The Risk-Filled Ride Begins for Vancouver’s Timbertrain Coffee Roasters

The Risk-Filled Ride Begins for Vancouver’s Timbertrain Coffee Roasters

April 1, 2014 12:22 pm

Three young Vancouver entrepreneurs with a shared childhood fascination with trains have opened the doors to Vancouver’s Timbertrain Coffee Roasters in the historic Gastown neighborhood. […]

Peet’s and Pandora Partnership Plan Plays to Patrons’ Musical Palates

Peet’s and Pandora Partnership Plan Plays to Patrons’ Musical Palates

March 25, 2014 11:32 am

Peet’s Coffee & Tea and the music streaming service Pandora are teaming up for a Peet’s-branded radio station that will be played at all its […]

NZ Group to Expand Esquire Coffee Houses Throughout Canada

NZ Group to Expand Esquire Coffee Houses Throughout Canada

March 19, 2014 11:36 am

The publicly traded New Zealand company that owns most of the global brand rights for Esquires Coffee Houses has plans to expand the retail chain […]

At Consumers’ Requests, Starbucks Finally Adds Tipping System to iPhone App

At Consumers’ Requests, Starbucks Finally Adds Tipping System to iPhone App

March 13, 2014 11:29 am

With untold bajillions of sales on a daily basis, Starbucks has arguably become the world’s biggest beta testing lab for quick-service POS operations. (more: Starbucks Baristas […]

Elegant Taste: Pilot Coffee Roasters’ Must-See Tasting Room

Elegant Taste: Pilot Coffee Roasters’ Must-See Tasting Room

March 7, 2014 11:39 am

Toronto’s Pilot Coffee Roasters, the 2014 Roast Magazine Micro Roaster of the Year, has in its three years made education and outreach a core component […]

Must-See Video: Phil & Sebastian’s Winning Approach to Cafe Design

Must-See Video: Phil & Sebastian’s Winning Approach to Cafe Design

February 6, 2014 11:46 am

Hanging inside the latest coffee shop from Calgary-based Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters is a large yellow neon sign that reads, “A neon sign for […]

Melbourne’s Code Black Coffee is Coming to North America

Melbourne’s Code Black Coffee is Coming to North America

February 4, 2014 1:22 pm

One of Melbourne’s hottest roasteries and coffee shops, Code Black Coffee is coming to Montreal, with one shop soon to open and two more in […]

Phil & Sebastian Roastery to Anchor Foodie Mall in Historic Calgary Building

Phil & Sebastian Roastery to Anchor Foodie Mall in Historic Calgary Building

December 11, 2013 1:50 pm

A roastery and bar from venerable Calgary-based Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters will be at the heart of a new foodie destination in an historic […]

Coffee Shops May Be Unknowingly Serving FDA-Targeted Trans Fats

Coffee Shops May Be Unknowingly Serving FDA-Targeted Trans Fats

November 8, 2013 12:19 pm

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration sent out a huge warning shot to food producers yesterday, proposing regulations that would ban trans fats. While the proposed ban […]

Free Coffee, Anyone? Lessons From a Cross-Canada Chemex Tour

Free Coffee, Anyone? Lessons From a Cross-Canada Chemex Tour

October 30, 2013 11:33 am

By Chris Tellez of Working Coffee You wouldn’t think it difficult to give away a cup of good coffee. Considering how widely we consume it, […]