Meet the 23-Year-Old Behind the Farmer-Concerned Snack Brand Cherry Hero

Meet the 23-Year-Old Behind the Farmer-Concerned Snack Brand Cherry Hero

March 25, 2015 11:48 am

  In 2012, David Boyle met a group of Ethiopian coffee farmers  while visiting Durban, South Africa. The farmers had relocated because they had been unable to […]

Raleigh’s Slingshot Coffee Continues Growth Pattern with $400,000 Investment

Raleigh’s Slingshot Coffee Continues Growth Pattern with $400,000 Investment

March 11, 2015 9:05 am

A tremendous achievement for a first-time competitor — or for any competitor, really — Jenny Bonchak recently placed second in the US Brewers Cup in […]

The Origin-Focused Preview of SCAA 2015 in Seattle

The Origin-Focused Preview of SCAA 2015 in Seattle

March 9, 2015 10:26 am

By Michael Sheridan of CRS Coffeelands Blog The 27th SCAA Event opens one month from today, which means it’s time for my annual SCAA preview and […]

Say Hello to the 2015 U.S. Coffee Championship Winners

Say Hello to the 2015 U.S. Coffee Championship Winners

February 23, 2015 3:06 pm

A massive assortment of coffee talent gathered in the Long Beach (Calif.) Arena this past weekend for the 2015 U.S. Coffee Championships, where some heavy hardware […]

Coffee Crafters Launches Small-Quantity Green Coffee Resale Operation

Coffee Crafters Launches Small-Quantity Green Coffee Resale Operation

February 11, 2015 1:03 pm

Coffee Crafters, makers of the Artisan line of coffee roasters, has launched a green coffee resale operation designed for small-quantity buyers. President and Founder Ken Lathrop tells Daily […]

A Q&A With the Inventor of the Bullet 1kg Roaster, Coming Soon (Hopefully)

A Q&A With the Inventor of the Bullet 1kg Roaster, Coming Soon (Hopefully)

February 4, 2015 11:37 am

When a prototype for the Bullet coffee roaster made its first public appearance last march, the coffee forums went bonkers (Home Roasters, Home Barista, Coffee Geek, […]

Wilbur Curtis Announces Executive-Level Changes for Kevin and Michael Curtis

Wilbur Curtis Announces Executive-Level Changes for Kevin and Michael Curtis

February 4, 2015 9:36 am

Fourth-generation, family-run brewing equipment manufacturer Wilbur Curtis has announced that Kevin Curtis has been promoted to president and CEO, succeeding his father, Chairman of the Board […]

Businessman Part of Green Coffee Craze Reaches $9 Million FTC Settlement

Businessman Part of Green Coffee Craze Reaches $9 Million FTC Settlement

January 27, 2015 11:57 am

Lindsay Duncan, a Texas businessman who capitalized on the green coffee weight loss fad, has reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission, agreeing that […]

Remembering Organic Coffee Pioneer and Cafe Femenino Founder Garth Smith

Remembering Organic Coffee Pioneer and Cafe Femenino Founder Garth Smith

January 14, 2015 4:29 pm

A pioneer in the cultivation and trade of organic specialty coffee, Garth Smith passed away early Sunday, January 11, at age 68, following a battle […]

A Chat with Cup of Excellence Co-Founder and True Coffee Pioneer Susie Spindler

A Chat with Cup of Excellence Co-Founder and True Coffee Pioneer Susie Spindler

December 23, 2014 8:07 am

Maybe it’s from breathing the fresh Rocky Mountain air of her Missoula, Mont., home, but Susie Spindler is something of a specialty coffee pioneer. Since […]