NCA Coffee Summit 2014
October 28 - 30, 2014
Hyatt Regency Boston
2014 National Coffee Drinking Trends Newly Expanded!
NCA National Coffee Drinking Trends (NCDT) 2014 features a completely revised report from cover-to-cover. Newly updated charts, data, and analysis will provide more comprehensive insights and statistics than ever before.
NCA issues position statement on coffee adulteration
New Review Paper Suggests Coffee Consumption is Associated with a Reduced Risk of Mortality
A new study concludes that coffee helps people live longer. Published in Public Health Nutrition, this “meta-analysis” – that is, a study that reviews many individual pieces of research on the same topic to review findings and also integrate their data to effectively compile a study with a larger subject base – finds a favorable association between coffee and lowered risk of death, especially in women, with the greatest benefits observed for 3 – 5 cups per day. See a press release from the Institute for Scientific Information on Coffee (ISIC) in London.
NCA Statement on EFSA Draft Acrylamide Opinion
The EFSA draft opinion on acrylamide in food is not intended to express a scientific finding, but rather to solicit public comments toward reaching a research-based conclusion. The draft opinion contains acknowledged limitations in its purpose, scope and content and, in fact, calls for additional research needed to reach a conclusion. The NCA has issued a statement in response to the draft report...learn more >>
NCA Members Alerts
Clarification Issued by ACS Regarding Adulteration of Coffee
Yesterday I reported to you that the American Chemical Society (ACS) had issued a misleading media release regarding alleged impurities in coffee. Starting with a lead ....read more
Watch the informative and thought provoking Sustainability Symposium from the NCA's Annual Convention 2014...Watch Now >>
The National Coffee Association's Career Center is a new online resource that will make it that much easier for professionals to find the best job opportunities in the coffee industry, as well as help employers recruit qualified coffee industry professionals....learn more >>