There is no argument - Organic Coffee is a bit more expensive than the conventional product. This being the case, many people question why they should pay the extra for it. In this day and age most ...
Any store gathers a community of like minded people. A feed store attracts the agricultural community, and an auto parts store gathers those interested in motor vehicles. People make political and soc...
Dear Coffee Drinker,"Fair Trade" is a certification that is given primarily to a company that can prove, together with a specific coffee farm, that fair prices are being given to the independent farm....
David Letterman told Esquire in an interview, "If it wasn't for coffee, I'd have no discernible personality at all". I dare say that this is a belief held by millions of people across the globe as th...
We chopped up the Golden Goose that layed the Golden Eggs. Why did we let it happen? Who said we had to compete in a global economic arena? The Marshall Plan helped restored local value added econom...
The term "Fairtrade" has been gaining steady acknowledgment since the 1940s - and justifiably so. After all, when consumers pay just a little more for products like organic coffee, bananas, chocolate ...
The term "Fairtrade" has been gaining steady acknowledgment since the 1940s - and justifiably so. After all, when consumers pay just a little more for products like organic coffee, bananas, chocol...
The most useful business book I have come across since Jim Collins' "Good to Great" is "Blue Ocean Strategy", by W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne.Blue Ocean strategy is about breaking through structure...
"The death of one man is a tragedy. The death of millions is a statistic." - Joseph Stalin"We've dodged the bullet," is the consensus opinion of the Jewelers Vigilance Committee, according to Frank Da...
I just returned from the Jewelers' Circular Keystone (JCK) Show, the largest, most important jewelry trade event in the US.Apart from those who sought me out because of my press release, not one jewel...