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Culture: Coffee column by Rob Butterworth

05 December 2018
Culture: Coffee column by Rob Butterworth

Culture: Coffee column by Rob Butterworth

05 December 2018

Leon, of Freeman Trading, writes about the supply of Peru coffee to us here at Butterworths in Suffolk.


Culture: Rob Butterworth's coffee column looks at championing women

23 March 2018
Culture: Rob Butterworth's coffee column looks at championing women

Culture: Rob Butterworth's coffee column looks at championing women

23 March 2018

Last week we marked International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day, celebrating the exceptional women in our own lives and turning our minds to the work of women in our industry and in our own supply chain at Butterworth & Son.


Culture: An enduring love by Rob Butterworth

26 January 2018
Culture: An enduring love by Rob Butterworth

Culture: An enduring love by Rob Butterworth

26 January 2018

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and if music be the food of love. . .then coffee is definitely its drink. Britain’s love affair with coffee is a long one; the country’s first coffee house opened in Oxford in 1650. In modern times, the nation’s thirst for coffee continues to grow, with consumption at an all-time high.


Coffee culture with Rob Butterworth: Raising awareness of micro-lot coffees Peru has to offer

04 October 2017
Coffee culture with Rob Butterworth: Raising awareness of micro-lot coffees Peru has to offer

Coffee culture with Rob Butterworth: Raising awareness of micro-lot coffees Peru has to offer

04 October 2017

This August I was fortunate to be invited on an expenses paid trip by a division of the Ministry for Exports in Peru and visit Expo Amazonica in Moyobamo, where producers were attending to meet with traders from around the world and show off their wares from coffee and cacao to fruit and nuts in the raw form, as well as retail food stuffs in shelf ready packaging.