April 22, 2018
Our product buyer and merchandise manager Lily just got back from the SCA is the newly formed global coffee association for Specialty Coffee. The former organization called SCAA was incorporated into the new group. The main commercial coffee group is the the NCA (National Coffee Association), which (Specialty coffee was a term devised to mean higher levels of green coffee quality than average "industrial coffee" or "commercial coffee". At this point, the term is of limited use, since every multi-national coffee broker Association) trade show in Seattle. Here are a few photos of interesting brewing products that she spotted during the few minutes she had between meetings.
The Bean Me Up grinder from Finum has an ergonomic shape and claims to grind 3-5x faster than other manual hand grinders.