Category Archives: Producers

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

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

Farmer Profile: Jesus Antonio Saavedra, Finca El Placer

Tolima, Colombia Twenty years ago Antonio Saavedra sold his farm at 1200 masl in Tolima, Colombia, and bought another further up the hill at 1715 masl. Yep, twenty years ago. Before anyone was talking about global warming and its impact

Farmer Profile: Jesus Antonio Saavedra, Finca El Placer

Tolima, Colombia Twenty years ago Antonio Saavedra sold his farm at 1200 masl in Tolima, Colombia, and bought another further up the hill at 1715 masl. Yep, twenty years ago. Before anyone was talking about global warming and its impact

Burundi 2017 Harvest Shipping Soon

It’s been so great to see the continuous build of up anticipation for our Burundi coffees year-after-year. When we first started working with this origin in 2012, finding roasters willing to take a chance on this new origin was challenging.

Burundi 2017 Harvest Shipping Soon

It’s been so great to see the continuous build of up anticipation for our Burundi coffees year-after-year. When we first started working with this origin in 2012, finding roasters willing to take a chance on this new origin was challenging.

Farmer Profile: Nelson Ramirez, Finca Chely

Nelson Ramirez’s challenge has always been different to other farmers in Santa Barbara. His goal is scale.

Farmer Profile: Nelson Ramirez, Finca Chely

Nelson Ramirez’s challenge has always been different to other farmers in Santa Barbara. His goal is scale.

Santa Barbara, Honduras 2017

Field Reports from early and late harvest visits This is an intro and a comment to what CCS is doing in Santa Barbara. As we are celebrating our 12th+ year of working in this region we are assessing  some experiences

Santa Barbara, Honduras 2017

Field Reports from early and late harvest visits This is an intro and a comment to what CCS is doing in Santa Barbara. As we are celebrating our 12th+ year of working in this region we are assessing  some experiences