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Croatia introduces new special tax on roasted coffee, extracts and concentrates

ZAGREB, Croatia – Croatia 's government has announced it will increase excise duties on coffee, as well as cigarettes, alc...

Class action lawsuit filed in California accuses Starbucks of bait-and-switch scheme

MILAN – Last month, a Californian woman filed a class action lawsuit against Starbucks for allegedly tricking customers on...

Colombia launches $60 million coffee fund to support prices, boost quality

MILAN – In a bid to help coffee farmers improve their revenues, Colombia is launching a special fund worth 218 billion pes...

Nama urges micro market exemption from DC cashless retail ban

CHICAGO, U.S. — NAMA ’s Manager of Government Affairs, Wes Fisher, testified on February 13 before the Washington, DC City...

Ftc acts to shut down ‘Success by Health’ instant coffee pyramid scheme

WASHINGTON, U.S. – A federal court granted the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC)request to temporarily shut down an alleged...

Ivs Group reports on reduction and reimbursement of the Italian antitrust fine

GRANDUCHY OF LUXEMBOURG – IVS Group S.A. informs that it received on January 15th, 2020, a communication from the Italian ...

Fda to investigate the safety of caffeine in food products for kids

SILVER SPRING, Maryland – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that, in response to a trend in which caffe...

Scotland considers an additional charge on disposable coffee cups

EDINBURGH, Scotland – Applying a charge of at least 20p to 25p on every disposable cup is one of the recommendations put f...

Coca-Cola and Monster Beverage announce decision by arbitration panel

ATLANTA & CORONA, Calif., U.S. – An arbitration tribunal of the American Arbitration Association has informed The Coca...

Here is how coffee products were exempted from Proposition 65 warnings

MILAN – California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) approved a new regulation exempting coffee f...