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San Carlos: Coffee shop ban idea back on the burner

Posted by TheShot on 07 Aug 2006 | Filed under: Consumer Trends, Local Brew, Starbucks

Today the San Mateo Daily Journal noted that San Carlos is cooling off on a proposal to scale back the number of coffee shops in their downtown: Coffee shop ban idea back on the burner – San Mateo Daily Journal. Of course, the measure was proposed in response to news of a second planned Starbucks […]

Mumbai: Does coffee house enlightenment bring prostitution?

Posted by TheShot on 31 May 2006 | Filed under: Café Society, Foreign Brew

In the world of espresso, India may be known for its Monsooned Malabar and premium robusta beans — both of which are excellent components of an espresso blend (and these beans often make it into the roasts I make at home). But with globalization and the resulting growth in India’s middle class, India has developed […]