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Tega Cay aims to be the first Coffee Bean City, but that has nothing to do with brewing coffee

TEGA CAY, SC (WBTV) – Something is brewing in the town of Tega Cay. City leaders hope to promote positivity in the community with a program known as “Be a Coffee Bean.” Tega Cay City Manager Charlie Funderburk said, like many people, city workers collapsed in 2020. “It really messed up our culture,” Funderburk said. […]

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Breakfast, lunch and coffee roasting will be available at the second Inkwell

The former Subway store made famous as the place where then-Indiana University student Jared Fogle ate while losing hundreds of pounds is being transformed into a second location for Inkwell Bakery and Cafe . “Pavilion Properties contacted us,” said Abby Stemler, co-owner of Inkwell. “It’s a great and often overlooked place.” The place is at […]

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Hutton Settlement Students Start Coffee Roasting Subscription Business

The smell of coffee wafts over the picturesque grounds of Hutton Settlement from a small brick building tucked away behind the campus cottages. Inside, three teens from the children’s home have been working for months to perfectly roast three different types of coffee that they will start selling this month as HOPE Neighborhood Roasters. Hutton […]

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Smart Sandbox Coffee Bean Roaster

Sandbox is a new smart phone-connected coffee bean roaster that comes with its own companion app allowing you to adjust the settings to get the perfect coffee roast you desire. If you’ve been roasting your coffee beans in a pot or pan, it might be time to upgrade your process and use the smartphone-controlled Sandbox […]

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Ann Arbor Coffee Roasting Co. to Take Over Former State Street Espresso Royale Location

ANN ARBOR, MI – A new roasting store occupies space that previously housed an Espresso Royale location in downtown Ann Arbor. The city’s Historic District Commission on Thursday approved plans for The Ann Arbor Coffee Roasting Co. to renovate 322 South State Street. Espresso Royale had occupied this space until it closed during the coronavirus […]

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Jump in the prices of set coffee beans to strain until your morning brew

A surge in green coffee prices may soon begin to trickle down to the costs consumers pay for their daily dose of caffeine, in the latest sign of how hot commodity markets are affecting the wider global economy. . Coffee bean prices in international markets have skyrocketed as the crops of Brazil’s main producer were […]

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Indonesian exports of Robusta coffee beans from Sumatra in June down 56.5% according to government data

JAKARTA, July 1 (Reuters) – Indonesia’s Lampung province exported 6,608.8 tonnes of Sumatra robusta coffee beans in June, data from the local trade office showed on Thursday, down 56.5 percent from the same month last year. The South Sumatra region is currently in the main coffee harvest period, which has boosted supply, but exporters often […]