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 […]

Looking Back at Let’s Talk Coffee 2014 in Panama (Photo Gallery)

Looking Back at Let’s Talk Coffee 2014 in Panama (Photo Gallery)

October 16, 2014 12:39 pm

The 12th Let’s Talk Coffee, the supply-focused event put forth by Sustainable Harvest, came and went last week in Panama. Roast Magazine was proud to […]

World-Class Graders Gather at Intelligentsia HQ for Colombia Sensory Trial

World-Class Graders Gather at Intelligentsia HQ for Colombia Sensory Trial

October 8, 2014 7:00 am

A week ago, some of the biggest names in coffee sourcing gathered at the Intelligentsia Coffee headquarters in Chicago to begin a quality analysis process that […]

Martha Stewart Puts Name Stamp on New RTD and Pre-Ground Coffee Products

Martha Stewart Puts Name Stamp on New RTD and Pre-Ground Coffee Products

September 19, 2014 9:15 am

Martha Stewart is getting into the coffee game, putting her one-and-the-same name/brand on a product called Ulivjava. The Ulivjava line includes two ready-to-drink cold coffee drinks […]

La Colombe Secures $28.5 Million Investment, Plans Coastal Expansion

La Colombe Secures $28.5 Million Investment, Plans Coastal Expansion

September 9, 2014 5:25 pm

Philadelphia-based roaster and retailer La Colombe has signed a deal for approximately $28.5 million worth of private investments, with plans to open upwards of 100 […]

Blossom One, Fuglen and Lexus Intersect Over Coffee In Tokyo

Blossom One, Fuglen and Lexus Intersect Over Coffee In Tokyo

September 9, 2014 7:41 am

At an unlikely intersection of culture, engineering and design, carmaker Lexus’ Japan branch has been getting very serious about coffee. It begins with the space, […]

Why Peter Giuliano Hates Ducks, and Other Lessons From His Reddit Takeover

Why Peter Giuliano Hates Ducks, and Other Lessons From His Reddit Takeover

September 1, 2014 8:15 am

At points a professional barista, roaster, cupper, and longtime green buyer, SCAA Symposium Director Peter Giuliano knows a thing or two about professions in coffee. In […]

Coming Soon: A World Atlas of Coffee from James Hoffmann

Coming Soon: A World Atlas of Coffee from James Hoffmann

August 6, 2014 9:59 am

James Hoffmann has just announced the release of his first book, “The World Atlas of Coffee,” scheduled for release Oct. 6 in the UK through […]

Rob Stephen to Help Lead Olam’s Specialty Business Outside the U.S.

Rob Stephen to Help Lead Olam’s Specialty Business Outside the U.S.

July 30, 2014 10:43 am

A past president of the Specialty Coffee Association of America, Rob Stephen is taking on a new role at Olam Specialty Coffee, where he will […]

August Burns Retires From Grounds for Health, Leaves Legacy of Empowerment

August Burns Retires From Grounds for Health, Leaves Legacy of Empowerment

July 16, 2014 9:40 am

August Burns retired today after 10 years as executive director of Waterbury, Vt.-based NGO Grounds for Health. Under Burns’ leadership, Grounds for Health has grown […]