Takumi Sakamoto is the 2019 AMC Australian Roasting Champion

Congratulations to Takumi Sakamoto, who has won the title of 2019 AMC Australian Roasting Champion. Takumi, representing Deluca Coffee, battled it out against six other roasters last week at Criteria Coffee in Port Melbourne. Pat Connolly from Genovese Coffee and...
Opportunities to get involved in WLAC and WCIGS

Opportunities to get involved in WLAC and WCIGS

Are you heading to Berlin’s World of Coffee in June? Have you competed in a National Latte Art or Coffee in Good Spirits Championship? World Coffee Events are looking for Calibration Baristas for WLAC and WCIGS. This is a great opportunity for any competitor who...
Australian Champion Series: Shin Fukayama

Australian Champion Series: Shin Fukayama

Shin has been wowing us all with his incredible patterns for years. He took out the title of Australian Latte Art Champion in 2018 and subsequently placed fourth at the World Latte Art Championship. What inspired you to join the coffee industry? I was very impressed...
Australian Champion Series: Fred Lullfitz

Australian Champion Series: Fred Lullfitz

As part of our Australian Champion Series, we talked to 2012 Cup Tasting Champion Fred Lullfitz about the importance of great teachers and believing in yourself. What inspired you to join the coffee industry? I fell into the coffee industry during the global financial...