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Specialty Coffee Expo and Re:co Symposium canceled, both return to New Orleans in 2021

MILAN – The Specialty Coffee Association announced Tuesday the cancellation of the 2020 Expo and Re:co due to the outbreak...

Costa closes all its UK shops a few hours before Government’s lockdown order

LONDON, UK – Costa Coffee was the latest major chain to announce the closing of all of its stores on Monday, a few hour be...

Study confirms all Arabica coffee diversity is derived from a single ancestral plant

PORTLAND, OR, U.S. – A new study published today used modern genetics tools to trace the history of the Coffea arabica spe...

Starbucks believes in China and announces state-of-the-art facilty in Kunshan

MILAN – In a sign of hope for the future, Starbucks Coffee Company has announced an investment of approximately $130 milli...
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Sca announces postponement of World Coffee Championships due to Covid-19 pandemic

MILAN – The Specialty Coffee Association (Sca) has announced the postponement of the 2020 World Barista Championship and W...

Umeko Motoyoshi: «I want women and gender minorities to thrive and be themselves»

MILAN - We have spoken directly with Umeko Motoyoshi, founder of the coffee sustainability platform @wastingcoffee and aut...

British Coffee Association provides case studies of positive work in sustainability

MILAN – Since the British Coffee Association (Bca) launched the Sustainability Mission in 2018, sustainability has been fr...

Nicola Fabbri unveils the Italian Wave of coffee-based drinks in this exclusive interview

MILAN – We often talk about waves when we refer to the biggest changes in the way coffee is made and consumed. Not surpris...

La Marzocco Linea Mini in the limelight in Walmart Super Bowl commercial

MILAN – La Marzocco Linea Mini was featured in the Walmart commercial aired during the 2020 Super Bowl held Sunday night a...

Christina Meinl, the new Sca President: «Coffee has become a true lifestyle»

RIMINI – At the Sca Presidency Party, hosted in the prestigious setting of the Grand Hotel Rimini, the newly elected Sca P...