Massimo Zanetti Opens 58,000-Square-Foot Vietnam Roasting Plant

Massimo Zanetti Opens 58,000-Square-Foot Vietnam Roasting Plant

November 26, 2014 12:06 pm

Banking on long-term growth in the Asian market throughout its brand spectrum, Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group has cut the ribbon on a multimillion dollar roasting […]

How the FDA’s Revised Menu Labeling Rule May Affect Coffee Shops

How the FDA’s Revised Menu Labeling Rule May Affect Coffee Shops

November 25, 2014 3:15 pm

The FDA today released an updated rule on its menu nutrition labeling requirements, one that has much broader implications than initially expected. The labeling requirements, including calorie counts, were initiated […]

In Case You Missed Your Screening, ‘A Film About Coffee’ Is Now Streaming

In Case You Missed Your Screening, ‘A Film About Coffee’ Is Now Streaming

November 25, 2014 1:01 pm

Since its big-screen world premier at the time of the SCAA 2014 Event this past April in Seattle, the team behind the exquisite “A Film […]

WCE to Debut SCAA Symposium-Like Event Re:co in June 2015

WCE to Debut SCAA Symposium-Like Event Re:co in June 2015

November 25, 2014 11:36 am

In collaboration with the Specialty Coffee Association of America and the Specialty Coffee Association of Europe, World Coffee Events is this year debuting a program […]

Kohi Labs is Fine-Tuning a Stainless Steel Fabric Filter for Aeropress

Kohi Labs is Fine-Tuning a Stainless Steel Fabric Filter for Aeropress

November 21, 2014 1:05 pm

With manual brewing devices, the filter oftentimes represents the only opportunity for after-market additions that can significantly affect the cup. The Aeropress is one such […]

Mondelez Backing Up Sustainability Talk with Third-Party Auditing Partnership

Mondelez Backing Up Sustainability Talk with Third-Party Auditing Partnership

November 19, 2014 1:31 pm

Mondelez International, the world’s second largest coffee company in terms of sales revenue, is for the first time entering into a third-party auditing partnership for its existing […]

La Marzocco Banking on High-End Home Brewing Growth with New Home Division

La Marzocco Banking on High-End Home Brewing Growth with New Home Division

November 18, 2014 4:58 pm

Espresso machine manufacturer La Marzocco has launched La Marzocco Home, a new business unit based in the company’s Seattle offices that sells direct to consumers. […]

Creating Differentiation Through Quality Awards in Mantiqueira de Minas, Brazil

Creating Differentiation Through Quality Awards in Mantiqueira de Minas, Brazil

November 18, 2014 12:07 pm

Growers and sellers in a region of Brazil’s Minas Gerais are organizing to promote the quality of their coffees, last week holding the first annual Mantiqueira […]

Coffee Prices Hit 2.5-Year High, While Brazilian Expert Skeptical About 2015/16 Crop

Coffee Prices Hit 2.5-Year High, While Brazilian Expert Skeptical About 2015/16 Crop

November 17, 2014 9:24 am

The average price of coffee worldwide reached its highest in more than two-and-a-half years in October, with weather conditions in Brazil continuing to affect commodity […]

Opinion Letter from Colombia’s FNC on the Emerging Institutional Uncertainty

Opinion Letter from Colombia’s FNC on the Emerging Institutional Uncertainty

November 13, 2014 11:39 am

A reasonably contentious situation has emerged in the Colombian coffee sector, following a leaked Presidential commission report that suggested the need for widespread reforms among […]