My Summer Vacation: A Coffee Journal by Michael Sheridan

My Summer Vacation: A Coffee Journal by Michael Sheridan

August 20, 2014 8:46 am

Some people go to a lake in the Northwoods; others pack up the minivan and head to a Disney resort; others yet gaze upon Mount Rushmore, […]

Roaster Matthew Algie to Lead Six-Figure Assistance Program in Eastern Uganda

Roaster Matthew Algie to Lead Six-Figure Assistance Program in Eastern Uganda

August 19, 2014 8:26 am

Scottish roasting company Matthew Algie has secured “six-figure” assistance to help coffee growers in the Mount Elgon region in Eastern Uganda, improving farming practices and creating […]

Michigan’s Paramount Coffee Announces Multimillion Dollar Expansion

Michigan’s Paramount Coffee Announces Multimillion Dollar Expansion

August 14, 2014 7:42 am

Lansing, Mich.-based Paramount Coffee plans to greatly expand its manufacturing, distribution and shipping operations with the acquisition of a new 58,000-square-foot facility and an expansion to […]

Roast Development Time and the Prerequisite for Any Successful Roast

Roast Development Time and the Prerequisite for Any Successful Roast

August 12, 2014 12:40 pm

by Scott Rao Over the past decade as a consultant, I’ve had the opportunity to cup thousands of roast batches from more than two dozen machines, […]

Direct Trade Fast Food Coffee? Chick-Fil-A Announces Deal with Thrive

Direct Trade Fast Food Coffee? Chick-Fil-A Announces Deal with Thrive

August 12, 2014 10:46 am

The fast food coffee wars escalated this morning when Chick-fil-A announced it is partnering with Thrive Farmers Coffee to offer what the chicken empire is […]

Cuvée Coffee Plans Aug. 11 Opening for First Full-Fledged Austin Bar

Cuvée Coffee Plans Aug. 11 Opening for First Full-Fledged Austin Bar

August 6, 2014 8:32 am

Prominent Texas Hill Country roaster Cuvée Coffee is putting the final touches on its first full-fledged brick-and-mortar shop, which is expected to open at 2000 E. 6th […]

The New Pornographers Really Love Coffee, Collaborate with Intelligentsia

The New Pornographers Really Love Coffee, Collaborate with Intelligentsia

August 1, 2014 3:04 pm

When you’re up until 3 a.m. every day and then sleep in a strange hotel room or in the back of a bus en route […]

Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah, Here I am at Sierra Nevada

Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah, Here I am at Sierra Nevada

July 31, 2014 1:58 pm

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company was started by a pair of home brewers out of a love for good beer and has over many years grown […]

Look How Small This Grown Man Appears Next to This Giant Roaster

Look How Small This Grown Man Appears Next to This Giant Roaster

July 23, 2014 1:00 pm

Lincoln & York, one of Europe’s largest private-label roasting and packaging companies, has just installed this 600-kilo behemoth manufactured by Brambati at its North Linconshire, […]

Milwaukee Roasteries Anodyne and Stone Creek Ink High-Profile Retail Deals

Milwaukee Roasteries Anodyne and Stone Creek Ink High-Profile Retail Deals

July 22, 2014 11:42 am

Two growing Milwaukee roasteries have in recent days announced plans to move into two of the city’s most high-profile destinations. The Milwaukee Public Market yesterday […]