The Green Coffee Company (GCC), a Legacy Group portfolio company, has closed its initial US$9.6 million Series B funding round and now has over 180 individual investors in the business. Read more
Austin-based coffee start-up Brewbike has raised more than US$3 million in its latest bridge fund round.
The Specialty Coffee Association’s (SCA) United States edition of Sensory Summit has revealed some of the speakers who will be presenting at the event, hosted at UC Davis from 4 to 6 February 2022.
Bellwether Coffee has launched its latest impact program, Roast Accelerator, which offers minority-owned coffee retailers a Bellwether Roaster with no start-up costs, subsidised financing, and full access to support services.
The world’s largest pure-play coffee and tea company, JDE Peet’s, is among seven new commitments United States Vice President Kamala Harris has announced to support economic development in northern Central America.
The federal government has presented Vanusia Nogueira as Brazil’s candidate for Executive Director of the International Coffee Organization (ICO).
Elmiro Alves do Nascimento from Santiago Farm, in Olegário Mariano, Minas Gerais, won the Coffee of The Year Award with a score of 90.83 points at the Brazil International Coffee Week (BICW).
After attracting visitors from more than 58 countries in last year’s virtual edition, the BICW returned from 10 to 12 November in a hybrid format, in person or online.
Coffee producer Vitor Marcelo de Queiroz Barbosa from the farm Fazenda Cachoeira in Carmo do Paranaíba with the origin denomination of the Region of Cerrado Mineiro won first place in the Cup of Excellence – Brazil 2021.