Starbucks’ new Digital Traceability tool takes customers on a virtual expedition to meet farmers, roasters and baristas and explore coffee-growing regions around the world.
The Coffee Association of Canada (CAC) will hold its first virtual conference from 6-7 October 2020, which will focus on finding the positive as leaders in the coffee industry share data and insights.
Starbucks and Nestlé have introduced a variety of new coffees in multiple formats for consumers to enjoy at home.
Dunkin’ is making its pumpkin flavoured coffee, espresso and spiced drinks available from 19 August.
US, Ohio-based Spritz Tea has updated its branding as well as adding two new shelf-stable sparkling teas to its product lineup.
Tea enthusiasts, can you ever imagine walking into your favourite tea shop and purchasing a “Single Origin Tea from Oregon” or a “Single Estate Tea from California?” At one time, this may have been an utterly nonsensical thought, but apparently, a viable tea-growing industry in the United States is in fact possible.
Florida-based company Erika’s Tea Room has launched Erika’s Tea Room Scones – a new secondary business that bakes and ships thousands of Erika’s Tea Room’s ‘Florida Famous Scones’ in tea party gift boxes.
Portland coffee businesses Catalyst Trade and Extracto Coffee Roasters have teamed up to raise money to benefit Portland Street Medicine, a non-profit helping the homeless community obtain food, emergency medical care and essential supplies.
The International Coffee Organisation (ICO) reported that prices for all coffee groups rose in July 2020 following three months of declines, though the largest month-on-month increase occurred for Brazilian Naturals.
US, Colorado-based Wild Barn Coffee uses just three organic ingredients for its Nitro Cold Brew coffee, which is designed to ‘boost energy, promote overall well being and aid in post-fun activity.’
The New Orleans-based coffeehouse has sustained growth momentum throughout 2020 – opening six new locations since March, with eight more scheduled to open their doors within the next two months.
RGC Coffee has received the 2020 Specialty Coffee Association Sustainability Award in the Project category for its project “Las Manos del Café”.