June 23, 2011 - For many coffee is simply a medium in which to deliver caffeine, but according to the latest research, coffee may also hold a significant amount of health benefits.
Welcome back and to the beginning of an exciting new year!
Last month we were fortunate enough to have been interviewed by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in Scotland for a documentary entitled "How to Make the Perfect Coffee".
August 12, 2010 - We are happy to announce that we will once again be conducting a series of technical seminars in Australia. Our first sessions conducted back in March were completely sold out. Thanks to all of you for making the first event such a success, we hope you find this one even better.
Think humans are the only living creatures that are hooked on caffeine? Well think again. Scientists at the University of Haifa (Israel) found that bees may actually prefer nectar traced with caffeine and nicotine over nectar without.
April 21, 2010 - We are pleased to announce that we will be presenting the "Science of Taste" at this year's Tea and Coffee World Cup expo in Vienna, Austria.
April 10, 2010 - Researchers at the University of Buffalo now have reason to believe that caffeine may affect boys more than girl. The study which was published in Behavioral Pharmacology is the first to study the role of gender and its effect on caffeine consumption.
Were pleased to announce that our French Press Mug was featured in the movie AVATAR!
Come drink your coffee like Colonel Quaritch while defending the planet!! Get yours today while supplies last!!
There are large number of studies both in vitro and in vivo that have demonstrated the beneficial effects of diets rich in fruits, vegetables and beverages. These positive effects are attributed in part to phenolic compounds.
January 1, 2010 - Welcome back everyone and we wish you all a Happy New Year! Well, the new year looks good for coffee as studies continue to promote coffee's health benefits. Over the past ten years numerous researchers from all over the world have touted coffee's health benefits.
December 11, 2009 - You may want to pass on that Vodka/Red Bull cocktail the next time you're at the bar and trying to get sober by drinking coffee after a long night partying.
For those specializing in the sale of decaffeinated coffee know that within certain circles of the specialty coffee world, it's almost taboo to mention this subject. But we believe that this market holds significant growth as baby boomers enter more in advanced years. Read our July 2009 "Updates in the Decaf Market" which was recently picked up by Entrepreneur Magazine discussing the outlook of this market.
September 11, 2009 - We've all heard about the beneficial effects in drinking coffee and its ability to prevent the onset of numerous diseases. But what exactly is it in coffee that provides us with these beneficial effects?
Anyone who has ever suffered from a cold quickly realizes the importance of smell/taste in fully appreciating the flavor of food. This is no surprise as over the years scientist have recommended that people who rely on their sensory ability to perform a job - i.e. perfumers, sommeliers, coffee cuppers, etc - should strongly refrain from the potentially damaging affects of smoking. But until now this recommendation has lacked scientific rigor, but recently this may all change.