Category Archives: We Are

CCS Warehouse Clearance Sale — Featuring Chuito, Guatemala

We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg and there are so many reasons why this is a great thing. Our first coffees will arrive at the Vollers warehouse this month and will start shipping soon thereafter. In the

CCS Warehouse Clearance Sale — Featuring Chuito, Guatemala

We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg and there are so many reasons why this is a great thing. Our first coffees will arrive at the Vollers warehouse this month and will start shipping soon thereafter. In the

Meet a Farmer: Dorothy, Gaharo Hill

A story that is never told is that of the nano smallholder coffee farmer. I’m referring now to the many coffee smallholders who own less than 500 coffee plants and subsist on coffee as their sole or majority cash crop. The coffee

Meet a Farmer: Dorothy, Gaharo Hill

A story that is never told is that of the nano smallholder coffee farmer. I’m referring now to the many coffee smallholders who own less than 500 coffee plants and subsist on coffee as their sole or majority cash crop. The coffee

Why farmers love meeting roasters at the CCS Acevedo Cup

You’re invited: The second annual CCS Acevedo Cup 2018 with Fairfield Trading will be held next month in Huila Colombia, from the 17th to the 21st of January. Come and explore the beauty of Acevedo, discover the exceptional coffees of this

Why farmers love meeting roasters at the CCS Acevedo Cup

You’re invited: The second annual CCS Acevedo Cup 2018 with Fairfield Trading will be held next month in Huila Colombia, from the 17th to the 21st of January. Come and explore the beauty of Acevedo, discover the exceptional coffees of this

Living Our Values 2017

It’s that time of year when we pause to review our past and plan for our future. At CCS, we have taken this time to consider why this company was founded, its successes and frustrations, and our hopes for the

Living Our Values 2017

It’s that time of year when we pause to review our past and plan for our future. At CCS, we have taken this time to consider why this company was founded, its successes and frustrations, and our hopes for the

CCS Warehouse Sale Continues (feat. Mithuti AA, Mugaya AB & Kathakwa AA)

We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg. There are so many reasons why this is a great thing, not least that we’re having a clearance sale! That means you can pick up some exceptional coffees for bargain

CCS Warehouse Sale Continues (feat. Mithuti AA, Mugaya AB & Kathakwa AA)

We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg. There are so many reasons why this is a great thing, not least that we’re having a clearance sale! That means you can pick up some exceptional coffees for bargain

Antwerp Warehouse Sale Continues

We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg. There are so many reasons why this is a great thing, not least that we’re having a clearance sale! That means you can pick up some exceptional coffees for bargain

Antwerp Warehouse Sale Continues

We are moving warehouses from Antwerp to Vollers in Hamburg. There are so many reasons why this is a great thing, not least that we’re having a clearance sale! That means you can pick up some exceptional coffees for bargain

CCS Acevedo Cup, January 2018

Join us for the second CCS Acevedo Cup by Fairfield Trading and Collaborative Coffee Source. Wednesday Jan 17 to Sunday Jan 21, 2018 Acevedo, Huila, Colombia Places are limited. Email info@collaborativecoffeesource.com to book your place. The value of cupping competitions

CCS Acevedo Cup, January 2018

Join us for the second CCS Acevedo Cup by Fairfield Trading and Collaborative Coffee Source. Wednesday Jan 17 to Sunday Jan 21, 2018 Acevedo, Huila, Colombia Places are limited. Email info@collaborativecoffeesource.com to book your place. The value of cupping competitions

Purchase Planning

At the core of CCS’ way of sourcing coffee is the principle of establishing long-term relationships between producers and roasters. We believe that everyone benefits when true partnerships are at work amongst the actors in a coffee’s life cycle. And

Purchase Planning

At the core of CCS’ way of sourcing coffee is the principle of establishing long-term relationships between producers and roasters. We believe that everyone benefits when true partnerships are at work amongst the actors in a coffee’s life cycle. And

Co-Roasting Spaces — Building Coffee Communities

Announcing the first in a quarterly series of cuppings at Bay Area CoRoasters, Berkeley, California: Tuesday Dec 5, 10am. See below for details and reserve your space on our Facebook page. Co-roasting spaces such as Bay Area CoRoasters (or CoRo

Co-Roasting Spaces — Building Coffee Communities

Announcing the first in a quarterly series of cuppings at Bay Area CoRoasters, Berkeley, California: Tuesday Dec 5, 10am. See below for details and reserve your space on our Facebook page. Co-roasting spaces such as Bay Area CoRoasters (or CoRo