Australia’s Sasa Sestic is the 2015 World Barista Champion

Australia’s Sasa Sestic is the 2015 World Barista Champion

April 12, 2015 7:47 pm

Australian Sasa Sestic of Ona Coffee has been named 2015 World Barista Champion, leading an impressive field of finalists, including Charles Babinski of G&B Coffee in […]

Stranded Yemeni-American Trying to Flee Civil War for U.S. Coffee Events

Stranded Yemeni-American Trying to Flee Civil War for U.S. Coffee Events

March 30, 2015 12:56 pm

A Yemeni delegation scheduled to represent the Yemen coffee industry at multiple U.S. events this April is reportedly stranded, struggling to flee the country amid […]

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 […]