Tag Archive 'paper_cups'

Green or not: lose the paper cup

Posted by TheShot on 20 Mar 2006 | Filed under: Café Society, Consumer Trends

Of all the reasons to drink your espresso out of a for-here ceramic cup… in today’s Anchorage Daily News Bill Sherwonit professes doing so as part of his “move toward becoming a more responsible espresso drinker.” No, I’m not making this up: adn.com | life : Housecleaning tips: Begin with small steps and see where […]

Speed coffee — and its kings of Tel Aviv

Posted by TheShot on 19 Mar 2006 | Filed under: Café Society, Consumer Trends, Foreign Brew

Looking for espresso along Ibn Gvirol Street in Tel Aviv? The online version of the Haaretz English Edition reviewed eight branches of large coffee chains (including The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf) — with a bizarre emphasis on how quickly they can shuffle you out the door with a paper cup (blech!) of gourmet coffee […]

Seattle company dresses up coffee cups

Posted by TheShot on 14 Jan 2006 | Filed under: Café Society, Consumer Trends

It’s only January 14, 2006 and I already have a nominee for the 2007 “Unclear On The Concept” Awards. According to the Seattle Times, Seattle-based CupCouture has decided to create high-end fashion accessories for the paper coffee cup, using designs such as faux furs and vintage fabrics: Seattle company dresses up coffee cups. Talk about […]

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