Archive for June, 2015

Can Coffee Roasting be Harmful?

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

When it comes to the various jobs that are out there for the average individual, some choose to work as coffee roasters and to spend their time preparing one of the best beverages out there. There are some who will work at the job of roasting coffee beans and preparing them for consumers. Dondero wonders […]

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Say “I Love You” In Coffee

Monday, June 29th, 2015

Soon the new technology of 3-D printing will begin making a splash in coffee houses. A company has developed a sophisticated 3-D printing device called the “Ripple Maker” to print high resolution images in the foam on the top of a cup of coffee. The new Internet connected printer can transmit detailed photos or designs […]

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Starbucks to Sell Famous French Cookies in Store

Thursday, June 25th, 2015

Starbucks will be expanding their confectionery offerings in the coming months, according to a new press release. The company has announced that they’ll begin selling cookies created by Michel et Augustin, a french bakery that is beloved for their classic and contemporary cookies and whimsical packaging. The announcement of a new cookie giant in Starbucks’ […]

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Starbucks Is Getting A New Cookie Company

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Starbucks used to have a partnership with the cookie company, La Boulange, but it seems that they have gone their separate ways and found a new company to bring them their tasty cookie treats. The new company and deal that they formed is with Michel et Augustin and they are expected to hit the stores […]

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Bernardo Chua Just Keeps Going

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Some people just seem to be successful from the day that they were born. Some people seem to have all of the talent that they need to go anywhere they want to in life. Bernardo Chua is one of those people. He is the founder and C.E.O. of a big gourmet coffee company. The company […]

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Starbucks Meets Cookies

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Starbucks sure seems to do it all, don’t they? After all, they sell every imaginable type and flavor of coffee. They’ve turned things into coffee that you wouldn’t even think to do like Cotton Candy and Cinnamon Rolls! Not only that, but they also have quite the collection of bakery treats. Starbucks also offers a […]

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Restaurant Increases Profits Nearly $7,000 A Week With ‘No-Tipping’ Policy

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Alexei Beltyukov told us that Bobby Fry, owner of the Bar Marco decided to join the trend of ditching tips being done by a small number of restaurants. He turned his business into a ‘no-tipping’ policy and chose to pay his employees a higher wage. According to Fry, the results are remarkable. Fry reports that […]

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French Environmental Minister Calls For France To Quit Purchasing Nutella

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Nutella is a delicious concoction of chocolate and hazelnuts that is popular world-wide. Unfortunately they are getting some serious negative publicity as the French ecology minister, Ségolène Royal, has called for people to stop purchasing Nutella until they change their recipe. Nutella uses unsustainable palm oil in massive quantities. They, among many other companies, are […]

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Starbucks to Close its Frech Bakery Chain

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

  Today brought sad news for lovers of hand-crafted organic baked good and sweets. Starbucks announced today its intention to close all 23 of its La Boulange stores. The coffee mega-chain acquired the small San Francisco bakery about two years ago. La Boulange is a french-style bakery, known as a favorite breakfast and brunch spot […]

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More Mobile Ordering From Starbucks

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

The coffee giant Starbucks has been known to be one of the few places that you can order food online and have it ready for pick up when you get there. Up until recently, only a handful of Starbucks in very tight and certain areas had this privilege. Yet, according to an article found on […]

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