Comments Off on Apples and Oranges
When the Fair World Project published this comparison of select brands in the U.S. coffee market last year, I was sorely tempted to respond here. To explain publicly what was happening privately: that I was being asked by Fair Trade roasters in the upper tiers to arrange meetings with Direct Trade roasters in lower tiers […]
Comments Off on 283. Noteworthy at origin
Today, a roll call of recent developments at origin worthy of note: industry efforts to increase and better measure impact.
Comments Off on 45. What are coffee companies investing in at origin?
Over the past week and a half, I have been posting on the issue of how coffee companies are investing at origin. Today: what they are investing in, and how that may be changing.