The 2020 Australian Specialty Coffee Association (ASCA) Central Region Coffee Championships begun on 9 September at Fine Foods Sydney.
The Central Region Coffee Championships will see the best baristas from New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory combine to compete in the Barista, Latte Art, Brewers Cup and Cup Tasters competitions.
American coffee podcast Map It Forward and Collective Roasting Solutions will host a full-day assertiveness training workshop tailored specifically to professionals and business owners in the hospitality industry, at UTS Business School on 21 September.
Australian Clinical Neuropsychologist Dr Jamie Berry and Map It Forward Founder Lee Safar will host the session, titled Assertiveness Training for the Hospitality Industry. Read more
According to the International Coffee Organization (ICO) August 2019 market report, the ICO composite indicator of August coffee prices hit 96.07 US cents per pound, a 6.7 per cent drop form July 2019.
This marks a 13.6 per cent drop from the start of the coffee year, October 2018, at 111.21 US cents per pound. Read more
Campos Coffee has announced an exclusive partnership with the Vans Park Series park-terrain skateboarding championship.
To celebrate the partnership, Campos Coffee will release a specially roasted Vans Park Series blend in a limited-edition bag featuring the 2019 series artwork designed by artist Ben Horton. Horton’s artwork will also feature on a limited-edition MiiR camping mug, both available in Australian through the website. Read more