Announcements

Special Offer Of Support For Roasters

CYA is Asset Tracking and Service Management Software is designed for Coffee People by Coffee People. As a way to build future value in the midst of this unprecedented global pause, we are offering Roasters and Service Companies the use of CYA Basic Software at no charge to clean up your list of capital assets, survey your deployment and plan for greater efficiency when your business ramps up.

“I’m Not A Barista” Non-Profit Organization Connects Roasters, Baristas And Coffee Lovers Worldwide With #Brewathome Campaign

Covid-19 has threatened many coffee businesses, leaving coffee lovers wondering how they can support their local roasters and baristas. I’M NOT A BARISTA, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting coffee professionals, has launched the #brewathome social media campaign to connect coffee roasters and baristas to consumers at this challenging time. By encouraging coffee lovers to brew safely at home through the #brewathome campaign, I’M NOT A BARISTA is helping people find connection to others while staying safe.

World Tea Conference + Expo Postponed

The 18th World Tea Conference + Expo, presented by Questex Hospitality Group, is heading to Denver, Colo., June 8-11, 2020, at the Colorado Convention Center. The event will feature more than 200 exhibits and hundreds of new tea products, 50+ educational sessions and workshops, 65 speakers and an industry awards ceremony.

Coffee Co- Packing: New Facility Now Open In Cincinnati

Oakley Artisan Roasters, a Cincinnati based Artisan Coffee Roastery, Tolling, and Cold Brew Company has opened a new facility in Cincinnati, Ohio. The focus of the new 6500 sq ft facility is to help regional and local coffee shops and roasters to produce canned and kegged cold brew, as well as roasting and packaging ground or whole bean for their private label needs.

Fazenda Sets New Bar For Customer Service In The Specialty Coffee Category

Fazenda Coffee, a specialty coffee roaster dedicated to crafting the finest quality coffee, has established itself as the leading customer service focused roaster in New England. In addition to providing its customers with the highest-quality, close-to-harvest coffee beans, Fazenda ensures a smooth, worry-free coffee program for a growing number of cafes, restaurants, bakeries, luxury hotels, and other high-end establishments.

Portland Coffee Roasters Raises Record Amount From Sales Of Its Holiday Roast, Donates More Than $10,000 To Escuela de Caficultura School Of Agriculture In Guatemala

For the past dozen years, Portland Coffee Roasters has sponsored a fundraising campaign featuring its annual Holiday Roast, donating a percentage from the sales of the coffee to a select non-profit organization. The 2019 campaign, which concluded on Dec. 31, raised more than $10,000 –– $2,000 above its goal –– for Escuela de Caficultura, a school of agriculture in Huehuetenango, Guatemala, that teaches the essential knowledge and skills needed for coffee production.