Is two better than one? With the fast approaching opening date of our second retail store, we sure think so. All that is left to decide is: Should we clone Gail? This month’s Hot Blog on Blog Action covers this (our new store, not cloning Gail) and much more coffee & tea news that you may have missed from SCG.
Update: Seattle Coffee Gear to Open Bellevue Location (via Seattle Magazine)
We are getting the word out. And the word is … A second retail location for Seattle Coffee Gear! Beginning on September 3rd, we launch our caffeinated invasion of Bellevue, Washington. Help us celebrate said invasion during our Grand Opening event on September 14th, during which we’ll have tastings, giveaways, prize drawings, discounts and more!
Interview: Coffee Pros Dana Foster + Celeste Clark (via Food GPS)
In this fun blog article, we interview the heart and soul of Zoka Coffee, Dana Foster, Director of Coffee, and Celeste Clark, Head Roaster. This dynamic coffee duo injects professionalism and compassion into a longstanding Seattle-favorite roastery.
Giving Used Espresso Machines a Second Life (via Ground to Ground)
From humble beginnings, refurbished coffee makers and espresso machines are given a new lease on life under the care of trained technicians. Read how the Refurb Crew reduces, reuses and recycles onsite at Seattle Coffee Gear.
A Tea Time Moment in the Office (via An International Tea Moment)
It takes all kinds! And for Brenna that means the chance to make tea she loves at home and at work. We don’t judge, especially when she makes delicious Rishi Tea for us, too!
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