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2014-04-22 23:12:39

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Launches New Biodegradable Coffee Bags as Part of ProductBio’s Inaugural “Clear and Green” Campaign La Jolla, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 In celebration of Earth Day, specialty coffee retailer, Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, announced its participation in the first ever “Clear and Green” campaign, aimed at providing transparency about where products originate and how they are produced. The campaign, hosted by ProductBio, is working with local businesses in...

2014-04-22 08:36:18

Convenient new soft mesh pouch uses less packaging and lets consumers smell the aroma of fresh-roasted coffee PORTLAND, Ore., April 22, 2014 Boyd's Coffee(®) is launching a new generation of single-cup coffees for brewers that accept K-Cup(®) portion packs.* The cups' soft mesh filter offers the same convenience as other single cups, only with significantly less packaging than the traditional rigid-side format. The mesh filter also enables coffee drinkers to experience the...

2014-04-21 12:25:39

The Intersection of Coffee Culture and Motion Picture in the Heart of New York NEW YORK, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Illy, the leader in coffee culture and innovator of coffee products, is inspiring creativity through the Tribeca Film Festival utilizing the art form of stop-motion animation while also providing a venue for film industry insiders and enthusiasts to discuss their creativity over illy coffee. The Tribeca Film Festival runs from April 16-27, 2014. As official coffee...

2014-04-17 23:03:14

In-demand research report “Global Beverage Forecasts March 2014” drawn up by Canadean is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, Asia is forecast to drive the global beverage industry growth in the coming years. London, UK (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Today’s economic environment is still rather gloomy in Eurozone and western countries. Fortunes will likely be mixed for the world beverage industry in the years ahead, but emerging markets continue to hold enormous...

2014-04-17 12:30:00

LONDON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Hot Drinks in the United Kingdom, Euromonitor Internationalhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/packaging/hot_drinks_packaging_united_kingdom.htmlAlthough technically returning to growth in the middle of 2013, the UK economy achieved at best no more than a 1% GDP gain but was able to narrowly avoid a triple-dip recession. The unemployment rate fell over the year, which, along...

Global Coffee Production Sees A Decline In Shade Grown Varieties
2014-04-17 05:18:22

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Shade grown coffee is grown under a canopy of trees – a technique hailed as environmentally friendly and sustainable for maintaining plant and animal life around the coffee plantation. While the land dedicated to shade grown coffee has increased in recent decades, the ratio of shade grown coffee to more intensive and less eco-friendly grown coffee has dropped significantly since 1996, according to a new study published on Wednesday...

2014-04-16 20:21:35

Farmer Brothers Releases 2013 Sustainability Report TORRANCE, Calif., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demonstrating an ongoing commitment to sustainability, Farmer Bros. Co. (NASDAQ: FARM) has released its 2013 Sustainability Report, highlighting the company's approach to scaling sustainability, supporting communities, reducing energy/water usage, and reducing waste. The report serves as a summary of the impact of activities and initiatives undertaken by Farmer Brothers at home and...

2014-04-16 12:32:25

AMSTERDAM, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTZ Certified is launching a three-year initiative in Turkey aimed at bringing sound sustainability standards to hazelnut farming. A pilot project will be implemented across three hazelnut producing regions in the country; Trabzon and Giresun in the Northeast, and Duzce in the Northwest; where about 175 farmers are expected to take part. UTZ members such as Migros/Delica AG, Natra and REWE Group are actively collaborating in this...

2014-04-14 12:30:34

Iconic Coffee Maker Debuts New Brand Identity to Inspire a New Generation NORTHFIELD, Ill., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a world where coffee seems to have become a symbol of status, Maxwell House is redefining its 121-year-old brand by re-grounding America in what is truly good about coffee. As consumers continuously seek things in life that are described as awesome, amazing or incredible, Maxwell House is making itself more relevant to a new generation by reminding people just...

2014-04-10 23:29:14

Vermont-based nonprofit Food 4 Farmers is working with Root Capital, a nonprofit social investment fund, on an innovative new program to promote commercial beekeeping as an alternative source of income for small-scale coffee farmers. The program was launched under Root Link, a three-year initiative designed to strengthen the financial management of smallholder producer organizations, and is now being expanded under the program’s region-wide Coffee Farmer Resilience Initiative....


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.