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HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

I just couldn’t resist posting these pictures. Julie McCarter (innocent Bunny) is our newest Customer Service, Sales and Support staff member. I hope you all get a chance to meet her soon; she’s quite a handful! :O) The Dark Angel is Holly Bastin our Head Barista Trainer! If you haven’t met her yet, please feel… Continue Reading

BARISTA TRAINING TEAM, BACK AT IT…

It’s that time again. The PT’s Coffee Roasting Co.’s competition training team has started practice…as of last weekend. This year’s competition schedule is a bit crunched as the World Barista Championship will be held with the SCAA Annual Conference this April (in Atlanta, GA). What that means for U.S. competitors is that the SCAA’s United… Continue Reading

OVERWHELMING RESPONSE!

Thank You, to all of our friends, customers and colleagues that have sent us well wishes. It’s very much appreciated. The good news is, we are just getting started! I’ve had the morning off from my work in Ecuador and I’m trying to respond to as many emails as possible. Thank you all, just in… Continue Reading

WE’RE ROASTER OF THE YEAR!

Topeka, KS (October 22, 2008) – PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. has been named Roast Magazine’s “Roaster of the Year” for 2009 in the publication’s November / December 2008 issue released today. The annual “Roaster of the Year” title is awarded to candidates that serve coffee of superior quality, demonstrate a strong commitment to sustainable practices… Continue Reading

WE HAVE BIG NEWS – WE JUST CAN’T TELL YOU YET!

For the past month or so, we have been doing all we can trying to keep a huge secret. But the time is almost here for us to release our news. Tomorrow morning, we will release a huge new development for PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. Watch our Blog and other news services for the announcement.

RESPECT FOR THE BARISTA?

It’s EARLY Sunday morning, and I’m anxiously awaiting my first cup of Finca Los Planes and eating my Cheerios when I see, yet again, the story on one of our baristas, Pete Licata, published in a newspaper in Montana. I wonder – have we as an industry really made any progress in attaining respect for… Continue Reading

Basic Business Tips for Success

I am in love with the specialty coffee industry. Of all the things I could have done with my life, I am so glad that I found coffee early and have had the opportunity to hone my skills as a barista and trainer and am able to spread the good news of great coffee. One… Continue Reading

NEW ACCOUNT MANAGER IN WICHITA

PTs Coffee Roasting Co. is proud to announce we have a new Account Manager in the Wichita market. Chad Cox, who has represented PTs Coffee through his own business – Trade Me International – selling Fair Trade Products online, will now officially service all PTs customers in the area. He’s a graduate of Wichita State… Continue Reading

NOW HIRING

PTs Coffee Roasting Co. is now taking applications for the Coffee Production Department. Job Introduction: Production employees are responsible for fulfilling daily coffee orders. This involves working in a warehouse atmosphere and standing the majority of the day. Regular lifting of up to 50 pounds may be needed. We are looking for someone who is… Continue Reading