Starbucks Debuts Mini Hyper-Speed Store Concept on Wall Street

Starbucks Debuts Mini Hyper-Speed Store Concept on Wall Street

April 30, 2015 9:40 am

Starbucks has opened its first “Express” store in New York, one of several express locations coming to the city as the company pilots the mini store concept. […]

Now Brewing and Ping-Ponging in D.C.’s Park View: Colony Club

Now Brewing and Ping-Ponging in D.C.’s Park View: Colony Club

April 27, 2015 11:15 am

Colony Club, a new coffee bar, craft drinks bar and ping-pongery, opened last week in Park View, an historic Washington D.C. neighborhood just north of […]

Blue Bottle and Acclaimed SF Bakery Tartine Joining Forces

Blue Bottle and Acclaimed SF Bakery Tartine Joining Forces

April 20, 2015 12:47 pm

Blue Bottle Coffee is absorbing yet another craft-focused company with a strong existing brand, beloved San Francisco bakery Tartine. The company announced the partnership today, and Oliver […]

Rise Up Coffee Roasters Opening Fourth Spot in Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Rise Up Coffee Roasters Opening Fourth Spot in Maryland’s Eastern Shore

April 7, 2015 8:20 am

Celebrating 10 years as a retailer and three years as a roaster in Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Rise Up Coffee Roasters is planning to open a […]

Buffalo’s Public Espresso Opens in Historic Hotel, Plans 3,500-s.f. Flagship

Buffalo’s Public Espresso Opens in Historic Hotel, Plans 3,500-s.f. Flagship

March 23, 2015 12:03 pm

Buffalo, New York’s Public Espresso + Coffee is greatly adding to its public presence. The small-batch roastery, founded by partners Sam Scarcello, Matt Rayburg and […]

The Martha Stewart Cafe is Happening in Chelsea

The Martha Stewart Cafe is Happening in Chelsea

March 12, 2015 11:27 am

Martha Stewart says she is living her long-time dream of opening a cafe, which she of course named Martha Stewart Cafe. In a press release […]

Long Island City’s Coffeed Opens in Manhattan and Seoul, More Coming

Long Island City’s Coffeed Opens in Manhattan and Seoul, More Coming

March 4, 2015 10:22 am

Long Island City, Queens-based roastery Coffeed (emphasis on feed) has opened its first Manhattan cafe, inside a building owned by children’s charity The New York Foundling. Coffeed […]

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 […]

ME Swing and Pueblo a Pueblo: A Case Study in Charitable Collaboration

ME Swing and Pueblo a Pueblo: A Case Study in Charitable Collaboration

February 16, 2015 1:29 pm

Donate X amount per X sold for X cause. It’s a simple enough formula, even an intuitive one in the case of giving back to […]

New Hampshire’s A&E Roastery Hoping to Break the Loyalty Pattern in Manchester

New Hampshire’s A&E Roastery Hoping to Break the Loyalty Pattern in Manchester

February 12, 2015 2:41 pm

Having called it home for two years in a previous life, I have a soft spot in my heart for Manchester, N.H., a city where the […]