Meet Our Exhibitors
The Academy of Coffee Excellence, a Founding Premier Training Campus for the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA). Owned by Todd Arnette, a Licensed Q Instructor and Authorized SCA Trainer with 22-years’ experience. Offering all training of SCA: Roaster, Barista, Brewer, Sensory and Green Coffee as well as the Q Grader Course and Exams.
A&R Coffee Crop S.A. has been working in the area of coffee cultivation for the last 35 years, focusing on production with vision of corporate responsibility while pursuing sustainable profitability, developing sustainability projects with small producers, administration of coffee farm assets, and in the last 9 years, on crop research in Latin America and Asia.
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Atlantic Coffee Solutions (ACS) operates the world’s only fully-integrated coffee production facility with decaffeination, soluble (instant coffee) processing, roasting and packaging all at a single location. ACS provides integrated manufacturing services to major North American brands and producers–allowing our partners to deploy their resources, focus and energy on positioning their brand, improving distribution and expanding into new markets.
At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The approximately 112,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world.
BO Packaging is a company that specializes in Flexible, Rigid and Carton Packaging. In addition, BO has a Food Service Division (cups for ice cream, coffee, tea and cold beverages) and a branch that investigates and develops Innovative Packaging Solutions. BO has several productions sites in South America, and can produce integral packaging solutions for our clients. We Care about our client´s needs and always seek to exceed their expectations.
Bosch is a leading supplier with the most comprehensive portfolio of packaging solutions for the coffee industry. The product lines include VFFS machines, package makers, horizontal flow wrappers, in-line and rotary cup/capsule machines, thermoforming, robotic automation, secondary packaging including carton and tray formers and closers. For optimum aroma protection the machines can be equipped with gas flushing or a vacuum unit for brick packs as well as inside and outside valves.
Bratney Companies is a leading design, engineering and equipment supplier to the coffee and processing industries. Through experience and prove results, we provide the very best in processing, product handling, dust control, weighing, packaging, palletizing equipment, and mixing. We partner with Cimbria, Concetti and Omas, offering customers state-of-the-art applications.
Bühler Group covers the entire range of coffee production from green coffee handling, cleaning and sizing, to advanced color and foreign material precision sorters, including the high-capacity SORTEX A MultiVision with broadband LED illumination; from the RoastMaster20™ to high-capacity TMR Roasters, GrindDefine™ coffee grinders; in addition to blending, weighing, and bagging.
Cablevey Conveyors continually demonstrates “best in class” conveyors with the least amount of damage, spillage, foreign material contamination or operating costs.
Cable & disc technology gently move products through an enclosed tube without the use of air. Systems can convey up to 1240 cubic feet (35 cubic meters) per hour.
Cadeco is part of a group of companies with over 3 generations of experience in the coffee industry providing a wide range of green coffee services for over 20 years. From warehouse storage for both commercial and certified coffee to full silo services, our fully integrated facility is equipped to handle all your green coffee service needs!
Coffee Blenders® line of functional pour-over drip cups are available in Lean (Weight Wellness), Think (Cognitive Performance), Relax (Reduces Stress & Anxiety), Active (Pre-Workout Boost). NEW PRODUCTS: Functional Cold Brew & Ground Coffee.
The Coffee Board of India, as the nodal agency for the coffee sector in India, is friend, philosopher and guide to the coffee sector and carries out research, extension & development, quality control, market development and promotion of coffee grown in India. It serves as a facilitator between coffee exporters in India and buyers everywhere in the world.
Coperion K-Tron is a global leader in providing process automation, equipment, systems and solutions for bulk material handling. Coperion K-Tron makes the feeders and pneumatic conveying components, supervisory controls and digital scales that go into its material handling systems. Coperion K-Tron holds more than 100 patents for feeding, weighing, mechanical components and control technologies.
Food 4 Farmers work with coffee-growing communities to build and sustain solutions to food insecurity. If coffee farming families are able to grow healthy food, supplement their income from coffee through diversification, and improve nutrition, they will be able to put food on their tables every day of the year - and stay on their farms, growing high quality coffee.
