Stories tagged: coffee
Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 6 a.m.
It’s a bold but not bitter business: Spokane coffee economy buzzing with high share of shops, roasteries
The U.S. coffee market is a $40 billion industry, and Spokane is spending more than its share.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017
Gonzaga University grad and travel and food writer Jeff Koehler explores the origins of coffee in his latest book.
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
Slayer Espresso, a Seattle-based maker of high-end espresso machines, has been purchased by Gruppo Cimbali, an Italian manufacturer of coffee equipment.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 1:28 p.m.
Drive-thru coffee shops offer caffeine as well as convenience.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
The new coffee shop opened Wednesday with a soft launch in the same location that used to house Coeur Coffeeshop.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
“Where the Wild Coffee Grows: The Untold Story of Coffee from the Cloud Forests of Ethiopia to Your Cup” is slated for release Nov. 14.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 4 a.m.
Caffeine lovers rejoice. There is plenty of free, cheap, and socially conscious coffee to be found on Friday.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 5:09 p.m.
French press, pour over, Chemex, AeroPress and cold brew are on the syllabus.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 6 a.m.
Pike Place Market has been one of Seattle’s main tourist attractions for much of its 110-year history, despite one oddity: It has never been as functional for visitors as for …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
The city of Everett has agreed not to enforce its ban on bikini baristas while it’s challenged in court.
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 12:29 p.m.
To gauge Hurricane Irma’s impact on Miami, some won’t be watching just weather reports; they’ll be tracking Cuban coffee consumption.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 3 p.m.
Here are a few more recommends – with much thanks to some of our – maybe more caffeinated – readers
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 8:09 a.m.
A coffee company has issued a recall notice of all of its eclipse glasses.
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017, 8:12 a.m.
Coffee drinkers live longer, according to two large-scale studies released Monday that add to extensive research indicating coffee consumption is associated with better health.
UPDATED: Wed., May 31, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
President Donald Trump sparked a global kerfuffle over “covfefe” with his bizarrely truncated tweet just minutes into Wednesday, spawning countless jokes across Twitter but also more serious questions for which …
Sat., May 20, 2017, noon
The K-cup that sparks so many millions of coffee drinkers to life each morning is appealing to eco-conscious consumers – just as the market for its Cup of Joe appears …
Fri., April 21, 2017
It tastes like mango, at first. But by the time you’ve nearly polished off a grande, the flavor has become mostly sugar: 59 grams of it, to be exact. Starbucks …
Tue., April 11, 2017, 8:57 a.m.
Starbucks will provide Chinese workers with health insurance that extends coverage to their parents, a unique offering by the coffeehouse chain that may be used by more than 10,000 people …
Mon., April 3, 2017, 11:16 a.m.
After nearly five years, the corner coffee shop on North Monroe Street has called it quits.
Sun., April 2, 2017
Starbucks will open the first of 1,000 planned high-end Reserve stores in the lobby of its corporate headquarters in Sodo.
Tue., March 28, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
Dutch Bros. Coffee plans to move its headquarters to downtown Grants Pass. To make it happen, the drive-through coffee chain just bought the downtown branch of Washington Federal bank.
Thu., March 23, 2017, 8:06 a.m.
Howard Schultz’s last Starbucks shareholders meeting as CEO began with patriotic flourishes, ended with the passing of a key from Schultz to his successor, and was peppered throughout with talk …
Wed., March 8, 2017, 12:18 p.m.
Starbucks Corp., facing heavy competition, mobile-ordering hiccups and even boycott threats, has been losing U.S. customers to rivals this winter.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 8:49 p.m.
There’s barrel-aged whiskey, beer, vinegar and syrup. Is barrel-aged coffee the next big thing? Barrel-aged coffee, in which green, unroasted coffee beans are placed in barrels that previously held whiskey, …
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 7:14 a.m.
Do you believe drinking coffee is keeping you up at night? It’s not – as long as you’re consuming less than four cups per day. That’s according to a new …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 9:32 a.m.
Starbucks plans to add 12,000 stores around the world, as well as expand its high-end drinks and stores, and build on its mobile offerings – including being able to place …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 8:20 a.m.
After turning Starbucks Corp. into the world’s largest coffee chain, Chief Executive Officer Howard Schultz will hand the reins to a lieutenant who could solidify its role as a technology …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 2:21 p.m.
Starbucks says CEO Howard Schultz is stepping down from that role at the coffee chain that he joined more than 30 years ago.
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 12:05 p.m.
Starbucks will be unveiling its holiday coffee cups for this year with what look to be snowflakes and reindeer, after last year’s more subdued red cups caused an uproar from …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 2:39 p.m.
Starbucks reported a 23 percent increase in its fourth-quarter profit Thursday, thanks to rising sales at its coffee shops and benefiting from an extra week in the period.