Vladislav Vorotnikov

Despite fierce attempts by local businessmen to revive the industry it is hard to conclude things are going well. Still, a few dozen tea-growing companies remain in Sochi. Read more


Ukraine’s coffee houses are struggling for survival due to an economic crisis, armed conflict that embroils the eastern portion of the country, and a sharp decrease in the purchasing power of virtually everyone. Read more


Siberia’s Traveler’s Coffee weathered the economic winter of 2008 to emerge as Russia’s national specialty coffee chain. Read more


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