News Colombia

Exploring the specialty coffee scene in Medellín, Colombia

Not only is Colombia’s second-largest city a rich cultural hub – Medellín also has a thriving specialty coffee scene of its own.  With high-altitude Antioquia coffee farms in close proximity, roasters work to highlight complexities and flavours. Bright acidity is generally prominent, and filter coffee remains ever-popular. As Medellín’s cafe culture evolves, quality is at […]

Coffee Producers: Here’s how to prepare for PRF Colombia

PRF Colombia is set to be a platform for Colombian coffee producers and other industry professionals to forge long-lasting relationships.  We’re looking forward to welcoming farmers to the two-day forum in Medellín, but we understand that attendees may be wondering how to navigate the event. We’ve put together a few specific points for you to […]

PRF Colombia scholarships awarded & exhibitor booths nearly sold out

We’re now less than two months away from PRF Colombia, and final preparations for both the two-day forum in Medellín and the Origin Trip Experience are underway. A few weeks ago, we announced our partnership with Mayorga Coffee to sponsor coffee farmers to attend PRF. We’re delighted to announce that we have now confirmed the […]

Pre-register for workshops and coffee cuppings at PRF Colombia

As PRF Colombia approaches, we’re encouraging guests to pre-register for our various workshops and coffee cuppings. There are a limited number of spaces available for each one, so the sooner you sign up, the better. These workshops will feature cupping sessions and will be hosted by coffee experts from all around the world, including from […]

Introducing current PRF Colombia Host Sponsors

As part of PRF Colombia, several prominent Colombian coffee producers will host roasters on farms as part of our Origin Trip Experience. While staying with PRF Host Sponsors, guests will have the opportunity to participate in cupping sessions, roundtable discussions, and other activities related to coffee production. We’re proud to share that so far, Forest […]

MTPak Coffee announced as Gold Sponsor of PRF Colombia

World-leading coffee cup and packaging manufacturer, MTPak Coffee has confirmed their attendance and participation in PRF Colombia, as a Gold Sponsor. THE MTPAK COFFEE STORY In 2016, Mark Zhou founded MTPak Coffee after noticing a rapid increase in the number of specialty coffee brands in Asia. More than six years later, his company is one […]

Why should coffee roasters attend PRF Colombia?

With just over four months until the start of PRF Colombia, a number of coffee roasters, traders, buyers and other industry professionals are already registering their attendance and planning their travels to Medellín for the forum. Following the immense success of previous editions of PRF in El Salvador, Brazil, Guatemala and Virtual PRF in Honduras, […]