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ACS Valves
We design, engineer, and manufacture rotary valves for metering, feeding, and airlock in bulk material processing and pneumatic conveying applications. To date, we have 25 valves in our product line, and 124 possible feature combinations - by far the most selection on the market. We stay up to date on industry regulations, as well as customer feedback, so we can apply new information into our designs.
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AGIBOO headquartered in The Netherlands is the provider of the commodity trade and risk management software solution AGIBLOCKS. AGIBLOCKS facilitates real time trading and risk management of commodities such as Cocoa, Coffee, Sugar, Cotton and Grains including financial and logistics management. AGIBLOCKS is extremely user friendly and can be used at any desktop or mobile device.
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Bratney Companies

BRATNEY COMPANIES is a leading technology integrator of Cimbria cleaning, grading, density separation and color sorting technology and Concetti, partner for packaging.  All of the above backed by design, engineering and in-house construction service for 100% customer satisfaction.
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Buhler Group
Bühler SORTEX advanced, high precision and high capacity sorting systems for coffee processors demanding the highest standards of product quality and food safety.
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Cablevey Conveyors
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.
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Café Kreyol
Cafe Kreyol was founded in 2011 with a mission of providing sustainable employment to countries in need. In Haiti, we have worked tirelessly with the farmers to restore the once popular Haitian Blue to it's original glory. In 2016 we have expanded our operations to the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Honduras and many other countries. 
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Coffee Blenders
At Coffee Blenders®, our mission is to provide high quality coffee with health benefits. By cultivating the world’s choicest 100% Arabica beans and working with experienced sommeliers – experts with a deep understanding of coffee origins, flavors and compositions – we’re able to handcraft unique blends that appeal to both casual coffee drinkers as well as people with more discerning palettes.
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Coffee Board of India

The Coffee Board of India serves as the friend, philosopher and guide to the Indian coffee sector covering the entire value chain. The core activities are primarily directed towards research & development, transfer of technology, quality improvement, extending development support to growing sector, promotion of coffee in export and domestic markets.
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Coffee Network
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 provides in-depth commentary from the leading experts, breaking news, key weather information, real time prices for all futures markets and charting with technical analysis tools.
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Founded in 1992 with the aim of accurately documenting import‐export transactions in the Americas, built and maintained by an international team, Datamyne today is a top‐ranked provider in the highly competitive US market for trade data.
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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 150 different styles, offering a wide range of functionality including, powder resistance, dual profiles, retort, PE and PP compatible, in size ranges from 3 mm to 50 mm.
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Flavor Dynamics

Flavor Dynamics is a business-to-business flavor producer that prides itself on its creativity, consistency, quality and dedication to customer care. We are eager to work with you to meet your specific needs. Depending on the application, we can supply one of the thousands of products in our ever-expanding flavor library or use our creative flavor group to craft the perfect custom flavor for your application.

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FLOCERT is a leading global certification body, providing sole certification to Fairtrade and offering verification services for social, trade and environmental standards as well as private codes of conduct. Founded in 2003, FLOCERT remains mission-driven and dedicated to working with all types of organizations, from small producers to internationally recognized brands, in order to promote fairness in global trade. Our accreditation as a “Social Enterprise” demonstrates our commitment to social business values.

