Archive for the ‘Coffee Industry’ Category

Getting Away From K-Cups for Regular Ground Coffee: Growing Trend?

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

You can go into any coffee shop nowadays selling products and you’ll find a range of K-cups that can be used in any pod coffee machine. While this option was massively popular years ago, it is slowly decreasing in its popularity because of the expense and environmental effects. K-cups cost, on average, four times the […]

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Drinking Coffee Can Add Years To Your Life

Friday, March 10th, 2017

Many of us feel guilty about having a cup of coffee in the morning. However, there is no need for you to feel bad about having coffee. In fact, a study done by the Stanford University School of Medicine showed that people who drink coffee can live a longer life. The study showed that coffee […]

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Ho Ho Ho! Starbucks Delivers First Iced Coffee Holiday Drink Ever

Friday, February 17th, 2017

It’s fondly labeled the Spiced Sweet Cream Nariño 70 Cold Brew, and it’s coming to a Starbucks near you very soon. Coffee lovers are excited for the popular brand’s first ever iced coffee holiday drink. The yummy cold brew sounds heavenly with a “dash of spice and a float of house-made sweet cream.” Heck, the […]

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Millennials Spend More On Coffee Than They Do On Retirement

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Coffee is something that many of us cannot start our day without. Millennials are spending a lot of money on coffee. In fact, many of them are spending more money on coffee than they do on their retirement. There was a study that involved 2,000 millennials. The results of the study showed that 41 percent […]

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Drip Coffee Drinkers Fade As Espresso Gains Ground

Saturday, February 11th, 2017

Coffee made with the good old drip method has long ruled the world of coffee drinkers, but the trend is rapidly shifting away from drip to espresso and gourmet methods of producing the dark brew.   Research shows that drip-made coffee accounts for only about half of all coffee consumption today.   On the other […]

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Scientists Predict That Half Of Coffee Will Be Gone By 2050

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Scientists predict that there will be a 50 percent reduction in the world’s coffee supply by year 2050. They believe that coffee leaf rust, which is a type of fungus, will be responsible for the reduction in the world’s coffee  supply. Guadeloupe Avendano is a farmer in Mexico. He stated that he is upset about […]

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FNC Members Stress Innovation and Investment In Columbia’s Coffee Growers Conference

Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Members of the Columbian Coffee Growers Federation (FNC) told growers across the nation to expect leaner times in the future and to use this opportunity to both invest and ramp up coffee production. This advice was given at the 83rd National Coffee Growers Congress in the capital city of Bogotá.   The CEO of FNC, […]

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Good Water Makes Good Coffee

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Since coffee is 98% water, it seems obvious that the quality of water used to make a cup of brew is of utmost importance. But focus on water quality has only recently become a major trend in the coffee world.   It’s no longer all about the variety and quality of bean or brewing methods. […]

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Nitro Coffee Is Hottest “Cold” Trend For Caffeine Addicts

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

It’s called Nitro Coffee, and if you think that jolting your favorite dark brew with a blast of nitrogen gas sounds like a great idea, you’re not alone.   The growing popularity of Nitro Coffee is one of the hottest trends for coffee drinkers in 2016, and it looks like 2017 will be even bigger. […]

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Drinking Coffee Will Aid In Preventing Dimentia

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Research was done about coffee by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and then published in the Journals of Gerontology. They found that coffee drinking had reduced the rates of dementia in seniors over 65. They followed over 6,000 seniors over the decade and actively monitored their health whilst consuming coffee over the years. 388 women were […]

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