Meet The Incoming Members Of The Sca’s Trade Guilds

As 2020 nears its end, a wave of peaceful transitions of power is gently cascading over the trade guilds of the global Specialty Coffee Association. The Coffee Roasters Guild, the Barista Guild and?


Americans Still Drinking 3 Cups Per Day, But More At Home, Nca Report Shows

Results from a new poll led by the National Coffee Association has shown that the COVID-19 pandemic has not changed the amount of coffee Americans drink. While regular coffee drinkers are holding s?


Relief Effort Underway For Rwanda Coffee Communities Ravaged By Floods

While much of the international media was devoting its attention to COVID-19 in early May, various coffee-growing regions throughout East Africa were being hammered by steady downpours, flash flood?


The New Pallet Coffee Roastery And Hq Is Fully Jacked In Vancouver

With a production roastery, a training area and an expansive retail bar covering some 7,000 square feet, the newest location of Pallet Coffee Roasters is all jacked up in Vancouver, B.C. One block ?


With $25 Million Credit Line, Nkg Launches Global Farmer Support Initiative

Germany?s Neumann Kaffee Gruppe (NKG), which owns 49 coffee-related companies in 27 countries, has launched a long-term, bank-backed sustainability initiative called NKG Bloom. At the center ?


Little Ghost Coffee Roasters Conjures Up New Coffee Bar In Columbus, Ohio

The Brothers Drake Meadery in Columbus, Ohio, is haunted, but in the best possible way. It will soon become the not-so-spooky new retail home of Little Ghost Coffee Roasters, After an unceremonious?


Thousands Protest In Kaffa, Ethiopia, As Coffee?s Origin Is Politicized

Kaffa, Ethiopia: The people here carry their identity close to the bone, pride pulsing with their blood — and never was this clearer than on the days of Nov. 7-11, 2018, when they staged peaceful p


Climate Change Will Be Disastrous to Ethiopian Coffee Industry Without Intervention

In Ethiopia, the native birthplace of arabica coffee, as much as 59 percent of the country’s current coffee production area could become unsuitable for coffee growing by the end of this century due to the effects of climate change, according to research published today in Nature Plants.


Megadeth Bassist’s Ellefson Coffee Co. Opening First Café, In Minnesota

Dave Ellefson, bassist for the seminal American thrash metal band Megadeth, has since early 2016 been selling roasted, whole-bean coffees under the brand name Ellefson Coffee Co. through an online


Amazon Has Started Selling its Own Happy Belly Brand Coffee

Amazon has quietly introduced its own coffee brand, called Happy Belly, promising online shoppers ?artisan, small batch roasted blends like those found at your favorite neighborhood coffee sh…

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