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As the comic book-inspired superhero genre continues to sweep over Hollywood, it’s also found its way here and there into specialty coffee. The latest example comes from Portland, Oregon-based green…

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(Editor’s note: This article written by Emily Puro originally appeared in the May/June 2017 issue of Roast magazine.) Organic. Rainforest Alliance. Fair Trade USA. Fairtrade International. There’s no shortage of certifications…

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(Editor’s note: This article written by Emily Puro originally appeared in the May/June 2017 issue of Roast magazine.) Organic. Rainforest Alliance. Fair Trade USA. Fairtrade International. There’s no shortage of certifications…

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Spokane, Washington-based Mutu Coffee Roasters has joined the ranks of approximately 35 B Corp-certified businesses in the state. Mutu is the first company in Spokane to earn the distinction, while…

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scaa sustainability award

In specialty coffee, the conversation around sustainability typically starts at origin, from where the answers to so many questions regarding environmental stewardship, economic welfare and social responsibility could potentially impact stakeholders throughout…

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Oktay pictured outside the Underwear Factory.

For local economies as well as the human spirit, nothing revitalizes like good, fresh coffee, and post-industrial Poughkeepsie, N.Y., is currently getting a sip. The once-thriving and now relatively sleepy…

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Not that doing good is a competition or anything, but at least eight coffee roasting or trading companies — including seven in the United States or Canada — were honored…

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Larry's coffee 42 and Lawrence

Longstanding sustainability-obsessed North Carolina-based certified B-corp roaster Larry’s Coffee hasn’t had a standalone retail location in nearly 20 years. That changed earlier this month as the paper came off the windows…

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Question Coffee Rwanda Sustainable Harvest

About a month ago, we shared news of a new brand of roasted coffee spearheaded by the progressive Portland-based green coffee importer Sustainable Harvest called Question Coffee — a coffee whose…

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Fair Trade, Direct Trade, Organic, Rainforest Alliance, Bird-Friendly — all these are admirable and the issues they address are critical, but do consumers really care? That’s the question at the…

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