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Emo Band Coheed and Cambria Now Have a Coffee Roast Brand

When it comes to rock and coffee bands, there is no shortage of crossovers. Kirk Hammett of Metallica had his own blend with Dark Matter coffee. Korn, Green Day, Mastadon, Judas Priest, Aerosmith, have all had a special collaboration with branded coffee over the years. Not to mention virtuoso guitarist-turned-roaster Paul Wagoner and Nightflyer Roastworks […]

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The Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Co. joins the Perry Hotel Key West in Florida

Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Co. opens its first out-of-state location at the Perry Hotel in Key West. // Rendered courtesy of The Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Co. The Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Co. in Detroit is heading for a warmer climate with its first out-of-state location in Key West, Florida. Scheduled to open in April […]

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How do you know when you need to upgrade your coffee roasting space?

Realizing that you need to move to a bigger roasting space is a good problem to have. This shows that your business is doing well and that you are selling enough coffee to be profitable. Once you reach that point, however, you need to consider what a more suitable frame might look like. Many roasters […]

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Coeur d’Alene-based videographer turns to coffee roasting during pandemic

After Max Lathrop was fired from a wedding photography and film business amid the coronavirus pandemic in April, he found a way to channel his creative side into a new venture. Lathrop, who has over a decade of experience in videography and graphic design, launched Rebel Joe Coffee, an artisanal micro roaster based in Coeur […]

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Queen Coffee Bean at High Point works to help the community ‘one cup at a time’

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the history’s timestamp to see when it was last updated. HIGH POINT, NC – It’s a simple drink that’s loved. Although coffee beans are the base, the mixture with other ingredients is really what makes coffee. […]

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Laid-off worker launches coffee roasting business in Orange County

TRABUCO CANYON, Calif.—At the start of 2020, Azerone Perkins was looking forward to its best year yet. He had just been given a company car to use, along with a big performance-based raise, by a Southern California company that supplied cold brew coffee to tech companies and theme parks. Business was booming and the future […]