Stumptown Coffee Majority Stakeholder TSG May Be Negotiating Sale

Stumptown Coffee Majority Stakeholder TSG May Be Negotiating Sale

May 11, 2015 11:31 am

The private-equity investment group that owns a majority stake in Stumptown Coffee Roasters is working on a potential deal to sell, according to a Wall Street […]

Chinese Roaster DTS8 Relocating Headquarters to Vancouver from Shanghai

Chinese Roaster DTS8 Relocating Headquarters to Vancouver from Shanghai

May 5, 2015 4:26 pm

Chinese green coffee importer and roaster DTS8 Coffee Company today announced plans to relocate its corporate headquarters from Shanghai to Vancouver, British Colombia, citing plans […]

After More Than a Century in California, Farmer Brothers Plans North Texas Move

After More Than a Century in California, Farmer Brothers Plans North Texas Move

April 29, 2015 11:23 am

After 102 years in California, Farmer Brothers Coffee plans to move into a new $40 million corporate headquarters in Denton County, Texas, on the North […]

The Best of the Best of Coffee’s B Corps

The Best of the Best of Coffee’s B Corps

April 16, 2015 12:56 pm

Two coffee companies have made the relatively short annual list of companies from throughout the world identified by public benefit company certifier B Corporation as being […]

SCAA, Roast Magazine and Pacific Bag Team Up for 2015 Roaster Research

SCAA, Roast Magazine and Pacific Bag Team Up for 2015 Roaster Research

April 14, 2015 1:44 pm

Roast Magazine often receives highly specific inquiries from existing or potential coffee business owners. Inquiries like, “How many commercial roasteries opened in the U.S. last year?” or, […]

Coffee Kids Programming Reviving with Neumann Foundation Partnership

Coffee Kids Programming Reviving with Neumann Foundation Partnership

April 14, 2015 10:08 am

Coffee Kids is alive. The 27-year-old nonprofit organization committed to improving the livelihoods among coffee farm community families in Latin America has signed a memorandum […]

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 […]

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 […]

At $3.48 Billion, Coffee Jumps to Second Place in U.S. Specialty Food Sales

At $3.48 Billion, Coffee Jumps to Second Place in U.S. Specialty Food Sales

April 9, 2015 7:19 am

Specialty coffee has jumped frozen meats, poultry and seafood to become the second-highest specialty food category in terms of sales, according to a new report […]

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 […]