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Equator Coffees rides retail wave

Posted on: 23-Sep-2013

The founders of Equator Coffees & Teas, Helen Russell and Brooke McDonnell, waited almost two decades to set up their own retail store. But when they found the right place to do it, they made sure it was a unique opportunity.In June, Equator opened a coffee bar in Proof Lab, a surf and skate shop in Mill Valley.
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Equator's New Spot Offers Good Coffee and a Quick Getaway

Posted on: 10-Sep-2013

Now that Indian summer is in full swing, it's prime time to start squeezing the most out of all the warm weekends you have left. In most ways, the city has the local monopoly on good coffee, but happily, there's a new spot just north that's doing a bang-up job of squaring our love of the good joe with a need to get away. The spot is Equator Coffee and Tea's new branch at the Mill Valley Proof Lab Surf Shop.
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Marin Magazine’s Editors’ Choice 2013 features Equator Coffees & Teas

Posted on: 08-Aug-2013

Marin Magazine names Equator Coffees & Teas a "Conscientious Cup" for our commitment to sustainability and creating a coffee that "tastes amazing and customers can feel good about drinking."
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