ELPLAST manufactures the EL-ZIP® brand, press to close zippers for flexible packaging. High quality EL-ZIP® press to close zippers are available in over 200 different styles, offering a wide range of functionality including powder resistance, multiple profiles, retort, PE and PP compatible, in size ranges from 3 mm to 50 mm.
Fres-co System USA, Inc. is a privately owned packaging manufacturing company headquartered in Telford, PA. For more than 30 years, Fres-co has been serving leading companies across the Fortune 500 in the coffee, food & beverage, and agricultural and industrial markets, as well as many famous specialty brands.
NatureFlex™ by Futamura is a family of bio-based flexible packaging films that offers an environmentally-friendly alternative to traditional petroleum-based plastics. It is certified compostable, made from GMO-free renewable resources, and provides the high oxygen, oil, and moisture barriers needed for coffee and tea, along with a variety of food products.
Gen10 provide the best cloud and mobile software solutions to the coffee supply chain that address sustainability, traceability, operations and all sorts of risk management.
CUPCAP is part of GFSC, a coffee group of companies in Portugal dedicated to all range of coffee: beans, ground, capsules (Kcup, Nespresso, Dolce Gusto, Lavazza and more). Our group is the best-selling private label coffee in the country and growing. We’re a 5th generation coffee company which has broad distribution throughout Europe and The Americas.
Hartley Transportation is a leader in green bean and processed coffee transportation. We are able to service your shipment at a competitive rate, along with a premier level of service and would love the opportunity to assist with any of your truckload, less than truckload and Intermodal-Rail shipments!
Heartland Food Products Group, owners of the SPLENDA® brand, are here to unveil an exciting new lineup of authentic cold brew products – Java House Cold Brew Co. Stop by our booth to learn more and try our great products!
Heartland Food Products, LLC is a leading waffle and pancake supplier for hotels, restaurants, universities, and other establishments across the United States and Canada. Taste the difference with Heartland's gourmet waffle and pancake recipes, made with the highest quality ingredients, including pasteurized whole eggs. No one makes a better tasting waffle.
Hood Packaging is one of the largest family owned flexible packaging companies with 20 manufacturing facilities in North America. We offer fully integrated packaging solutions to the coffee industry that consists of packaging equipment, films and technical services.
ICA USA is a leader in packaging machines for flexible materials. Over the past 50 years, we have focused increasingly on coffee, developing high-tech solutions for ground, whole bean, modified atmosphere or under vacuum, and have just launched 100% compostable single serves and pods especially for this market.
INTL FCStone Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides clearing, execution and risk management advisory services in Coffee and Cocoa futures, related currency markets, and offers financing for physical Coffee and Cocoa. CoffeeNetwork offers in-depth coffee market news and analysis, including weather information and market prices on any mobile device or PC.
Kingsmill Foods has 70 years of expertise in developing and producing Specialty Beverages for Private Label and National Brand customers in Cafe, Vending and Retail markets. We are recognized by our domestic and international partners for developing custom beverage solutions that deliver outstanding consumer experience and operational efficiency.
LILLA is a leader in the world when it comes to talk about drum roasters. Always innovating and developing new technologies throughout the 95 years of existence
Our roasters are known as top-quality, sturdy, long-lasting products. Lilla's contribution to the evolution of the science of roasting is evident in every roaster in our portfolio. We have the right solution for your business, whether it is a small, medium or a big corporation.
Since 1979, Lorenz Conveying Products has been a single source manufacturer of several products ideal for pneumatic conveying and bulk handling in the coffee industry: Roller Gates, Diverter Valves, Maintenance Gates, Cyclones, Couplings, Elbows, and Fittings.
At Mandalay Bay Coffee, sustainable practices and innovated design form the foundation of our company. Scope and scale are achieved through our global purchasing power, domestic coffee and K-cup® compatible capsule production and distribution centers.
