In The Community

PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. wins SCAA’s Midwest Regional Barista Competition!

                                                             PT’s take 2 of top 3 at the Specialty Coffee Association of America’s 2009 Midwest Regional Barista Competition. On February 1st, 2009 Chris Weber took 3rd… Continue Reading

FINCA LOS PLANES SOCCER TEAM

For over a year now we’ve been working to reward the pickers at Finca Los Planes in El Salvador for all their hard work. They’ve been very diligent in their harvest, picking only the ripest red cherries to ensure the coffee harvest from this small farm in El Salvador will be exceptional. We promised them early on that… Continue Reading

NEW SOCCER BALLS FOR FINCA LAS MERCEDES

A couple days ago, PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. and Coffee Klatch donated nearly 20 soccer balls to six teams that are in the community near Finca Las Mercedes in El Salvador.  Jeff Taylor and Mike Perry were able to participate in the presentation in El Salvador.  Finca Las Mercedes and its community are particularly special… Continue Reading

NOW HIRING! CUSTOMER SERVICE, SALES AND SUPPORT SPECIALIST

NOW HIRING!     Customer Service, Sales and Support Specialist Date: 01-14-09                                                                                                                                    Overview: PT’s Coffee Roasting Co is looking for a full time Customer Service, Sales and Support Specialist at our roasting facility in Topeka, KS. We are looking for a self-motivated individual who has an interest in coffee and enthusiasm for meeting the… Continue Reading

NEW FOOTBALL UNIFORMS FOR LOS PLANES!

On my morning commute, it always seems like war and violence dominate the news.  Stories about innocent people hiding in their houses for days on end tug on my heartstrings.  In the midst of all of these stories, the ones that report someone giving a helping hand or bringing a little joy into the lives… Continue Reading

COFFEE SPECIALS FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Coffee Specials for the Holidays What better way to make the holiday season memorable than to sip away the snowy days with a memorable coffee?  We put our repertoire of great coffees on sale until December 25th to make this holiday season one to remember.  Check out the amazing coffee specials below! Truly Memorable Coffees… Continue Reading

PTs TRAINER – WBC CERTIFIED JUDGE

We are proud to share with you that our very own Holly Bastin, PTs Staff Barista Trainer, is officially 1 of  9 in the United States of America to be Certified as a World Barista Championship Judge.Bastin completed the Certification training course and testing in Long Beach, California yesterday.Bastin has been training barista’s for competition… Continue Reading

PT’S COFFEE FEATURED IN CAPITAL JOURNAL

The coffee stained faces of a few PT’s Coffee Roasting Co.  employees graced the front page of the November 3rd edition of the Topeka Capital Journal.  In their article, “Coffee Roaster Recognized for its Way with Beans,” the Capital Journal discusses PT’s new Roaster of the Year Award from Roast Magazine.  Check out the article here!  Thad… Continue Reading

UPDATE FROM FINCA LOS PLANES

Helping to open people’s eyes to the vast world of Specialty Coffee is an exciting part of working for PT’s Coffee. Watching as they take the first sip of an eye popping Ethiopian or a comforting Panama is always enjoyable. But one aspect of working for PT’s that does more than just create excitement or… Continue Reading