With record-setting prices for all of its last five auctions, Alliance for Coffee Excellence delivered over $3 million dollars in gross auction revenue for its combined 123 winning Cup of Excellence coffees.
45 producers and 56 lots of specialty grade coffee will be joining the first Singapore (Micro-Lot) Specialty Coffee Auction organised virtually by the Singapore Coffee Association.
The SCA has announced that the 2021 Specialty Coffee Expo scheduled to take place in New Orleans in April will be postponed to 30 September – 3 October 2021.
European Speciality Tea Association has launched an online introductory tea education seminar, TEA 101, in collaboration with Australian Tea Masters.
What makes a virtual event a worthy substitution for the real thing? Between myself and T&CTJ editor Vanessa Facenda, we’ve attended a significant amount of virtual events this year alone and have compiled some ‘dos and don’ts below — that is, sort of a ‘what works well’ based on our experiences.
In its latest report, the International Coffee Organisation (ICO) revealed that all group indicator prices rose in August 2020 for the second consecutive month.
Allegra’s survey of over 3,000 UK consumers has revealed that going to a café or coffee shop was the most popular outing made (after visiting family and friends) since the UK’s national lockdown was eased on 4 July 2020.
The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) has cancelled the World of Coffee Warsaw trade show scheduled to take place 15-17 October in Warsaw, Poland due to ongoing health and safety concerns relating to Covid-19.
In her new role, CC Su will support the expansion of ACE’s Sensory Educational Training (SET) programme, oversee, and assist farmer outreach and the retention and development of ACE membership throughout the region.
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