Sacramento’s The Trade Combines Coffee and Co-Working in Hybrid Model

Sacramento’s The Trade Combines Coffee and Co-Working in Hybrid Model

March 24, 2015 2:44 pm

At some point, we’re going to need a name for the modern coffee shop/office hybrid: the retail spaces designed for business incubation and meetings that […]

Richmond Roastery Blanchard’s Coffee Celebrates 10 Years with Rebranding

Richmond Roastery Blanchard’s Coffee Celebrates 10 Years with Rebranding

March 23, 2015 2:00 pm

For its 10-year anniversary, Richmond, Va.-based Blanchard’s Coffee Roasting Co. has unveiled a complete rebranding, as well as a quality-focused consolidation of its roasted coffee […]

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 […]

Now Roasting in South Philadelphia’s Point Breeze: Other Animal

Now Roasting in South Philadelphia’s Point Breeze: Other Animal

March 20, 2015 1:59 pm

Diverging slightly from a career in restaurants and foodservice, Daniel Westiner has created his own small-batch commercial roasting operation, Other Animal Coffee Roasters, in South Philadelphia’s Point Breeze […]

Oceana Coffee Opens Second Shop in SE Florida’s Budding Specialty Market

Oceana Coffee Opens Second Shop in SE Florida’s Budding Specialty Market

March 20, 2015 11:06 am

At only three years old, Oceana Coffee is something of a specialty pioneer in Southeast Florida, particularly in Palm Beach County. Owners Scott and Amy […]

The 2015 Roasters Choice Champion on Competition, Roasting and Losing a Mentor

The 2015 Roasters Choice Champion on Competition, Roasting and Losing a Mentor

March 19, 2015 11:11 am

The Roasters Choice competition takes place largely behind the metaphorical curtain, with coffees roasted in advance of the U.S. Coffee Championships weekend. As Brandon Despain of […]

Behmor Unveiling ‘Connected’ Roaster and Brewer Models

Behmor Unveiling ‘Connected’ Roaster and Brewer Models

March 17, 2015 12:45 pm

Home coffee equipment maker Behmor has refashioned its popular 1-pound-capacity 1600 roaster with app-integrated technology. The company recently unveiled the “1600 Connected” model at the […]

One Roaster’s 66-Page Manifesto on Modulating the Flavor Profile of Coffee

One Roaster’s 66-Page Manifesto on Modulating the Flavor Profile of Coffee

March 13, 2015 7:33 am

Experienced roasters always seem to be toeing the line between, to borrow a phrase, the known knowns and the known unknowns. That toeing is reflected […]

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 […]

Dallas-Based Noble Coyote Plans Growth from New Expo Park Roastery

Dallas-Based Noble Coyote Plans Growth from New Expo Park Roastery

March 11, 2015 7:47 am

East Dallas-based Noble Coyote Coffee Roasters has plans to relocate its roasting operation to Exposition Park. The Noble Coyote move is a big win for the […]