San Diego’s WestBean to Open First Brick-and-Mortar Shop Downtown

San Diego’s WestBean to Open First Brick-and-Mortar Shop Downtown

August 19, 2014 11:17 am

San Diego’s WestBean Coffee Roasters is planning to open its first brick-and-mortar shop this October, in a high-traffic downtown spot on Broadway between 2nd and […]

Kaffeine Coffee and Some Big Revitalization in Downtown Indianapolis

Kaffeine Coffee and Some Big Revitalization in Downtown Indianapolis

August 18, 2014 8:01 am

The Mass Ave. district in Indianapolis has been booming in recent years with heavy investment from the city, a wave of tech companies, restaurants, bars […]

Coming to Columbus: A New Bar and Roasting HQ for Brioso Coffee

Coming to Columbus: A New Bar and Roasting HQ for Brioso Coffee

August 15, 2014 8:25 am

Cafe Brioso, a roastery and cafe that has become a downtown Columbus, Ohio, staple over the past 13 years, is hoping to dramatically increase its production […]

Inside Denver’s Newest Craft Coffee Bar, The Study at Hotel Teatro

Inside Denver’s Newest Craft Coffee Bar, The Study at Hotel Teatro

August 14, 2014 8:09 am

In restaurant conception, it’s always good to have a coffee advocate. In the case of the historic Hotel Teatro in downtown Denver, that advocate was […]

New Roaster/Retailer Elm Coffee Coming to Seattle’s Pioneer Square

New Roaster/Retailer Elm Coffee Coming to Seattle’s Pioneer Square

August 13, 2014 9:10 am

Elm Coffee, a new roastery featuring alums of Joe Coffee in New York and Stumptown Coffee Roasters, has announced plans to move into a fully renovated space […]

A Tale of Water Disasters, Michael Cera and the Randomness of Barista Life

A Tale of Water Disasters, Michael Cera and the Randomness of Barista Life

August 11, 2014 7:58 am

You’re having a rough few days on the job. Nothing is working as it should, forces beyond your control are conspiring against you, you’re tired, covered […]

South Side Specialty: Greenline Is Not Your Average High-End Coffee Bar

South Side Specialty: Greenline Is Not Your Average High-End Coffee Bar

August 7, 2014 8:34 am

A nonprofit ministry group operating in a historically low-income neighborhood on Chicago’s South Side is celebrating its biggest development project to date: a for-profit coffee and Belgian […]

Cuvée Coffee Plans Aug. 11 Opening for First Full-Fledged Austin Bar

Cuvée Coffee Plans Aug. 11 Opening for First Full-Fledged Austin Bar

August 6, 2014 8:32 am

Prominent Texas Hill Country roaster Cuvée Coffee is putting the final touches on its first full-fledged brick-and-mortar shop, which is expected to open at 2000 E. 6th […]

Kaldi’s to Help Develop Wholesale Roasting Operation for Nashville’s Frothy Monkey

Kaldi’s to Help Develop Wholesale Roasting Operation for Nashville’s Frothy Monkey

August 6, 2014 8:21 am

Nashville’s Frothy Monkey, which recently celebrated its 10th anniversary and the opening of its fourth retail bar, is launching a coffee roasting operation in partnership with […]

Korean Chain with Plans to Battle Starbucks Fined $1.88 Million for Abuse of Power

Korean Chain with Plans to Battle Starbucks Fined $1.88 Million for Abuse of Power

August 4, 2014 11:46 am

Caffe Bene, the South Korean coffee chain with plans to take on Starbucks and Dunkin’ head on in the U.S. market, has been fined $1.88 […]