April 1, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 1 Apr: Research finds coffee may increase life expectancy, ICO supports producer living wage programme & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories.  Mon, 28 Mar UK...

March 25, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 25 Mar: World of Coffee 2022 moves to Milan, Nespresso files lawsuit against Peet’s & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories.  Mon, 21 Mar Nespresso...

March 23, 2022

Should we allow plant milks in the World Barista Championships?

The World Coffee Championships (WCC) exist to promote and showcase excellence in the global coffee industry. WCC competitions such as the World Barista Championships (WBC)...

March 18, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 18 Mar: Coffee prices rise for 17 consecutive months, US coffee consumption hits two-decade high & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Mon, 14 Mar Green...

March 17, 2022

The rise of coffee livestreams in China

According to the latest Adobe Digital Economy Index, global ecommerce sales hit US $4.2 trillion in 2021, a trend which was in no small part...

March 11, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 11 Mar: Equal Origins launches Gender Equity Index tool, Starbucks suspends operations in Russia & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Mon, 7 Mar Winners...

March 10, 2022

Civil war in Ethiopia: How is the situation affecting the coffee sector?

For over a year now, the conflict in Ethiopia has been devastating, and has affected millions. Across the country, people have been displaced, reported as...

March 4, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 4 Mar: US firms continue to settle in Kona lawsuit, SCA announces measures to support Ukraine & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Mon, 28 Feb More...


How is the global coffee community supporting Ukraine?

On 24 February, 2022, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a “special military operation” would be carried out in Ukraine, as he ordered Russian military forces...

March 2, 2022

How can processing be used to improve the quality of commodity robusta coffee?

Robusta accounts for between 30 and 40% of global coffee exports, yet in major consuming markets, it is predominantly used in blends and soluble coffee....

February 28, 2022

Can coffee capsules be sustainable?

There’s no denying the immense popularity of coffee capsules and pods across the world. Research organisation Mordor Intelligence estimated the global market was valued at...

February 25, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 25 Feb: Brazil’s domestic coffee prices at record high, speaker applications open for PRF Colombia & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Mon, 21 Feb Domestic...

February 18, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 18 Feb: PRF Colombia confirms first speakers, Brazil’s exports decline by 12% & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Mon, 14 Feb –...

February 11, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 11 Feb: Tickets available for PRF Colombia, coffee prices hit 10-year high as ICO halves global surplus & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Mon, 7 Feb –...

February 9, 2022

Should coffee shops ban laptops?

Coffee shops are widely considered social hubs in many communities and neighbourhoods around the world. They exist as places for people to connect and interact...

February 4, 2022

Coffee News Recap, 4 Feb: Kenyan coffee exports fall in 2021, over 50 Starbucks stores filing to unionise in US & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories.  Mon, 31 Jan –...