Coffee Industry Buzz - New Cafes, Legal Battles, and Big Moves

Coffee Industry Buzz - New Cafes, Legal Battles, and Big Moves

Red Bay Coffee is set to open a new location in San Francisco's Financial District, while The Wyndown Coffee Bars in Washington D.C. close amid unionization efforts. NBA star Jimmy Butler plans to launch a BigFace cafe in Miami, and Germany's Melitta Group acquires South African roaster Caturra. Meanwhile, Caffe Nero's owner is launching a wholesale brand, Aroma. Dallas' Oak Cliff Coffee Roasters face financial challenges from Foxtrot's sudden closures, and a Boise coffee shop owner escalates a lawsuit against Boise State University. Fairtrade International announces a new campaign, and Community Coffee raises significant funds for schools.

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