As soon as you enter the floor of the Global Specialty Coffee Expo you know that something special is taking place. The differences in cultures, languages and backgrounds dissipate as participants come together to share their passion for coffee. This year, the Expo organized by the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) was held in Seattle with a record-breaking success of 14,000 participants.
08 May 2017
We are proud to share that Monimbo, a member of our Premium Estates, has been selected by Starbucks as one of their special reserves. Starbucks Reserve coffees, are limited editions of the most exceptional coffees Starbucks has to offer.
Five schools from the coffee growing communities of Jinotega will have access to drinking water and safe water storage thanks to Mercon Coffee Group and Caffè Nero.
30 Apr 2016
Volunteering can be very rewarding. We get to connect with other people, give our time to help a cause and learn more about ourselves and others. Meeting people and families with stories of perseverance, hard work and dedication is an important part of this experience. This was the case for the volunteers who participated in […]
30 Apr 2016
For the past months we have been preparing to present our Premium Estates, a project that brings together an exclusive group of estates and their high quality coffee. A group of members from our Mercon team had the opportunity to introduce these estates to the coffee world during the SCAA.
06 Apr 2016
This year we were honored to have received an award from Keurig Green Mountain (KGM). KGM holds annually an event called Intercambio (which means exchange) at one of their major supply origins. It has been previously held in Guatemala, Peru, Brazil, Nicaragua, among others. This year, Intercambio was held in February in Machado-Sul de Minas in Brazil.
08 Mar 2016
05 Feb 2016
31 Dec 2015
This year, marks an important milestone for Seeds for Progress Foundation. With the support of its partners Mercon Coffee Group and Société Générale(SocGen), the Foundation has been able to sponsor the Ruben Dario School in the community of Abisinia in Nicaragua for 10 years now. Since 2005, SocGen’s Energy and Natural Resources team has work […]