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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]