SoCo Roasters

SoCo Roasters: A society of coffee

SoCo Roasters talks to BeanScene about connecting with origin, developing a unique blend, and building a community around coffee. At less than a century old, Zambia’s coffee producing industry is one of the youngest in the world. With its first coffee trees planted in the 1940s, local farmers are happy to share with visitors the folklore of how coffee was introduced to the country.
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La Marzocco’s living values

In an era of climate change and an increasingly fragile environment, machine manufacturer La Marzocco is well aware of its responsbility to set an example for the industry to follow.  Company Chief Executive Officer Guido Bernardinelli says the company’s increased sustainable practices are not only good for business, but good for the community and the environment.  “In observing society and the variations of the environment that have been occurring over the years, we felt the burning desire to dissent and to set an example for a better life in our small world,” he says. “As we continue to make wise decisions and to invest with this focus in mind, we sincerely hope to inspire other companies to follow our vision.”
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