News & PR

The Northwest Regional Barista Competition

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Dearest Zoka Family, This weekend, I have the wonderful opportunity to participate in the Northwest Regional Barista Competition as a…

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Zoka Barista Headed to World Aeropress Championship

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Following day one of the Northwest Regional Barista Competition (NWRBC), I had the pleasure of heading over to Fremont for…

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Zoka Family Direct Trade and Sustainability…

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Zoka Family Direct Trade means building a direct Trade relationship with the coffee farmer and his or her family based…

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Cup of Excellence, Rwanda 2013 Trip Report

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Zoka’s founder, Jeff Babcock, was (again) invited to attend the Cup of Excellence (COE) competition in Rwanda earlier this month….

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Fair Trade, Direct Trade and Coffee Prices

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Direct Trade coffee is, indirectly, in the financial news lately. You may have noticed some of the recent news stories…

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Now Accepting Amazon Payments

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

We don’t want anything to stand between our customers and great coffee. Effective today, courtesy Amazon Payments, Zoka is pleased…

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One of the 15 Best Indie Coffee Shops in America

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Thanks, Fodor’s. We’re particularly thrilled with the call out of our emphasis on Family Direct Trade Coffee. Fair Trade Coffee…

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The Zoka Coffee Story, from founder Jeff Babcock

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by Tylor Bennett

Seattle Coffee Gear, a long time friend and partner in our mission of making better coffee available to more people,…

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