Spyhouse Coffee to Open Fourth Minneapolis Location in Warehouse District

Spyhouse Coffee to Open Fourth Minneapolis Location in Warehouse District

March 11, 2015 8:21 am

Minneapolis roaster/retailer Spyhouse Coffee is planning its fourth location, Spyhouse West, in the Brunsfield North Loop development in the city’s warehouse district. Each of Spyhouse’s […]

Inside Zagat’s 2015 Coffee Consumer Trends Survey

Inside Zagat’s 2015 Coffee Consumer Trends Survey

March 2, 2015 12:38 pm

Google-owned restaurant review surveyor Zagat has released its third annual National Coffee Survey, including some illuminating results on how much U.S. consumers are willing to pay for […]

Coming to Columbus: Mission Coffee Co.’s Roastery and Education Lab

Coming to Columbus: Mission Coffee Co.’s Roastery and Education Lab

February 17, 2015 10:46 am

Mission Coffee Co., which has helped drive Columbus, Ohio, coffee culture since opening a Short North shop in 2012, plans to open a coffee education and […]

Affluent Chicago ‘Burb Evanston Wants to Give Some Coffee Business a Sweet Deal

Affluent Chicago ‘Burb Evanston Wants to Give Some Coffee Business a Sweet Deal

February 2, 2015 12:34 pm

Evanston, Ill., an affluent North Chicago suburb and home to Northwestern University, is just begging for a new coffee roaster/retailer to move in. The city […]

Bow Truss Coffee’s Windows Covered with Anti-Gentrification Signs in Chicago

Bow Truss Coffee’s Windows Covered with Anti-Gentrification Signs in Chicago

January 28, 2015 11:36 am

Unknown protesters twice last week posted hand-made signs on the windows of Chicago’s Bow Truss Coffee Roasters Pilsen neighborhood shop, with race-related and anti-gentrification messages. […]

New Brewing in Cincy: Collective Espresso’s Second Neighborhood Bar

New Brewing in Cincy: Collective Espresso’s Second Neighborhood Bar

January 22, 2015 8:00 am

After providing coffee-sacred ground in Cincinnati’s Over-the-Rhine district for espresso and manual coffee drinkers for the past two years, the team behind Collective Espresso has […]

Fireside Slurping at Peace Coffee’s New Minneapolis Skyscraper Bar

Fireside Slurping at Peace Coffee’s New Minneapolis Skyscraper Bar

January 13, 2015 10:05 am

Minneapolis-based Peace Coffee has opened its third retail location, on the first floor of the city’s second tallest building, the Capella Tower. The skyscraper, which originally […]

Greater Cincy’s Carabello Coffee to Expand Roastery and Flagship Bar

Greater Cincy’s Carabello Coffee to Expand Roastery and Flagship Bar

January 7, 2015 10:07 am

Cincinnati-area roastery and retailer Carabello Coffee has secured more than $40,000 through Kickstarter, with plans to buy and renovate its existing headquarters building for expansion. […]

2014 Year in Review: Retail and Barista News

2014 Year in Review: Retail and Barista News

December 26, 2014 8:10 am

If anything, 2014 has proven that the North American retail market has opportunities for growth in all directions. As big chains plowed forward with obsessive retail […]

Citing Growth Elsewhere, Peet’s Bugs Out of Key Rust Belt Markets

Citing Growth Elsewhere, Peet’s Bugs Out of Key Rust Belt Markets

December 17, 2014 11:22 am

Peet’s Coffee & Tea has pulled the plug on all its remaining Ohio, Michigan and Pennsylvania stores, many of which had been open a year […]