Deer Busts Through Front Door of New York Coffee Shop (video)

Deer Busts Through Front Door of New York Coffee Shop (video)

June 4, 2014 10:26 am

A young deer running at full tilt through downtown Kingston in Upstate New York ended his urban adventure by busting through the glass door of […]

Square Enters Lending Game with ‘Easy-to-Understand’ Square Capital

Square Enters Lending Game with ‘Easy-to-Understand’ Square Capital

May 28, 2014 4:25 pm

San Francisco-based Square today launched Square Capital, a small business loan program that they say gives retailers like coffee shops access to funds in “a […]

Steady Growth Leads to Cafe Grumpy’s ‘Grand’ Opening

Steady Growth Leads to Cafe Grumpy’s ‘Grand’ Opening

May 16, 2014 11:39 am

New York’s Cafe Grumpy has officially opened inside the Lexington Passage at the Grand Central Station. Much has been made of the symbolic significance of […]

Square Ditches Wallet App in the Increasingly Competitive Mobile Loyalty Segment

Square Ditches Wallet App in the Increasingly Competitive Mobile Loyalty Segment

May 13, 2014 1:07 pm

Payment system Square has ditched its Wallet app and introduced a new pay-ahead app called Order, a move some technology experts say a sign of a technology […]

Brooklyn Roasting Helping Pilot To-Go Cup Sharing Program

Brooklyn Roasting Helping Pilot To-Go Cup Sharing Program

April 23, 2014 8:12 am

Brooklyn Roasting Company is helping to pilot test a new reusable to-go cup program that aims to reduce paper and plastic waste throughout New York. The […]

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 […]

Is This Hot New All-You-Can-Drink App a Threat to Quality Differentiation?

Is This Hot New All-You-Can-Drink App a Threat to Quality Differentiation?

April 14, 2014 12:17 pm

A new subscription-based app, Cups, is giving consumers nearly unlimited coffee and espresso drinks at coffee shops throughout New York for as little as $45 […]

These Stunning Coffee Maps of Brooklyn, San Francisco and Cambridge Are Just the Beginning

These Stunning Coffee Maps of Brooklyn, San Francisco and Cambridge Are Just the Beginning

April 10, 2014 1:53 pm

Some of the brightest minds at MIT are using Google technology to create extraordinarily beautiful, and even useful, maps of independent coffee shops for cities […]

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 […]

Giant Mystery Brewer Makes You Network Before You Drink

Giant Mystery Brewer Makes You Network Before You Drink

April 8, 2014 3:03 pm

The Singapore Economic Development Board has created one of the wildest brewing units the world has ever seen: the hulking Coffee Connector. Debuting at the Economist […]