Owner of Aptly Named Criminal Coffee Sentenced for Conspiracy and Fraud

Owner of Aptly Named Criminal Coffee Sentenced for Conspiracy and Fraud

June 20, 2014 11:05 am

Cory Eglash, the former owner of a San Juan Island, Wash., coffee shop called Criminal Coffee, has been sentenced to prison after after collecting more than $42,000 […]

Starbucks to Pay Baristas’ Tuitions, But There Are Strings Attached

Starbucks to Pay Baristas’ Tuitions, But There Are Strings Attached

June 17, 2014 1:25 pm

In one of the company’s biggest press barrages to date, Starbucks yesterday announced a partnership plan with Arizona State University that will reimburse college students […]

Say Hello to Handlebar, Seattle’s Newest Bike-Based Popup

Say Hello to Handlebar, Seattle’s Newest Bike-Based Popup

June 10, 2014 10:08 am

Coffee and bikes: They go together like a horse and carriage. In the case of Seattle’s newest mobile bar, Handlebar Coffee, the horses are co-founders David […]

Product Buzz: Cannabis Coffee is Coming

Product Buzz: Cannabis Coffee is Coming

June 3, 2014 10:14 am

A Washington state man is hoping to capitalize on two of the state’s most beloved retail products: coffee and weed. Adam Stiles of Longview is […]

Washington Retailer The Woods Introduces Roasting Operation

Washington Retailer The Woods Introduces Roasting Operation

May 30, 2014 11:16 am

Bellingham, Wash.-based The Woods Coffee today announced that all of its 14 Whatcom County retail locations will for the first time be selling house-roasted coffees. […]

Retail Design Notes: The Streetscape Coffee Shop Parklet

Retail Design Notes: The Streetscape Coffee Shop Parklet

April 29, 2014 12:25 pm

Not sure what to do with that awkward public space in front of your shop? Maybe it’s time for a parklet. The parklet concept is not […]

A Look Back at A Really Big SCAA 2014 in Seattle (Plus Photo Gallery)

A Look Back at A Really Big SCAA 2014 in Seattle (Plus Photo Gallery)

April 28, 2014 1:08 pm

We’re still waiting to hear the final tally of guests to this year’s Specialty Coffee Association of America show at the Washington State Convention Center, […]

Say Hello to Your 2014 U.S. Barista and Brewers Cup Champions: Ghambari and Goldsworthy

Say Hello to Your 2014 U.S. Barista and Brewers Cup Champions: Ghambari and Goldsworthy

April 27, 2014 8:38 pm

Laila Ghambari of Seattle’s Cherry Street Coffee in Seattle, a business owned by her family, has won the 2014 U.S. Barista Championship. The finals were […]

Introducing the 2014 U.S. Barista Championship and Brewers Cup Finalists

Introducing the 2014 U.S. Barista Championship and Brewers Cup Finalists

April 26, 2014 7:37 pm

Say hello to the 2014 United States Barista Championship finalists, all of whom emerged from an incredibly talented field of 24 baristas competing over the […]

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 […]