A Tractor-Inspired Farmspresso Machine from the Espresso Parts Custom Shop

A Tractor-Inspired Farmspresso Machine from the Espresso Parts Custom Shop

April 17, 2015 12:47 pm

In and around a renovated warehouse outside Sydney, Australia, The Grounds of Alexandria is many things: vegetable farm; restaurant; bar; bakery; coffee roastery, training lab and science […]

Dalla Corte Introduces New Double Grinder, the DC Two

Dalla Corte Introduces New Double Grinder, the DC Two

April 17, 2015 11:09 am

Milan-based espresso equipment manufacturer Dalla Corte has introduced the DC Two grinder to its catalogue. The DC Two effectively replaces the DC II as Dalla […]

Shiny New Products at the 2015 SCAA Expo in Seattle

Shiny New Products at the 2015 SCAA Expo in Seattle

April 12, 2015 3:53 pm

As the 27th annual Specialty Coffee Association of America Event winds down today in Seattle, it is safe to say the wheels of commerce have […]

The Future of Whole Bean Ordering May Be In this Pourover Brewer

The Future of Whole Bean Ordering May Be In this Pourover Brewer

April 7, 2015 9:32 am

As we prepare to pore over hundreds of new and improved coffee-related products at the upcoming SCAA expo, New York-based startup Quirky has released an […]

New Scales Coming to Market: The Acaia Lunar and the Hario V60 Metal

New Scales Coming to Market: The Acaia Lunar and the Hario V60 Metal

April 3, 2015 11:01 am

Two weigh scale manufacturers are releasing new models designed with the barista community in mind. The Acaia Lunar Acaia, makers of the elegantly designed Acaia […]

Major Changes Coming to the 2016 World Barista Championship

Major Changes Coming to the 2016 World Barista Championship

March 27, 2015 3:00 pm

Major changes are coming to the World Barista Championship format beginning in 2016, including a single grinder limitation, a new espresso machine model and a new “milk […]

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 […]

La Marzocco Unveils a Mini Model of the Linea Classic for High-End Home Use

La Marzocco Unveils a Mini Model of the Linea Classic for High-End Home Use

March 24, 2015 11:16 am

La Marzocco today introduced a home version of one of one of the commercial coffee industry’s iconic espresso machines, the Linea Classic. The Linea Mini […]

Behmor Unveiling ‘Connected’ Roaster and Brewer Models

Behmor Unveiling ‘Connected’ Roaster and Brewer Models

March 17, 2015 12:45 pm

Home coffee equipment maker Behmor has refashioned its popular 1-pound-capacity 1600 roaster with app-integrated technology. The company recently unveiled the “1600 Connected” model at the […]

Single Cups and Workplace Coffee in the NCA’s 2015 Consumer Trends Report

Single Cups and Workplace Coffee in the NCA’s 2015 Consumer Trends Report

March 17, 2015 11:39 am

Single-cup brewing systems are continuing their meteoric rise, while workplace coffee may provide one of the industry’s biggest opportunities for development. This according to the […]