Report: Climate Change May Cut Available Coffee Growing Land in Half by 2050

Report: Climate Change May Cut Available Coffee Growing Land in Half by 2050

December 18, 2014 12:36 pm

The amount of suitable land for growing coffee on a global scale could be cut in half by 2050, with key growing regions in Brazil […]

Berlin Roaster Finds 73 Pounds of Cocaine in Brazil Coffee Container

Berlin Roaster Finds 73 Pounds of Cocaine in Brazil Coffee Container

December 18, 2014 10:42 am

An unnamed Berlin coffee roaster opened a recently arrived green coffee container from Brazil to find 33 kilos (approximately 73 pounds) of cocaine, according to […]

Citing Growth Elsewhere, Peet’s Bugs Out of Key Rust Belt Markets

Citing Growth Elsewhere, Peet’s Bugs Out of Key Rust Belt Markets

December 17, 2014 11:22 am

Peet’s Coffee & Tea has pulled the plug on all its remaining Ohio, Michigan and Pennsylvania stores, many of which had been open a year […]

Keurig Green Mountain Buyer Lindsey Bolger to Receive CQI’s 2015 Leadership Medal

Keurig Green Mountain Buyer Lindsey Bolger to Receive CQI’s 2015 Leadership Medal

December 17, 2014 9:01 am

The Coffee Quality Institute has announced that Lindsey Bolger, vice president of coffee sourcing and excellence at Keurig Green Mountain, will be receiving the group’s […]

26-Year-Old Nonprofit Coffee Kids to Suspend Programming Beginning Jan. 1

26-Year-Old Nonprofit Coffee Kids to Suspend Programming Beginning Jan. 1

December 16, 2014 10:19 am

Coffee Kids, the nonprofit that has for 26 years been working to improve the lives and livelihoods of coffee farming families, has announced it is […]

Remembering Espresso Equipment Pioneer Bruno Dalla Corte

Remembering Espresso Equipment Pioneer Bruno Dalla Corte

December 15, 2014 2:25 pm

Known for his unrivaled work ethic, youthful spirit and ingenuity in espresso machine design, Bruno Dalla Corte passed away Saturday, Dec. 13, after a prolonged illness. […]

Coffee Industry Pair Curates Recipes from Big Name Chefs for Sandy Relief

Coffee Industry Pair Curates Recipes from Big Name Chefs for Sandy Relief

December 15, 2014 11:36 am

A pair of of coffee people from Denville, N.J.-based coffee equipment installation and maintenance specialists John Larkin Co. has released Savoring the Shore, a cookbook with […]

Farm to Fashion: Check Out These Designer Totes with Upcycled Coffee Sacks

Farm to Fashion: Check Out These Designer Totes with Upcycled Coffee Sacks

December 9, 2014 12:56 pm

Kara Greenblott has been living and working in Africa, Central America and Southeast Asia for the good part of two decades, primarily concerning herself with food […]

Czech Out these Photos From the 2014 Prague Coffee Festival

Czech Out these Photos From the 2014 Prague Coffee Festival

December 4, 2014 12:13 pm

Coffee in Prague has come a long way in a short time, thanks in large part to a community of roasters and baristas that’s been galvanized by […]

International Buyers Shatter Record Prices at Brazil Cup of Excellence Auction

International Buyers Shatter Record Prices at Brazil Cup of Excellence Auction

December 3, 2014 5:44 pm

Twenty one coffees from Brazil recently shattered previous auction price highs at the Brazil early harvest pulped naturals Cup of Excellence auction, operated by the Alliance […]