Big Names, New Gear and Nyeri Updates at Counter Culture’s Revamped ‘Pro Dev’ Series

Big Names, New Gear and Nyeri Updates at Counter Culture’s Revamped ‘Pro Dev’ Series

April 16, 2014 5:22 pm

Counter Culture Coffee is introducing its revamped “Pro Dev” workshop and lecture series at each of its regional training centers, including fancy guests, brand new […]

A Discovery Channel: Looking Back At CoffeeCon Chicago 2014

A Discovery Channel: Looking Back At CoffeeCon Chicago 2014

April 14, 2014 10:45 am

Talking to visitors at the consumer show CoffeeCon this past weekend at the Zhou B Art Center on Chicago’s near South side, I heard countless […]

Consumer-Focused CoffeeCon Coming to Chicago, More Cities to Follow

Consumer-Focused CoffeeCon Coming to Chicago, More Cities to Follow

April 9, 2014 2:50 pm

CoffeeCon, a consumer-focused daylong trade show now in its third year, is coming to Chicago this Saturday, April 12. Show director and coffee industry veteran Kevin […]

Blue Bottle Acquiring L.A.’s Handsome Coffee and Subscription Service Tonx

Blue Bottle Acquiring L.A.’s Handsome Coffee and Subscription Service Tonx

April 7, 2014 1:02 pm

Blue Bottle Coffee, which recently secured its second major cash infusion in as many years, is buying Handsome Coffee’s flagship Los Angeles roastery and bar, as […]

Startup Coffee Flour Hopes to Turn Processed Cherries Into Big Business

Startup Coffee Flour Hopes to Turn Processed Cherries Into Big Business

April 3, 2014 3:32 pm

A Seattle startup working with a pair of the world’s largest coffee companies is hoping to turn a product called Coffee Flour — milled from […]

Peet’s and Razorfish Create Groundbreaking Model for E-Commerce

Peet’s and Razorfish Create Groundbreaking Model for E-Commerce

April 1, 2014 3:25 pm

Peet’s Coffee & Tea and and digital marketing and technology company Razorfish have entered into an agreement that could revolutionize e-commerce development through profit-sharing. The pay-for-performance […]

Some of Specialty’s Brightest Minds to Gather at the Coffee Summit in NYC

Some of Specialty’s Brightest Minds to Gather at the Coffee Summit in NYC

March 31, 2014 10:51 am

Monday, April 7, Edible Manhattan and espresso machine manufacturer Breville are teaming up to present The Coffee Summit, a day-long program of panel discussions and […]

Coffee Professional Leads Relief Effort in Oso Mudslide Aftermath

Coffee Professional Leads Relief Effort in Oso Mudslide Aftermath

March 28, 2014 3:29 pm

A coffee professional in Snohomish County, Wash., is using his gifts as a latte artist to help raise awareness and cash to help victims of […]

“Connected by Coffee” Documentary to Make Screen Debut April 2

“Connected by Coffee” Documentary to Make Screen Debut April 2

March 27, 2014 10:59 am

“Connected by Coffee,” a new film that documents the human relationships between coffee farmers, buyers, roasters and consumers, is set to premier in Indianapolis on […]

On Marketplace vs. Origin: ‘Like It or Not, We Are All in This Together’

On Marketplace vs. Origin: ‘Like It or Not, We Are All in This Together’

March 26, 2014 12:10 pm

We spend a lot of editorial energy on this site covering issues related to origin, and more specifically, issues that affect the smallholder farmers on […]