With our team of more than 200 coffee professionals – spread out in our 7 origin operations and 4 import offices, and with an infrastructure of more than 40 purchasing stations, we offer the unique opportunity to access an unparalleled range of specialty coffees, building long-term relationships with farmers and ensuring a consistent product from year-to-year, as well as a genuine lasting impact for their business and yours.
Our quality standards are second-to-none in the coffee industry, which allows us to guarantee our roaster partners a consistently tasting coffee that maintains its quality until the last bean is roasted. From analysing physical bean defects, to measuring moisture content and water activity of every single lot, to performing at least 5 different quality controls before the coffee is exported, we can be 100% sure that when you roast coffee from Caravela, you will never be disappointed. And coffee drinkers will keep wanting to come back for more.
Our business model is based on the following core values:
Sustainability with Quality
We make sure that we source and purchase only the best coffee for you and that coffee farmers are following sustainable production standards.
We a have highly skilled team of over 40 agronomists in 7 countries who continuously educate producers and their families on best practices to increase productivity and improve quality so that they can be more profitable.
We have invested thousands of dollars in our own IT system that allows us to provide you with 100% traceability down to every kilo of coffee that we buy – no matter how large the lot.
Long-term relationships with roasters provide income security for coffee producers and product consistency from year to year for roasters.
Price transparency and feedback helps farmers understand the value of their coffee in the marketplace
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Why we are a B-Corp
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How Roasters Can Influence the Supply Chain
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Forward Contracting to Secure Quality, Quantity and Relationships