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New Data

According to our recently released quarterly sector report, covering themes and trends within the Specialty Coffeehouse Industry, sales are improving and are expected to continue in a positive direction throughout 2010. In addition to monitoring top-line performance indicators, this report revealed some other interesting data around March year-over-year sales trends, traffic and check average patterns, …

Deepening Our Resolve

There was a slightly more intense tone at Symposium this year that I can only attribute to a deepened resolve. Specialty may be challenged by a weakened economy, significant consolidation of the market, and some dramatic new entries but the industry remains unabashedly focused on quality. The session on mass-market single cup options was divisive, …

Rohan Marley to guest judge the Latte Art Competition at Expo

We are very excited to announce that Rohan Marley will be our guest celebrity judge at the Thursday night Latte Art Competition held during the Welcome Reception! The Latte Competition is hosted by La Marzocco, Counter Culture Coffee and Espresso Partners.The Details:Date: Thursday, April 15thTime: 7-10PMLocation: Welcome Reception, Anaheim Convention Center Arena PlazaSign-Up: On-site with …