June 25, 2021

Coffee News Recap, Jun 25: Winners of CoE Guatemala & Costa Rica announced, USDA forecasts drop in coffee production & other stories

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

June 11, 2021

Coffee News Recap, Jun 11: Global cold brew market to be worth US $1bn more in 3 years, CoE Colombia auction breaks records & other stories

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

June 8, 2021

What are virtual coffee auctions?

Coffee auctions are nothing new. They have long since been a platform to showcase high-quality coffees to buyers from around the world, and to discover...

May 28, 2021

Coffee News Recap, May 28: Brazilian Specialty Coffee Association turns 30, 2021 Coffee Retail Summit announced & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Monday, 24 May –...

May 21, 2021

Coffee News Recap, May 21: CoE Nicaragua 2021 winners announced, Dalla Corte launch Zero in US & Australia and other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Monday, 17 May –...

April 30, 2021

Coffee News Recap, Apr 30: Hario releases W60 brewer, World AeroPress Championship to return & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Monday, 26 Apr –...

April 16, 2021

Coffee News Recap, Apr 16: World’s largest coffee co-op reports 32% drop, CoE Colombia winners announced & other stories

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories. Monday, 12 Apr –...

March 24, 2021

Why do East Asian buyers often pay record-breaking prices for auction winning coffee lots?

Buying behaviour varies in different coffee markets around the world. Buyers from each country will look at a range of factors when sourcing coffee to...

January 29, 2021

Coffee News Recap, Jan 29: Lavazza debut subscriptions, Sucafina opens new Indonesia offices, and more

Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week. Here are this week’s stories.  Mon, 25 Jan –...

July 20, 2020

A Guide to Green Coffee Auctions

Green coffee auctions are a popular way to buy and sell green coffee on the international market. Not only do they often provide producers with...

May 27, 2020

Why Producers Grow Expensive Coffees – And Why Roasters Buy Them

Occasionally, a specialty coffee lot makes headlines for the record-breaking prices it’s fetched at an auction or private sale. These hyper-expensive coffees are usually award-winning...

April 1, 2020

Exploring The Catuai Coffee Variety

The Catuai variety of coffee has been in production for over four decades, and while it’s no longer a novelty on the market, it’s valued...