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A huge recognition from Colombia for Italian coffee roaster Franco Bazzara

TRIESTE, Italy – Franco Bazzara was decorated with the “Cavaliere Distinguido con la Orden del Escudo de Caldas” award. The governor Carlos Alberto Piedrahito Gutiérrez from the coffee Department of Caldas in Colombia recognized in Franco – owner at Bazzara Espresso together with his brother Mauro ...

Starbucks and USAID empower thousands of Colombian coffee farmer

SEATTLE, U.S. – Coffee farmers in Colombia faced challenges maintaining their crops during the country’s 50-year civil war. An alliance between Starbucks and the U.S. Embassy, through its Agency for International Development (USAID) is now helping farmers refocus on their crops with an emphasis on coffee quality.

Climate change to be the biggest threat to coffee supply in the future

HELSINKI, Finland – “It is quite possible that by 2080 coffee will have become a rare treat for a lucky few. The biggest threat to the supply of coffee is climate change, but fortunately there is still a lot that can be done. However, the climate effort must involve everyone – governments, companies, coffee growers as well as ...

MZB Group looking to new acquisitions in Asia-Pacific, Latin America

MILAN – Italy-based global coffee roaster and marketer Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group is interested in buying a strong brand in Brazil to increase its presence in Latin America, the company’s COO Pascal Héritier said yesterday on the sidelines of a conference in Milan. Heritier said the group was looking for a brand with a good distribution network ...

UCC Coffee UK & Ireland launches unique hands-on approach to training

MILTON KEYNES, UK – UCC Coffee UK & Ireland has launched Coffee Works: Measure. Train. Excel – a unique, fresh approach to coffee training to help customers consistently deliver exceptional coffee, regardless of scale. Through its Coffee Excellence Check, the programme is able to accurately measure performance across individual ...

PJ’s Coffee Vietnam announces finalists of The Barista Competition 2017

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam – The Barista Competition for Amateurs 2017 has completed the Semi-Final round last Sunday at PJ’s Coffee Sala. The top 4 competitors from the Semi-Final will compete in the Final round on Sunday 25th March to win the awards of a Da Lat trip and a professional Barista training course from Saigon Coffee Academy.

Ernesto Illy Foundation supports the World Happiness Report 2017

NEW YORK, U.S. — The World Happiness Report 2017, which ranks 155 countries by their happiness levels, was released yesterday at the United Nations at an event celebrating International Day of Happiness. The report, the fifth one to come out since 2012, continues to gain global recognition as governments, organizations and ...

Ten Peaks Coffee announces resignation of director Donald Schroeder

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Ten Peaks Coffee Company Inc. ("Ten Peaks" or the "Company") yesterday announced that Donald Schroeder has stepped down as a director of the Company in order to pursue his other business interests. Mr. Schroeder has been a director since October 2014.

Dubai-based hospitality company Bull & Roo launches its own coffee brand

DUBAI, UAE – Bull & Roo, the Dubai-based hospitality company behind The Sum Of Us,Tom & Serg, Common Grounds, Brunswick Sports Club and Muchachas has launched its own coffee brand called Encounter. Roasted in-house at The Sum of Us, the home-grown coffee brand is made from Arabica beans sourced across South America ...

The 26th Ernesto Illy Award has winners from 3 regions in Minas Gerais

SÃO PAULO, Brazil – Minas Gerais (Brazil) demonstrated the excellence of its specialty coffees at the 26th Ernesto Illy Award for Quality Coffee for Espresso. Arabica beans from three different regions within the state were recognized as the best of the 2016/2017 crop by the illycaffè prize, which elected CBI Agropecuária, from Chapada de Minas ...