Crimson Cup Opens $1.1 Million Roasting and Distribution HQ in Columbus

Crimson Cup Opens $1.1 Million Roasting and Distribution HQ in Columbus

January 29, 2015 11:28 am

Ohio’s Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea has opened a new $1.1 million, 20,000-square-foot roasting and distribution facility in Columbus, more than doubling the company’s production […]

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. […]

Just Love Coffee Roasters Building First Three Stores in Major Expansion Plan

Just Love Coffee Roasters Building First Three Stores in Major Expansion Plan

January 27, 2015 2:45 pm

Murfreesboro, Tenn.-based roastery and retailer Just Love Coffee Roasters is readying three new shops for opening, with ambitious franchising plans for approximately 150 locations, primarily […]

Meet Beachcomber Coffee: Energy-Efficient Roasting in Vancouver

Meet Beachcomber Coffee: Energy-Efficient Roasting in Vancouver

January 27, 2015 11:03 am

At the gateway of the Sunshine Coast in Southwestern British Colombia, in the small town of Gibsons, is a cafe that any Canadian of a certain […]

Vandals Strike SE Portland Roastery Cellar Door Coffee

Vandals Strike SE Portland Roastery Cellar Door Coffee

January 24, 2015 2:35 pm

Seven-year-old SE Portland roaster Cellar Door Coffee was vandalized prior to opening on the morning of Thursday, Jan. 22. According to a FOX12 Oregon report, […]

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 […]

Santa Barbara’s The French Press Has Plans for Nearly 2,000-Square-Foot Goleta Space

Santa Barbara’s The French Press Has Plans for Nearly 2,000-Square-Foot Goleta Space

January 21, 2015 2:35 pm

Five-year-old Santa Barba high-end retailer The French Press has signed a lease for a nearly 2,000-square-foot space in Goleta. Radius Commercial Real Estate & Investments, […]

Kopi Luwak vs. Geisha at Temple Coffee’s Most Controversial Cupping

Kopi Luwak vs. Geisha at Temple Coffee’s Most Controversial Cupping

January 19, 2015 10:46 am

On January 9, venerable Sacramento roaster/retailer Temple Coffee tweeted about a “controversial cupping.” One of our more interesting, and definitely most controversial public cupping will […]

Multinational Tea Company Ito En to Acquire Distant Lands Coffee for $82 Million

Multinational Tea Company Ito En to Acquire Distant Lands Coffee for $82 Million

January 19, 2015 9:17 am

  Japan-based Ito En has begun filing to acquire U.S.-based roaster and importer Distant Lands Coffee Company in a deal worth a reported $82 million. Distant Lands […]

Coffee Chaff Roast Duck? Check Out this Amazing Coffee Menu in Hawaii

Coffee Chaff Roast Duck? Check Out this Amazing Coffee Menu in Hawaii

January 14, 2015 11:41 am

Daylight Mind, the roastery, coffee school and upscale beachside restaurant in the Kona region of Hawaii, has created a wildly ambitious coffee menu, incorporating every […]