Posted 12 October 2018
To mark International Coffee Day this year, the International Coffee Organization (ICO) is celebrating the role of women across the value chain and calling on both public and private sectors to empower women to achieve gender equality and increase productivity, supply and sustainable consumption.
Posted 1 October 2018
The European Tea Society (ETS) is a newly formed not-for-profit organisation based in Bedford, England, whose driving principle is to create, promote and inspire excellence in the specialty tea community.
Posted 14 September 2018
The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) has partnered with the Association for Science and Information on Coffee (ASIC) to host the 27th biennial ASIC conference in Portland, Oregon.
Posted 12 September 2018
The International Coffee Organisation reports that international coffee prices continued their two-year downward trend as prices dropped 20.1% in August 2018 compared with August 2017.
Posted 10 September 2018
Starbucks Coffee opened its first store in Italy – Starbucks Reserve Roastery in Milan – today.
Posted 7 September 2018
The Coca-Cola Company has agreed to buy Costa Coffee chain for $5.1 billion (approximately £3.9 billion) including debt to extend its push into healthier drinks and take on Starbucks Coffee and Nestlé in the global coffee market.
Posted 4 September 2018
Nestlé and Starbucks Corporation today (28 August) announced the closing of the deal granting Nestlé the perpetual rights to market Starbucks Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) and Foodservice products globally, outside of the company’s coffee shops.
Posted 28 August 2018
With digestive health being one of the top functional benefits driving growth in the marketplace, Bigelow Tea has added two new turmeric creations to its 2018 tea line up.
Posted 27 August 2018
Proposition 65 is a law in California that requires the state to publish a list of chemicals known to cause cancer or birth defects or other reproductive harm.
Posted 21 August 2018
We are very pleased to announce Sean Elder, Head of Blend Development & Training for James Aimer Ltd, will be looking after the Coffee Workshop area on the final day of Tea & Coffee World Cup this by holding a number of fantastic classes.
Posted 16 August 2018
After a slight rise in May, the International Coffee Organization (ICO) reports that prices for all group indicators fell for the second consecutive month in July 2018.
Posted 8 August 2018
The first Princi standalone store in the United States is opening in the north end of downtown Seattle, Washington, on Westlake at 9th Avenue.
Posted 31 July 2018
Celebrating the launch of its new coffee brand, 1850 Coffee, The JM Smucker Company has created “Bold Pioneer,” a contest encouraging aspiring entrepreneurs to bring their bold ideas forward and allow their passions to become their purpose.
Posted 30 July 2018
TWG Tea entered the European market with the launch of two stand-alone tea salons and boutiques in the heart of London, in Knightsbridge and Leicester Square.
Posted 19 July 2018
The coffee industry has learned that Erna Knutsen, a legend in the specialty coffee industry who is credited with coining the term “specialty coffee,” passed away on 16 June, just short of age 97.
Posted 16 July 2018