As 2018 departs, we look forward to the new year, to the opportunities it brings, but also, crucially, to the first harvest of 2019. The trees are healthy and abundantly fruitful. We cannot wait to harvest the new crop and share it with you all. There are many options in the marketplace, we know, and we are committed to creating not only the highest quality coffee, but doing so in a responsible and fair manner. Industry can be a force for good! Please take a minute to let us know what is important to you when “voting with your dollars”. Not only will it helpRead More →

Correlation <> causation, but it’s something to think about! A new study adds to growing evidence that drinking coffee may help you live longer. Research in JAMA Internal Medicine shows people who drank one cup of coffee a day had an 8% lower risk of dying early. Those who drank six to seven cups a day saw a 16% decrease: — CBS News (@CBSNews) July 3, 2018Read More →

From the Jamaica Gleaner, November 20th, 2017: China’s huge population and ready-made market can potentially absorb all the coffee Jamaica produces, says Chinese ambassador to Jamaica, Niu Qingbao. The Chinese diplomat said that even though the Japanese have done a good job importing Jamaican coffee over the past decades, he was sure Jamaica could do with an even larger market for the product, pointing to his own country as a massive potential market. “I want to direct your attention to China,” Niu said. “China is a rapidly expanding consumer of coffee and has imported by an annual rate of 46 per cent from 2011 toRead More →