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Helen Accepts ACG Annual Growth Award

Posted on: 28-Nov-2011

Equator receives the Annual Growth Award from the ACG in San Francisco. ACG honors organizations that have exhibited leadership, growth, strategy clarity and social responsibility. "I was thrilled to receive this award on behalf of our entire organization!" - Helen Russell
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Causecast: How Smart Relationships Make Great Coffee

Posted on: 28-Nov-2011

What’s the connection between mushrooms and specialty coffee? And why would a coffee roaster buy a farm? Here’s why: inspiration + collaboration = great coffee. For more than 16 years Equator Coffees & Teas has worked to develop direct relationships with farmers who already produce exceptional coffee.
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Earth Island Journal: New Roots for Green Business

Posted on: 20-Oct-2011

"As the world economy increasingly collides with the limits of linear, “cradle-to-grave” production, more eyes are turning towards resource synergies, upcycling, and improved efficiencies to relieve some economic pressure and get more value with less waste."
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Fox Business News: Small Business Spotlight

Posted on: 31-May-2011

"Using social responsibility and sustainable choices to maintain a competitive coffee company..."
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Top Java

Posted on: 27-May-2011

"For the owners of Equator Coffees & Teas, making “good” coffee means keeping good practices with the land, plants and people of the Panamanian rainforest..."
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SFO Terminal 2 to Include Equator Coffees' First Retail Store

Posted on: 24-Mar-2011

"SFO's shiny new $383 million Terminal 2 is scheduled to welcome its first flight on April 14..."
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