• Big Eastern 2014

    Big Eastern 2014

    Jan 24, 2014 Posted by Stephanie Kelley

    #BIGEASTERN 2014 We are proud to be a regional sponsor for the 2014 Big Eastern Competition presented by the Specialty Coffee Association of America and the Barista Guild of America. Baristas and coffee pros from all over the East Coast traveled to our very own Durham, NC to compete in...

  • Camp Pull A Shot 2013

    Camp Pull A Shot 2013

    Jun 14, 2013 Posted by Stephanie Kelley

    Camp Pull A Shot 2013 Last week we sent our Training and Customer Support Specialist, Bethany Ezawa Kinch, to the Summer BGA Camp-Pull-A-Shot in Wisconsin. We are excited to announce she came back as a Level 1 Certified Barista! Camp is full of events and classes teaching baristas of industry...

  • SCAA 2013

    SCAA 2013

    Apr 16, 2013 Posted by Stephanie Kelley

    SCAA 2013 A JVG crew headed to Boston for the Specialty Coffee Association of America's Annual Exposition this past weekend. The Expo has everything from lectures, workshops, latest products, and friendly competitions. It's the ultimate meeting place for the coffee community to gather and share their passion for the industry....

  • Trip to Honduras 2013

    Trip to Honduras 2013

    Feb 11, 2013 Posted by Stephanie Kelley

    Robbie recently visited Don Manuel Castaneda's farm in Honduras for the first time since 2011. Read his trip report below! Marcala, La Paz, Honduras February 2013 I had to squint and peel off my sweater as soon as we landed in San Pedro Sula, Honduras last week. The tropical sun shines...

  • Build Day With Habitat for Humanity of Durham!

    Build Day With Habitat for Humanity of Durham!

    Dec 21, 2012 Posted by Stephanie Kelley

    Build Day with Habitat for Humanity of Durham! Earlier this month, a JVG crew of ten headed out to Maple Drive to help build a house with Habitat for Humanity of Durham! We’ve been working with them since 2009, and wanted to build upon our partnership by spending an afternoon...