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Coffee News Recap, 27 Jan: Proud Mary Coffee to sell Panamanian Gesha for US $150 per cup, PRF El Salvador to host 2023 Salvadoran Barista Championship & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

Alliance for Coffee Excellence announces 2023 auction dates. The 2023 auction line up includes 13 Cup of Excellence auctions, four Private Collection auctions, and one Pilot Project. Growing Coffee in the Face of Climate Change to air on YouTube on 8 February 2023.

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Coffee News Recap, 6 Jan: Vietnam’s annual coffee exports grew by 10% in 2022, PRF El Salvador to host Global Roasting Contest and Cold Brew Championship & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

The Canadian roaster’s new 100% recycled cardboard packaging also includes a fully recyclable and compostable shipping label and inner lining. The roaster also says its clear coffee bag is recyclable in most regions of Canada.

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How can you reduce emissions during coffee roasting?

Perfect Daily Grind

One example is the heat recirculation system, which recycles clean hot air using a dual function heating chamber.”.

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Chefs speak: 4 major issues for restaurants in 2023

OpenTable

The biggest issue on almost every restaurateur’s mind heading into 2023 is the same as last year: staffing. We recycle and compost. 2023 may be the year when it becomes clear which of the recent changes to the industry were fleeting and which are now permanent.

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Which types of coffee capsules are the most popular?

Perfect Daily Grind

As part of this, more roasters and capsule manufacturers are using recyclable materials, such as aluminium, as well as biodegradable and compostable materials. Moreover, aluminium is infinitely recyclable – as long as it is disposed of correctly.

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Coffee News Recap, 15 Jul: Some 2023 WCC events to take place in Taipei, revenue increases predicted for Brazilian roasters & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

The new Northampton location will be used to trial in-store sustainability initiatives, such as recycled flooring and eco-ovens. Several 2023 World Coffee Championships to take place in Taipei next year. SCA US announces locations for 2023 US Coffee Championship preliminary rounds.

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Coffee News Recap, 4 Nov: PRF to return to Colombia in 2023, more than a third of UK hospitality businesses at risk of closure due to rising costs & other stories

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Sucafina will offer IMPACT-verified shipments in early 2023, and plans to verify all of its direct supply chains by 2025. PRF to return to Colombia on 6 and 7 July 2023. Minus will officially launch its cold brew in 2023. The 2023 Paris Café Festival to be held from 13 to 15 May.

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Coffee News Recap, 8 Jul: PRF to be held in El Salvador in 2023, May coffee prices highest since February 2022 & other stories

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PRF to be held in El Salvador in 2023. The partnership will run until July 2023. Costa Coffee and McDonald’s UK to collaborate on national cup recycling scheme. Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week.

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6 Tips to Make the Switch to Sustainable To-Go Containers Painless

Cheetah

More than 180 billion single use takeout containers are thrown away in the US every year, and recycling is not a solution. A UN funded study estimated that barely 10% of plastic packaging is recycled effectively and more than 70% reaches landfills and nature. Reading Time: 4 minutes.

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2022 Restaurant Industry Trends: Part 2

The Restaurant Group

As food deliveries and takeaways continue to rule the food industry in 2022, forward-looking restaurants are now moving away from plastic and other non-recyclable materials in their food packaging. Restaurant Industry Trends and Outlook for 2022.

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Coffee News Recap, 30 Sep: SCA announces 2022 WBC and WBrC winners at MICE, new study links daily coffee consumption with increased longevity & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

The Dubai roaster says the partnership will reduce the environmental impact of its coffee shops, mainly through recycling used coffee grounds. OCRI uses recyclable and compostable packaging and has reduced food waste in its coffee shops to less than 3%.

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Coffee News Recap, 18 Nov: PRF El Salvador announces speaker line up, arabica futures drop to 16-month low & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

PRF El Salvador will take place on 16 and 17 March 2023 at the San Salvador Exhibition Centre. Specialty Coffee Association opens nominations for 2023 Sustainability Awards. Applications close on 13 January 2023.

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Coffee News Recap, 2 Dec: World AeroPress Championship Finals take place in Vancouver BC, Canada, two Peet’s Coffee California locations vote to unionise & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

First 2023 US Coffee Championship qualifier round to be held in Baltimore, Maryland on 28 and 29 January. The first 2023 US East Coast Barista, Brewers Cup, Cup Tasters, Coffee in Good Spirits, Roasting, and Latte Art Championship qualifiers will take place at the Baltimore Convention Centre.

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Coffee News Recap, 16 Sep: Brazilian coffee export revenue up by 61.4% in 2022, EU votes in favour of anti-deforestation law & other stories

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The pop-up coffee shop will become permanent in 2023. Project Café US 2023 says US’ branded coffee shop market has recovered to 96% of its pre-pandemic value. Huhtamaki and Stora Enso to implement single-use cup recycling programme in Europe.

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Coffee News Recap, 9 Sep: US coffee shop sales to grow by 10.5% in 2022, August robusta prices increase by 9.2% & other stories

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Specialty Coffee Association announces 2023 UK Latte Art and Coffee in Good Spirits champions. Both competitors will represent the UK at the 2023 World Coffee Championships in Taipei in November 2023. The oat milk is made with 100% British oats and fully recyclable packaging. (Un)Ordinary

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Coffee News Recap, 12 Aug: Coffee leaf extract could inhibit Covid-19 infection, Intelligentsia employees vote to unionise & other stories

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K Cup consumers could receive reimbursements over recyclability settlement. was accused of labelling K Cups as recyclable when many were not widely available for recycling in the US. Every Friday, Perfect Daily Grind rounds up the top coffee industry news from the previous week.

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Coffee News Recap, 11 Nov: Hawaiian coffee farmers facing “one of their worst years for production”, Brazilian coffee farmers default on contracts for second consecutive year & other stories

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Rwanda to host 2023 African Fine Coffee Conference. The 19th edition of the conference will be held at the Kigali Convention Centre in the country’s capital from 15 to 17 February 2023. Manchester Coffee Festival to host 2023 UK Cup Tasters Championship from 12 to 14 November.

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Coffee News Recap, 28 Oct: Flat whites could hit £4 in the UK, former Luckin Coffee CEO launches new Cotti Coffee chain in China & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

UK’s Cup Neutral launches new 100% recyclable single-wall paper cups. In partnership with Paper Round, each Cup Neutral single-use cup can be fully recycled using the CupCycling scheme. Cup of Excellence Brazil approves samples for international stage of 2023 competition.

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Coffee News Recap, 20 May: Brazil’s coffee exports hit four-year low, PRF Colombia awards scholarships & other stories

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The virtual forum will be held on 12 July from 8:00 to 11:00 EST. The in-person event will take place in Kigali, Rwanda from 12 to 13 February 2023. Tue, 10 May – Nespresso partners with zero-waste fashion start-up to create sneakers made from recycled coffee grounds.

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Coffee News Recap, 29 Apr: Nespresso becomes B Corp, PRF Colombia announces scholarship programme & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

The Canadian coffee chain is also aiming to double the number of UK locations by the end of 2023. Fri, 22 Apr – Costa Coffee to trial recyclable plant-based cup lids. By 2023, Costa aims to roll out the lids across all UK stores.

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Coffee News Recap, 10 Jun: Arabica prices hit 3-month high after drought predicted in Brazil, Pergamino to host Barista Jam at PRF Colombia & other stories

Perfect Daily Grind

Howard Schultz to remain as interim Starbucks CEO until March 2023. The thermal-insulated cups are made from recycled coffee grounds and plant-based materials. The product range will include whole bean and roast & ground coffee, recyclable capsules, and oat milk.

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MRM at Five: What Issues Have Impacted Restaurants?

Modern Restaurant Management

We’re continually learning about new and innovative ways to help our clients be more sustainable—whether that be choosing eco-friendly materials and fixtures or finding new products that use recycled or compostable packaging.

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MRM Research Roundup: Mid-November 2020 Edition

Modern Restaurant Management

Business and group travel are not expected to reach 2019 peak demand levels again until 2023. On these lines: In 2019, Amcor launched a new recyclable packaging format that is capable of reducing carbon impact by 64 percent.

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MRM Research Roundup: Mid-December 2019 Edition

Modern Restaurant Management

This edition of Modern Restaurant Management (MRM) magazine's Research Roundup features the great gift of a restaurant gift card, learning about event professionals, top QSR traffic and digital ordering strategies. Holiday Traffic Not Enough.

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Will Climate Change Lead to More Black Truffles? It’s Complicated.

EATER

A 2019 market research report projected that through 2023, the global truffle market would post a compound annual growth rate of more than 19 percent. Some climate-change models say warming temperatures could increase growing zones for the prized black truffle.

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