Taiwanese coffee chain Mr. Brown closes 8 outlets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Coffee chain Mr. Brown is closing eight shops within three months in the Taipei area, at least partly due to a fall in the number of customers, reports said Wednesday (Jan...

Taiwan coffee shop chain to expand in Southeast Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese coffee shop franchise cama café is planning to expand its business in Southeast Asia in 2020. Established in 2006, cama café has opened more...

National Taiwan University and Nespresso launch coffee recycling collaboration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan University (NTU) is collaborating with a coffee industry giant on applying coffee by-products to agricultural production to provide scientific data for rec...

Taiwanese celebrate Valentine’s Day with coffee

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Promotions for the resumption of work after the Lunar New Year holiday have barely ended, or convenience stores and coffee chains in Taiwan are turning their attention toward Va...

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___ Trump to sign Mexico deal in 90 days; Canada talks to resume WASHINGTON (AP) — Talks to keep Canada in a North American trade bloc broke up Friday and will resu...

Coca-Cola to buy Costa coffee chain for $5.1 billion

LONDON (AP) — Coca-Cola is to plug a gap in its portfolio with the acquisition of the Costa coffee brand from British firm Whitbread for 3.9 billion pounds ($5.1 billion) in cash. Th...

Califia Farms Secures More Than $50 Million in Funding from New and Existing Investors

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 2, 2018--Califia Farms ®, best known for its innovative plant-based beverages marketed in distinctive curvy bottles, today announces it has closed another round of fu...

Califia Farms Secures More Than $50 Million in Funding from New and Existing Investors

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 2, 2018--Califia Farms ®, best known for its innovative plant-based beverages marketed in distinctive curvy bottles, today announces it has closed another round of fu...

Biohazard Coffee is the Strongest Coffee in the World

BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--First launched in 2016 , today Biohazard Coffee announces new packaging and a fresh website look. Gone are the days of having multiple cups of coffee to ...

Get discounted coffee for first day of work after New Year holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Happy times always end in a blink of an eye. After six easy days of the Lunar New Year holiday, people will return to work on Wednesday, Feb. 21. In case of fatigue, d...

More caffeine, please: Keurig is buying Dr Pepper Snapple

NEW YORK (AP) — Keurig is buying Dr Pepper Snapple Group, bringing together the make-at-home coffee brand with the company behind Dr Pepper soda, Mott's apple juice and Snapple iced tea. ...

EU moves to ensure more uniform food quality across states

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union wants to help stop food makers selling the same products but with different contents depending on which country they are put on supermarket shelves. ...

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___ US consumers should feel muted impact from rising oil price DALLAS (AP) — OPEC's decision to cut production gave an immediate boost to oil prices, but the impac...

Wei Chuan sells stake in UCC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ting Hsin International affiliate Wei Chuan Foods Co. is selling its stake of 34.02 percent in the UCC coffee brand to a Singapore-registered member of Japan’s UCC Group, report...

Japanese coffee specialist promotes Alishan coffee

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) A Japanese man, who sampled Taiwan's light roast coffee with a flavor of lemon black tea, pineapple and oolong tea during a visit to the mountainous Alishan (???) region six year...