up to become chief operating officer at Royal Cup, Inc. He will guide the Royal Cup’s strategic growth, manage all aspects of day-to-day business and personnel decisions. Read more

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Starbucks recently opened the fifth in its series of high-end Reserve roasteries, this time in Tokyo. Read more

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New Starbucks Roastery in NYC

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Starbucks Reserve Roastery New York swung open its doors Dec. 14 at 61 Ninth Avenue in the city’s Meatpacking District. Read more

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Starbucks Opens in Italy

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Starbucks opened its much-anticipated Reserve Roastery in Milan, Italy, today to choruses of cheers and critiques. Read more

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Keurig Green Mountain will build a new roasting and packaging facility in South Carolina. Once completed, the plant will create 500 new jobs locally. Read more

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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. Read more

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

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Farmer Bros. Co. recently opened for business in Northlake, Texas, with a new 538,000-sq.-ft. facility that serves as company headquarters and roasting facility. Read more

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Costa Roastery 2017

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Costa Coffee, one of the largest coffee brands in the United Kingdom, recently began roasting at its new facility in Basildon, Essex. The new facility is designed to quadruple Costa’s roasting capacity each year. Read more

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Starbucks pulls shot in Italy

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By late 2018, coffee lovers in espresso-mad Milan will be able to get their shot at Starbucks’ Reserve Roastery. Read more

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California-based company will spend $58 million to build an East Coast roastery and create 135 new jobs. Read more

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Managing the entire length of a coffee chain is a business bet that is paying off for a Brooklyn roastery, its two farms, and mill and warehouse in Brazil and a coffee shop in the heart of New York City. Read more

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Audun Sørbotten was a very successful roaster from Lillehammer, Norway, when love struck and he moved to his wife’s native Poland. He opened a small roastery in Bydgoszcz where locals favored a dark roast robusta with warm water poured over it. Read more

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The first international Starbucks Roastery and Reserve Tasting Room will open in Shanghai, China in late 2017. Read more

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    The Starbucks Reserve Roastery New York City is shown early in the morning of Friday, December 14, before opening to the public. (Joshua Trujillo, Starbucks)

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    Starbucks Roastery photographed on March 10, 2016. (Joshua Trujillo, Starbucks)

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