The story of the SCA white papers begins with the Millennium Development Goals
(MDGs) ratified by the United Nations in the year 2000.
The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) has launched its Coffee Price Crisis Response Initiative, and has announced a new Executive Director.
The story of the SCA white papers begins with the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) ratified by the United Nations in the year 2000. These eight goals were designed to serve as a global, collective agenda for sustainability, and they were simultaneously ambitious and broad – for example, “Eradicate Extreme Poverty and Hunger” was number one.
I recently returned from my annual trip to Costa Rica for Sintercafé, where I experienced my second earthquake (fortunately, this one was registered only 5.3 compared with last year’s 6.5), but I digress…
International coffee prices have recently hit their lowest levels for 12 years, and for many farmers the levels mean they cannot cover their production costs.
I’m not really a ready-to-drink consumer, either tea or coffee, but apparently, I’m in the minority.
Between 16-18 November, Ketan Patel, director, Jalinga Tea, West Bengal, India, urges the world to join him in improving the lives of Assam tea estate workers and their children at the first Jalinga Charity Tea Run.
Quality water is essential to achieve the perfect cup of coffee and tea. However, the methods to accomplish this and the environmental impact must be taken into consideration, and creating this balance is not easy.
Bird & Wild coffee have been awarded the Global Impact Award for their coffee produced in partnership with the RSPB.
Premium tea maker Stash Tea is celebrating one year as a B Corp Certified company by redesigning its packaging.
Pack Expo International 2018, organized by PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, opens 14 October and runs through 17 October at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois.