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Parks Coffee’s New “Crowd Pleaser” Packaging Offers Variety and Guaranteed Freshness

Parks Coffee’s New “Crowd Pleaser” Packaging Offers Variety and Guaranteed Freshness

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Office coffee service company has fresh design and thoughtful angle on fraction pack line-up.

Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 — Since its inception in 1986, Parks Coffee has consistently pushed the envelope on traditional industry practices. The office coffee and refreshments company began roasting its own coffees in 2004, and was one of the first to expand their vending offering with micro-market technology. The new Crowd Pleaser set-up is no less extraordinary. In a new 5-minute video entitled “Crowd Pleasing Coffees,” this innovative system is highlighted in real-world situations. read more

Rust Fungus Affecting Coffee Crops in Latin America

Rust Fungus Affecting Coffee Crops in Latin America

A mild infection of coffee rust on a tree in Mexico. (Image Credit: John Vandermeer, ScienceDaily.com)
A mild infection of coffee rust on a tree in Mexico. (Image Credit: John Vandermeer, ScienceDaily.com)

The International Coffee Organization (ICO) is reporting that over 50% of coffee plantations in Central and South America have been devastated by a coffee rust fungus, also called La Roya. While U.S. coffee prices have not yet been affected by this crop killer, we can expect to see a jump in green bean pricing in 2014.  According to the ICO, an estimated $500 million in product has been destroyed by La Roya so far this year. read more