The U.S. Aeropress Championship Lets Down its Hair In Seattle

The U.S. Aeropress Championship Lets Down its Hair In Seattle

April 23, 2014 8:55 am

Now in its third year as a real thing in this country, the United States Aeropress Championship is coming to Stumptown’s Seattle roastery at 1115 […]

Brooklyn Roasting Helping Pilot To-Go Cup Sharing Program

Brooklyn Roasting Helping Pilot To-Go Cup Sharing Program

April 23, 2014 8:12 am

Brooklyn Roasting Company is helping to pilot test a new reusable to-go cup program that aims to reduce paper and plastic waste throughout New York. The […]

Purina to Win the U.S. Cat Cafe Race with New York Pop-Up this Week

Purina to Win the U.S. Cat Cafe Race with New York Pop-Up this Week

April 22, 2014 8:13 am

It didn’t take the cat cafe concept long to go corporate. As part of a marketing event called the 28 Day Challenge, animal food maker Purina […]

Boston’s Barismo Relocates Roastery to Somerville Farm-to-Table Food Hub

Boston’s Barismo Relocates Roastery to Somerville Farm-to-Table Food Hub

April 21, 2014 11:36 am

Boston-area roaster Barismo has moved its roasting and wholesale headquarters into a brand new Somerville space, described by primary tenant Aeronaut Brewing Company as an incubator […]

Groundwork Coffee Secures Multi-Year Deal with the Los Angeles Convention Center

Groundwork Coffee Secures Multi-Year Deal with the Los Angeles Convention Center

April 18, 2014 8:45 am

Los Angeles-based Groundwork Coffee Company has inked a multi-year deal with the Los Angeles Convention Center to supply coffee for all the venue’s retail kiosks […]

Radio Coffee & Beer Hoping to Make Waves in ‘New South Austin’

Radio Coffee & Beer Hoping to Make Waves in ‘New South Austin’

April 17, 2014 12:41 pm

An Texas musician with roots in Seattle coffee is hoping to be like the Willie Nelson of the South Austin coffee world. “We want all […]

Caffe Ibis Founder Randy Wirth Dies Following Crash with Alleged Drunk Driver

Caffe Ibis Founder Randy Wirth Dies Following Crash with Alleged Drunk Driver

April 15, 2014 9:46 am

Randy Wirth, who founded Logan, Utah-based Caffe Ibis with his wife Sally Sears in 1976, has died from injuries suffered during a vehicle crash last […]

Is This Hot New All-You-Can-Drink App a Threat to Quality Differentiation?

Is This Hot New All-You-Can-Drink App a Threat to Quality Differentiation?

April 14, 2014 12:17 pm

A new subscription-based app, Cups, is giving consumers nearly unlimited coffee and espresso drinks at coffee shops throughout New York for as little as $45 […]

Denver’s Huckleberry Roasters Opens Bar Inside Old Shipping Crates

Denver’s Huckleberry Roasters Opens Bar Inside Old Shipping Crates

April 11, 2014 11:02 am

A mere four months after opening its flagship shop and roastery and bar on Pecos St., Denver’s Huckleberry Roasters has opened its second retail shop, […]

These Stunning Coffee Maps of Brooklyn, San Francisco and Cambridge Are Just the Beginning

These Stunning Coffee Maps of Brooklyn, San Francisco and Cambridge Are Just the Beginning

April 10, 2014 1:53 pm

Some of the brightest minds at MIT are using Google technology to create extraordinarily beautiful, and even useful, maps of independent coffee shops for cities […]