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Technology and innovation

How To Create A Digital Roast Profile On The Bellwether Coffee Roaster


Roast profiles (also known as roast graphs or curves) record everything that happens during a roast. We use these graphs to analyze why our coffee tastes a certain way and determine what changes can be made, if any, to the next roast.

Episode 5: The Future Price of Coffee


Why Current Green Coffee Pricing Standards Don’t Work For Farmers


Take a stroll around coffee websites, packaging, and social media, and you’re sure to encounter language like ethical, sustainable, and fair. It sounds great—who doesn’t want to support fair and ethical sourcing?

Episode 2: The Future of Coffee Technology


Why Coffee Shops Should Start Roasting Coffee In-House.


Customers have more coffee options than ever before, and it’s forcing cafes of all kinds to get creative in how they present themselves and access new ways to generate sales.

Pivot your Coffee Menu from Wholesale to Roasted In-House


Getting away from buying coffee from another roaster, and instead choosing to roast in-house, is a badge of honor for many in the coffee industry.

Future Coffee Roasters: Natural Gas Bans Are Coming To A City Near You


Building out a roasting area has long represented a key milestone for coffee businesses that are ready for vertical integration.