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Miko announces passing of its Board’s Chairman Chris Van Doorslaer

TURNHOUT, Belgium – The Euronext Brussels listed company Miko announced this morning with sadness that its Chairman of the...

OBITUARY – The Italian coffee industry mourns ARC’s President and CEO Giorgio Talso

MILAN – The President and CEO of ARC, Aziende Riunite Caffè, Giorgio Talso passed away yesterday at the end of a long illn...

Alexandre Fontana Beltrão, Ico’s longest serving Executive Director, dies at 92

LONDON, UK - Alexandre Fontana Beltrão, Executive Director of the ICO from 1 April 1968 to 30 September 1994, passed away ...

Bühler’s Executive Board member Dieter Vögtli has passed away last Friday

UZWIL, Switzerland – Bühler’s Executive Board member Dieter Vögtli has passed away last Friday, June 5, due to a short but...

OBITUARY – Goodbye Bruno Dalla Corte, a life market by a great passion: coffee

MILAN (Italy) - “My work has always been my passion – a love that started very early, when I began to work as a trainee, a...

Giuseppe De Vecchi, the founder of De Vecchi Giuseppe srl, passes away at age of 89

MILAN — Last Wednesday, at the age of 89, Giuseppe De Vecchi, founder of company De Vecchi Giuseppe srl, passed away. His ...

Former face of Colombian coffee Carlos Sánchez dies at age of 83

MILAN – Carlos Sánchez, the face of Colombian coffee for decades, has died in Medellin. He was 83. "Carlos Sanchez has lef...

Piero Bambi, the Honorary President of La Marzocco, has passed away at age of 86

FLORENCE, Italy – La Marzocco, the historical Tuscan manufacturer of espresso coffee machines, grieves its Honorary Presid...

Forrest E. Mars, Jr., businessman and philanthropist, passes away at age of 84

MCLEAN, Virginia, U.S. - With sadness, and on behalf of all Associates, Mars, Incorporated announced that Forrest E. Mars,...

Ceo of Rheavendors and former opera house manager passes away at 62

Former opera house manager Carlo Majer died yesterday after a long illness. He was 62. Born into a wealthy Milanese indust...