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K-Cups Chocolate Glazed Donut Review: Coffee + A Donut Without The Crumbs Starbucks Annual Shareholder Meeting Reveals Big Ideas & Plans How To Choose The Best Coffee Machine For A Business
 
K-Cups Chocolate Glazed Donut Review: Coffee + A Donut Without The Crumbs

K-Cups Chocolate Glazed Donut Review: Coffee + A Donut Without The Crumbs

As coffee lovers are eagerly anticipating the production of Starbucks brands K-Cups (as am I), let’s take a minute and review an unusual flavor that is available in K-Cups right now: Chocolate Glazed Donut from Donut House. A proverbial love affair has been going on between coffee and donuts for many years, and it’s one that [...]

K-Cups Chocolate Glazed Donut Review: Coffee + A Donut Without The Crumbs
Starbucks Annual Shareholder Meeting Reveals Big Ideas & Plans

Starbucks Annual Shareholder Meeting Reveals Big Ideas & Plans

Starbucks’ annual shareholder meeting took place Wednesday in Seattle and CEO Howard Schultz declared that one day, sales of Starbucks products at grocery and retails stores will rival its coffee shop side of the business. Last year, the coffee shop end of the business brought in 84% of the company’s $10.71 billion in revenue with [...]

Starbucks Annual Shareholder Meeting Reveals Big Ideas & Plans
How To Choose The Best Coffee Machine For A Business

How To Choose The Best Coffee Machine For A Business

Coffee makes the business world (maybe even the world itself) go round, or so it seems. You’re likely to see most members of the corporate 9-5 community clutching a travel mug or disposable coffee shop cup around throughout their day. Most offices have a coffee machine of some sort to satiate the caffeine junkie-employees – [...]

How To Choose The Best Coffee Machine For A Business
Four Cups A Day Keep The Babies Away? Study Shows How Can Caffeine Can Hinder Conception

Four Cups A Day Keep The Babies Away? Study Shows How Can Caffeine Can Hinder Conception

24 May 2011

A new study published in the British Journal of Pharmacology has shown why women who consume over four cups of coffee could be up to twenty-five percent less likely to conceive. According to the study’s conclusions, a high level of caffeine can impair a woman’s eggs from traveling between the ovaries and her womb. A previous [...]

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Starbucks Goes Gaga, That Is Lady Gaga, With Latest Promotion

Starbucks Goes Gaga, That Is Lady Gaga, With Latest Promotion

20 May 2011

Starbucks is going “gaga” for Lady Gaga – the coffee giant has teamed up with the pop mega star for an in-store digital promotion that includes a seven round Gaga-themed scavenger hunt, a special streaming edition of her new album “Born This Way” broadcast all day in stores on Tuesday, a free download of her [...]

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Harvard Study Says Coffee Linked to Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

Harvard Study Says Coffee Linked to Lower Prostate Cancer Risk

19 May 2011

Good news for men who are regular coffee drinkers – you are significantly less likely to develop a deadly form of prostate cancer according to a study published in the “Journal of the National Cancer Institute” by researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health. The study followed 48,000 American men whose coffee consumption was tracked [...]

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J.M. Smucker Co. Acquires Rowland Coffee, Nat’l Distribution Coming?

J.M. Smucker Co. Acquires Rowland Coffee, Nat’l Distribution Coming?

18 May 2011

The J.M Smucker Company just closed a $360 million all cash deal on Monday with Rowland Coffee Roasters that adds Cafe Pilon, Cafe Bustelo and three other Hispanic coffee brands to their already impressive line-up of coffees (Folgers, Dunkin Donuts) – it also marks the end of the the Rowland Coffee Roasters era, which dates [...]

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Kona Who? Hawaiian Ku’a Coffee Gaining In International Acclaim

Kona Who? Hawaiian Ku’a Coffee Gaining In International Acclaim

17 May 2011

If you mention the words “Hawaii” and “coffee,” people will automatically think you’re going to talk about the Kona blend – one of the most sought after and recognizable coffee blends on the market. But, there’s another Hawaiian blend that’s making quite a stir: Ku’a coffee. In fact, this past weekend in Pahala, Hawaii, coffee [...]

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Which Coffee Giant Isn’t Raising Coffee Prices & Thinks Costs Will Decrease?

Which Coffee Giant Isn’t Raising Coffee Prices & Thinks Costs Will Decrease?

16 May 2011

As prices of coffee hit a 34-year high earlier this month (and we all still continue to drink it, almost religiously, despite such price increases), one industry giant wisely locked in their prices for the year and doesn’t have to worry about rising prices. So who is it? It’s none other than Starbucks. The president of [...]

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David Lynch “Creepy” Coffee Commercial [VIDEO]

13 May 2011

Acclaimed American surrealist film director David Lynch made headlines when he first introduced his own Signature Cup Organic Coffee blend, which is made by Allegro (they’re owned by Whole Foods Market). Reviews of the blend are generally very positive, but it’s not just his blend that’s making headlines now – he recently released a 4-minute [...]

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Ethiopian Coffee Exporters Caught Hoarding, Banned From Shipping?

Ethiopian Coffee Exporters Caught Hoarding, Banned From Shipping?

12 May 2011

Coffee prices around the world have steadily risen in recent months as many major coffee producers are dealing with extreme weather conditions and other factors that have minimized their overall crop, leaving coffee consumers wondering when the price is finally going to settle – and Ethiopian lawmakers are hoping to help out. Ethiopia is Africa’s [...]

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Drink Coffee Heavily? You Might Be Cutting Your Risk For This Cancer…

Drink Coffee Heavily? You Might Be Cutting Your Risk For This Cancer…

11 May 2011

A new study done by the Karolinska Institute in Sweden and published in the journal “Breast Cancer Research” found that women who drink more than five cups of coffee per day could be significantly cutting their risk for a certain type of aggressive breast cancer. The research showed that women who drank at least five cups [...]

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McDonald’s To Borrow Starbucks’ Style For 14,000 U.S. Locations

10 May 2011

It looks like patrons of McDonald’s will be saying goodbye Ronald McDonald’s bright colors and industrial feel and saying hello to wooden tables, leather chairs, Wi-Fi and more muted colors that you’d be more likely to see at your local Starbucks. In a $1 billion-plus overhaul, McDonald’s is revamping its 14,000 U.S. locations to look [...]

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