Cool Beans Coffee Company

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Dunn Bros. Owners Visit Mexican Farmers Who Supply Their Coffee Beans | Star Tribune

Minneapolis -based Dunn Bros generally avoids middlemen, preferring to buy directly from farmers and cooperatives. The visits can be eye-opening. A few years ago, Dunn Bros quit doing business in the Dominican Republic because Eilers and store owners didnt like the subservient way growers treated workers from Haiti. For more information, please visit http://www.startribune.com/business/295403491.html

Coffee Has Colorful, Robust History As Well As Taste

While the public came to love the new beverage, traders saw that the real money was in figuring out how to produce coffee on their own and eliminate any middle men. The Dutch were the first to bring an actual coffee plant to Europe in 1616 (probably a descendent of the coffee beans smuggled from…