News & Updates


NEWS AND UPDATES | August 18, 2020
SUCAFINA HELPING TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY DISASTER RELIEF FOLLOWING THE EXPLOSIONS IN BEIRUT LEBANON

On August 4, 2020, Beirut, Lebanon, was rocked by a series of huge explosions. A shock wave raced from the site of the blasts, on Beirut’s industrial waterfront...





NEWS AND UPDATES | June 24, 2020
SUCAFINA UNVEILS NEW BRAND IDENTITY AND ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF SUCAFINA SPECIALTY

Sucafina announced the Group’s complete rebranding in order to better reflect its evolution and vision to be the leading sustainable “Farm to Roaster” coffee company in the world....





NEWS AND UPDATES | June 17, 2020
RUNNING TO SUPPORT EDUCATION FOR GIRLS

On June 3, 2020, Sucafina employees across the globe united to raise money for Girls Gotta Run Foundation (GGRF) through a virtual 5k. Girls Gotta Run Foundation (GGRF) provides athletic scholarships...





NEWS AND UPDATES | April 9, 2020
SUCAFINA HELPING TO PROVIDE COVID-19 FOOD RELIEF IN RWANDA

Similar to other cities around the world, in Kigali, Rwanda, it’s the many who are suffering the most from the consequences of COVID-19. During this confinement period and in a city of 1.3 million people, the majority of workers...





NEWS AND UPDATES | March 20, 2020
MSC SHIPPING & LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS HELP SUCAFINA'S COFFEE EXPORTS TO GROW

Sucafina and MSC, Mediterranean Shipping Company, have been working together in East Africa for over 35 years. Since 2018, MSC has also been supporting Sucafina in expanding its operations in Brazil...




NEWS AND UPDATES | January 7, 2020 
FARMER CONNECT USES IBM BLOCKCHAIN TO BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN CONSUMERS AND SMALLHOLDER COFFEE FARMERS

In its continuous effort to improve traceability in the global coffee supply chain, Sucafina announced in September 2019 a collaboration with Farmer Connect SA – a tech startup building farm-to-consumer... 




NEWS AND UPDATES | November 28, 2019 
SUCAFINA '19 PRIZE OF EXCELLENCE FOR THE MASTER'S THESIS IN COMMODITY TRADING

Mr. Nicolas A. Tamari – the CEO of Sucafina SA, awarded the Sucafina prize of Excellence to Mr. Aurélien Epiney, a student at the Geneva School of Economics and Management (GSEM) for his Master Thesis in Commodity Trading – topic: Hydroelectric power... 




NEWS AND UPDATES | November 21, 2019 
DISCOVER THE ORIGIN OF BURUNDIAN COFFEE

Set in the tropical highlands of the African Great Lakes region, Burundi has an exceptionally suited climate and geographical location for the growing of coffee. Coffee remains the country’s most valuable export and, despite facing many challenges, global interest in Burundi-grown coffee continues to grow.... 




NEWS AND UPDATES | October 1, 2019 
AN ANTHEM FOR INTERNATIONAL COFFEE DAY 2019

Every year on October 1st, the world comes together in a global celebration to share their passion for coffee. This International Coffee Day we are shining a spotlight on the hard work of the millions of smallholder coffee farmers around the world – who depend on coffee as their main source of income... 




NEWS AND UPDATES | September 18, 2019 
SUCAFINA AND FARMER CONNECT SA ANNOUNCE BLOCKCHAIN COLLABORATION TO IMPROVE TRACEABILITY IN THE GLOBAL COFFEE SUPPLY CHAIN

Sucafina is pleased to announce a collaboration with Farmer Connect SA – a tech startup building farm-to-consumer traceability solutions for enterprises based on the IBM...