Pacific Bag, Inc. (PBi) offers stock and custom printed flexible packages, such as rollstock laminations, gusseted bags, stand-up pouches, one-way valves for coffee packaging, specialty tins and more. PBi has been a packaging resource for over 30 years with quality product, outstanding service, and continued commitment to the industries that we service.
PLITEK provides complete coffee degassing solutions. PLITEK’s PLI-VALV® one-way degassing valves and valve applicators are the most efficient, reliable, and cost effective solution for degassing freshly roasted coffee in its packaging. Visit our exhibit at the NCA Conference or our website to learn more.
The Port of Virginia is America’s fifth-largest port, located with one day’s drive of two-thirds of the nation’s population, and has on-dock, double-stack rail service. The port regularly serves vessels in excess of 10,000 TEUs, and is composed of four marine terminals in the Hampton Roads Harbor, two intermodal facilities – one in Front Royal, VA and another in Greensboro, NC – and a barge port in the City of Richmond.
QTrade Teas & Herbs formulates and manufactures specialty teas for national and international brands offering bulk, hot/iced food service, and automatic single serve applications.
Satake offers a comprehensive range of optical inspection systems that incorporate RGB, UV, CCD and IR vision technologies to remove defective coffee beans from the product stream. Satake’s Evolution® RGB and PIKASEN Alpha (FMS2000) are revolutions in optical sorting and the answer to your perfect cup of coffee.
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Shick Solutions automates the handling of coffee from the receipt and cleaning of green beans through roasting and on to packaging. Our solutions include dilute and dense phase conveying along with enclosed-disc conveyors to ensure the proper handling of beans through various stages of the roasting process. Shick is a complete ingredient automation solutions provider. Shick designs, manufactures, installs and services ingredient automation systems for customers worldwide. To learn more, visit our our website.
Headquartered in Calgary, AB, Canada, Solex Thermal Science is the global leader in the development, design and manufacturing of high efficiency, indirect heat exchangers. Specializing in the heating, cooling and drying of bulk solids, our technology has been applied to the processing of fertilizer, sugar, oilseeds, grains, plastics and many other bulk solid products. Using proven and proprietary thermal modeling software, each heat exchanger is custom designed to meet the unique thermal performance requirements of our customers. With over 25 years of experience, and more than 500 heat exchangers installed in 50 countries worldwide, we provide best in class service from inception to completion, with technical and sales support available globally in multiple languages. Your partner in innovation, learn more.
Sonoco provides composite cans, flexibles, plastics, and display and packaging to the coffee market. The Flexibles offering includes roto and flexo peelable structures, frac pack, premade pouches, lidding, and Cross-Seal™ Technology that seals along a side corner of the bag. Sonoco barrier laminations run with a wide range of filling equipment and various valves.
Stellar is a fully integrated design, engineering, construction and mechanical services firm that provides a comprehensive range of self-performed services. Stellar creates food processing plants, refrigerated warehouses, and distribution centers.
STiR, published bi-monthly, is the leading magazine for the coffee and tea industries. For readers, STiR provides key editorial from leading experts in each industry to help you manufacture, roast, pack, package, ship, and distribute the highest quality coffee and tea products. For suppliers to the industry, STiR gives you exposure to the widest range of buyers of coffee beans and tea leaf, and all the equipment, machinery, supplies and services required to bring quality products to the marketplace.
Printers, laminators and converters of flexible packaging materials to the coffee industry for over 40 years. Specializing in foil and non-foil, high barrier laminated structures, TC • UltraFlex utilizes state of the art smart technologies to deliver consistently high quality custom packaging with unmatched lead times. High definition flexo printing up to 10 colors, featuring extended gamut 7-color process. SQF Level 2 certified. Eco-friendly compostable options available. “Concept To Consumer Flexible Packaging Solutions.”
WIPF is the quality leader in the one-way degassing valve market, as recognized by a number of major roasters worldwide. Given our extensive experience, Swiss engineering and state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, WIPF consistently delivers valves with proven integrity and functionality. WIPF is the only supplier providing a certified fully bio-compostable valve. For the North American market, WIPF’s WICOVALVES are readily available from our USA distribution center.