Melitta Professional has launched its new corporate design and brand logo that aims to increase the visibility of the Melitta Group to commercial customers in the out-of-home market.
The International Coffee Organization (ICO) led its third CEO & Global Leaders Forum (CGLF) on 8 September with the goal of creating a ‘sector-wide dialogue’ with individuals from across the coffee value chain.
On 8 September, commercial water and coffee systems manufacturer Marco Beverage Systems was named one of Irelands top 25 Best Managed Companies for 2021. Read more
La Marzocco has released the Florentine Linea Mini, a 2021 special edition mini espresso machine inspired by the Italian regions of Tuscany and Florence. The brand describes these areas as ‘the home of the Renaissance and the birthplace of La Marzocco’.
The 130th session for the International Coffee Council convened online from the 9 to 10 September, focusing on the council’s work programme and budget for the 2021/2022 coffee year.
The Best of Yemen auction, which was organised by the Alliance of Coffee Excellence (ACE) and Yemen based not-profit Qima Coffee, saw US $207.50 per pound, the highest price, paid by Shanghai Cooway Trading Co. for the third-place lot by Yahya Allahaba.
The Rancilio Group has launched its newest branch, Rancilio Group China, which will be headquartered in Shanghai.
In August 2021, coffee prices recorded the tenth consecutive month of increase, sparked by concerns over supply, due to climate adverse conditions in major producing countries and increasing freight costs coupled with covid-19 lockdown restrictions disrupting trade flows in Asia. Read more
On 1 September, Martin Zouhar was appointed WMF’s new Executive Vice President SEB Professional PCM and Hotel, and is now responsible for WMF’s coffee machines and hotel businesses.