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Japanese UCC to invest to set up a facility in Douliu Industrial Park, Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan – The Japanese coffee company UCC Ueshima Coffee Co. has announced on Friday it will invest to set up a facility in the Douliu Industrial Park, in Taiwan. On the same day, Yunlin County Magistrate Lee Chin-yung invited UCC Coffee Taiwan Co. President Masatoshi Sugimoto to taste freshly ...

Like the flavor of coffee and chocolate?

By Lizzie Wade* As humans expanded across the world, we didn’t bring just our plants and animals. We also brought yeast. ...

Starbucks staff from 50 countries get expert tips from coffee farmers

NORTH SUMATRA, Indonesia – Located near to the famous Toba Lake in Muara sub-district, North Tapanuli district, North Sumatra, Hutaginjang village is the site of the annual Starbucks Original Experience 2017, in which some of the coffee chain's employees visit a village to gain knowledge about coffee and interact with the locals.

Philippine Government enjoin coffee stakeholders in pushing the industry forward

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines - - The Philippine Coffee industry has a strong potential to be a key player in bringing in susta...

Arabica futures soar to 15-month highs

Arabica coffee futures in New York rose to a new 15-month high on Thursday. The benchmark contract for September delivery was up 3.45 cents, or 2.3 percent, at US$1.5110 per lb – the highest ...

California farmers are trading avocados for specialty coffee beans

GOLETA, Calif., U.S. – Things aren't so easy for avocado growers in California these days. There's more competition from Mexico and less water. And the old trees just don't bear fruit like they used to. But the New York Times reports that's giving rise to a surprising new California crop: coffee.

Solok Radjo coffee from West Sumatra, Indonesia to be exported to the US

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Solok Radjo coffee, famous for its high quality, has reportedly attracted the foreign market, especia...

Yunnan should build up its own coffee brands

China's largest coffee producing city in southwest Yunnan Province played host to the first Asia Coffee Annual Conference ...

Edy Bieker wins SCAE’s Lifetime achievement award

The SCAE Excellence Awards have taken place on the stage of the Royal Dublin Society. During the most awaited specialty event of the year SCAE presented Edy Bieker with a Lifetime ...

AFCA Taste Of Harvest are coming to Stocklholm and Copenhagen

The African Fine Coffee Association Association (AFCA) has partnered with B-Open Nordic in Sweden to arrange two special e...