You Should Read This Wall Street Journal Feature On The Rising Demand For Good Coffee

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On Tuesday, the Wall Street Journal posted a story titled "Ritzier Coffee Brews Contract Conflicts"-- this feature is well worth a read. Going beyond traditional narratives in coffee market stories, Leslie Josephs looks not just at supply-side issues contributing to rising coffee prices, but also at the effects that evolving consumer demands are … [Read more...]

Wall Street Journal Endorses The Single Cup Pod Machines

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Sign of end times? An unstoppable force? The future of coffee? Call it what you will, but whatever it is, it's happening - and happening at an alarming rate. Single cup machines are huge. The Wall Street Journal today offered up a real doozy of a piece on the wonders of the new pod machines, with a full page spread in the "Personal Journal" … [Read more...]

Lattes, Muffins, Drug Screenings, Paternity Tests

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An enterprising young New Jersey coffee entrepreneur has been profiled by the Wall Street Journal's blog. Mona Pryor is a bit of a legend in the city of Camden, just across the river from Philadelphia, where her bustling (if uncreatively named) City Coffee cafe is a one-stop-shop for drinks, tax preparation, paternity tests, and a great place to … [Read more...]