The 2021 Melbourne International Coffee Expo (MICE) will introduce a new competition titled Australia’s Richest Barista, with a prize pool of $50,000.
International coffee giant JDE Peet’s has announced its acquisition of Australian specialty roaster Campos Coffee, which subject to limited pre-closing conditions, is expected to be completed during July 2021. Read more
The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV) has announced that entries are now open for the 2021 Australian International Coffee Awards (AICA). Read more
Western Australia’s Plan for Plastics has been fast-tracked by four years and will see single-use plastics, which now include coffee cups and lids, to be banned by the end of 2022.
CafeSmart, an event by Australian initiative StreetSmart, is returning for its 11th year to raise funds to support community driven organisations and those experiencing homelessness.
Time is running out to secure a ticket at Early Bird pricing to the 2021 Melbourne International Coffee Expo (MICE2021), closing 30 June. Read more
Wendy Warren and Allen Jewett, owners of Paper Moon Roasting in San Jose, California, wanted their new roastery to feature artisan roasting, hence they installed a beautiful Joper BSR-15 Roaster. They also wanted to address environmental responsibility in a city which places a premium on clean air and the use of afterburners. Read more
The Cup of Excellence (CoE) and the Mexican Association of the Coffee Production Chain has announced the winners from the 2021 Mexico Cup of Excellence competition, following the event’s hiatus last year due to COVID-19.