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Supplying Customers with pre-made bags, custom-printed rollstock, degassing valves, packaging machinery, pod equipment and service. Fres-co System USA has been the coffee industry’s packaging expert for over 30 years.
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Generation 10
Established in 2000, G10 has an established track record of delivering innovative, high value and flexible commodity management software designed to help clients manage their operational and financial risks, optimize supply chains, and improve business transparency. Companies that partner with Generation 10 benefit from the industry’s most complete commodity management solution.
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Grounds For Health
Since 1996, Grounds for Health has helped establish sustainable cervical cancer prevention programs in coffee producing countries where cervical cancer, though preventable, remains the #1 cause of cancer death for women for lack of access to care. Our work, currently in Mexico, Nicaragua and Tanzania, is supported by US companies and individuals engaged in importing and selling coffee. Winner of the Specialty Coffee Association of America’s 2011 Sustainability Award
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Hartley Transportation
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!
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Hood Packaging
Hood Packaging offers a full range of flexible plastic, multiwall paper and woven polypropylene packaging. For more than 50 years our company has been a leader in the design and manufacture of a wide range of packaging materials.
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Humble Smile Foundation
For every Humble Brush sold, the Humble Smile Foundation receives a toothbrush or alternative oral care to help people in need. So, if you are Humble-Brushing, that means someone else who lives in a remote community has been given the opportunity to care for their own oral health.
The heart of the Humble Smile Foundation is a group of dental and dental hygiene professionals and students who, in accordance with the UN’s new Sustainable Development Goals, offers its humble contribution to humankind.
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ICA USA is one of the leaders in packaging with flexible materials. We increasingly focused on coffee developing high-tech solutions for ground and whole bean, modified atmosphere or under vacuum coffee and singles serves. Especially for this market we have just launched compostable pods.
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Lilla Roasters
Lilla has been building coffee roasting machines and complete roasting plants in Brazil since 1918. Being part of the history of coffee over the last century is our pride and true passion.
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.
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LMI Packaging
LMI Packaging Solutions combines large run capability with boutique-style service and customized lidding design to help you meet your brewable beverage packaging needs and enhance your product in the marketplace. We pride ourselves on offering a wide range of die-cut and roll stock lidding options and feature best-in-industry lead times for faster delivery and turnaround. We want to be the supplier you trust to support your business goals and expedite your speed to market.
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Lorenz Conveying Products
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.
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PLITEK provides complete coffee degassing solutions. Our patented 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.
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Qtrade Teas & Herbs
QTrade Teas & Herbs formulates and manufactures specialty teas for national and international brands offering bulk, hot/iced food service, and automatic single serve applications.
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Satake USA
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.
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Shick Solutions
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. We design, manufacture, install and service ingredient automation systems for customers worldwide.
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Founded in 1899, Sonoco is a global provider of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging, and displays and packaging supply chain services. With annualized net sales of approximately $5 billion, the Company has 20,800 employees working in more than 330 operations in 34 countries, serving some of the world’s best known brands in some 85 nations. Sonoco is a proud member of the 2015/2016 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index.
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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.
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Terranova Papers
Terranova Papers, equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technology and world-class quality control devices and processes, provides its customers in the coffee and tea industry with optimal-quality filter papers. Specially selected abaca plants and water are the key natural resources used in its manufacturing process, ensuring minor environmental impact.
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TIPA Sustainable Packaging
Tipa’s vision is that flexible plastic packaging will have the same end-of-life organic waste has, yet also offer consumers and brands the same durability and shelf life they have come to expect of ordinary plastics.
Yet bio-degradable and compostable packaging can only succeed if it has the same protective functionality as any equivalent “ordinary” plastic package – act as a barrier between food and the environment. It should also seamlessly fit into today’s manufacturing practices. This is the flexible packaging Tipa’s invention is creating.
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Ultra Flex Packaging
Printers, laminators and converters of flexible packaging materials to the coffee industry for over 40 years. Specializing in foil and non-foil laminated structures, Ultra Flex utilizes state of the art smart technologies to deliver consistently high quality custom packaging with unmatched lead times. Printing capabilities up to 10 colors, including expanded gamut, 7-color process. SQF Level 2 certified.
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UNIC Espresso Machines
UNIC, Masterfully Engineered and Proudly Built since 1919! Born in Torino, Italy and the South of France, UNIC Espresso Machines have been engineered to endure and perform over the last century. Known for quality craftsmanship, UNIC is committed to the pursuit of innovation, allowing baristas to build better coffees.
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Viachem LLC
VIACHEM LLC, an international alliance of chemists, chemical engineers and food technologists, is introducing Coffee SavR, its new, unique proprietary combination of organic antioxidants and stabilizers. One drop per cup, introduced just before or during brewing, keeps coffee fresh, even if it remains on a burner for long periods of time.
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Vortex Valves
For almost 40 years, Vortex has provided quality slide gates, diverters, iris valves and loading spouts designed for handling dry bulk solids in gravity, vacuum, dilute, or dense phase applications. Vortex products are engineered for dependability, durability, easy maintenance, and offer proven solutions to material handling and process efficiency problems.
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Wipf AG, a Swiss company established in 1914, specializes in the development and production of one-way degassing valves for the coffee industry. The manageable size of its business and state-of-the art infrastructure make it possible to develop innovative and cost-effective solutions for valves in the North American coffee market.