CCS Cup Learn & Share Recap

The first CCS Cup Learn & Share event of the year was last Thursday, Feb 16, and we were joined by roasters and baristas from Russia, Romania, Japan and Norway. With the help of special guests Rory Rosenberg and Lise

CCS Cup Learn & Share Recap

The first CCS Cup Learn & Share event of the year was last Thursday, Feb 16, and we were joined by roasters and baristas from Russia, Romania, Japan and Norway. With the help of special guests Rory Rosenberg and Lise

In memory of Alexander Ordoñez

Our friend and partner, Alexander Ordoñez from Huila, Colombia, was in a motorcycle accident and passed away yesterday. We at CCS are so saddened by this news. Alexander was a gentle man, an exceptional coffee producer, and a loving dad.

In memory of Alexander Ordoñez

Our friend and partner, Alexander Ordoñez from Huila, Colombia, was in a motorcycle accident and passed away yesterday. We at CCS are so saddened by this news. Alexander was a gentle man, an exceptional coffee producer, and a loving dad.

Living Our Values: The Right People in the Market

We are incredibly lucky to have the hard work of our coffee producers represented by some of the brightest and most talented roasters in the world. People like Sidney Kao of Coffee Sweet in Tapei, who represents precisely the kind

Living Our Values: The Right People in the Market

We are incredibly lucky to have the hard work of our coffee producers represented by some of the brightest and most talented roasters in the world. People like Sidney Kao of Coffee Sweet in Tapei, who represents precisely the kind

Living Our Values: The Right People at Origin

What makes a coffee ‘specialty’? We believe it goes beyond cup score and is ultimately about the people involved. From the agronomists who strategize and train workers on soil nutrition and plant care, to the workers who carry out these

Living Our Values: The Right People at Origin

What makes a coffee ‘specialty’? We believe it goes beyond cup score and is ultimately about the people involved. From the agronomists who strategize and train workers on soil nutrition and plant care, to the workers who carry out these

CCS Acevedo Cup 2018 Recap

Acevedo Cup winners and other stellar coffees of the region will be arriving soon! Order your samples by contacting Sal in the US and Nico in Europe. Jair Caicedo was this year’s winner, a surprise to many at the awards

CCS Acevedo Cup 2018 Recap

Acevedo Cup winners and other stellar coffees of the region will be arriving soon! Order your samples by contacting Sal in the US and Nico in Europe. Jair Caicedo was this year’s winner, a surprise to many at the awards

CCS Presents: Cup, Learn & Share

Join us in Oslo for a fascinating 1-day workshop and discover two innovative CCS partners and their unique approach to producing specialty coffee: La Palma y El Tucan (LPET), Colombia Long Miles Coffee Project (LMCP), Burundi We will be cupping, discussing,

CCS Presents: Cup, Learn & Share

Join us in Oslo for a fascinating 1-day workshop and discover two innovative CCS partners and their unique approach to producing specialty coffee: La Palma y El Tucan (LPET), Colombia Long Miles Coffee Project (LMCP), Burundi We will be cupping, discussing,

Antwerp Warehouse Sale – 20% off Ethiopias

Mormora and Hunda Oli – 20% off! See the full Antwerp Warehouse Sale Price List for more deals.  We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg. There are so many reasons why this is a great thing. Plus we have

Antwerp Warehouse Sale – 20% off Ethiopias

Mormora and Hunda Oli – 20% off! See the full Antwerp Warehouse Sale Price List for more deals.  We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg. There are so many reasons why this is a great thing. Plus we have

Living Our Values: The Collaborative Model

Below is a excerpt from our report Collaborative Coffee Source, Living Our Values 2017. The CCS team has always been made up of people who have worked throughout various parts of the coffee chain. We are and have been baristas, barista

Living Our Values: The Collaborative Model

Below is a excerpt from our report Collaborative Coffee Source, Living Our Values 2017. The CCS team has always been made up of people who have worked throughout various parts of the coffee chain. We are and have been baristas, barista

And the winner is…

The CCS Acevedo Cup 2018 wrapped up on Sunday with a fantastic awards ceremony in Acevedo town, and the top placing coffee is… Jair Caicedo, Finca Buena Vista! The announcement of Jair’s name elicited gasps from the farming community in

And the winner is…

The CCS Acevedo Cup 2018 wrapped up on Sunday with a fantastic awards ceremony in Acevedo town, and the top placing coffee is… Jair Caicedo, Finca Buena Vista! The announcement of Jair’s name elicited gasps from the farming community in

CCS Warehouse Clearance Sale — Featuring Fernando Bustos & Alto Encanto

We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg. There are so many reasons why this is a great thing. That means stellar coffees at clearance prices, like these two gems from Acevedo, Colombia: Fernando Bustos While Fernando has had a

CCS Warehouse Clearance Sale — Featuring Fernando Bustos & Alto Encanto

We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg. There are so many reasons why this is a great thing. That means stellar coffees at clearance prices, like these two gems from Acevedo, Colombia: Fernando Bustos While Fernando has had a