Coffee Break Blog



My New Years Resolution

As the hustle and bustle of the holidays winds down, it seems that everyone’s thoughts naturally turn towards making the most out of the upcoming year and I’m no exception.  This year, one of my goals is to...

Temperatures Up, Prices Down!

Hey everyone! Yes, it is summer and we have finally found the hot weather. But we have not been lazing in the heat over here at Gourmet. We have been very busy finding ways to make your summer better, and the be...

A Coffee Triple Threat

When most people think single cup, their mind automatically goes to cartridge style brewers like Keurig®, Tassimo® and Nespresso®. I’ve only been in the office coffee world for 10 years. When I first start...

Not Just Another 48 Hours

On April 23rd, Trevor and I caught a mid-afternoon flight to Las Vegas for a quick 48 Hrs at the NAMA One Show. NAMA stands for the National Automatic Merchandising Association and the One Show is their National...

Spreading Christmas Cheer

With the Holiday Season in full swing the Gourmet Team has been busy collecting food, donating money for toys and doing what we can for The Christmas Cheer Board’s “Feed-a-Family” program; which involved ...

The United Way Needs YOU!

Last Friday morning, while I was taking a quick peek at our Twitter feed to see what was happening in the world at large, and specifically Winnipeg, I noticed a tweet go by from Joseph Ranseth. Mostly what caugh...

The Future of Coffee?

When I look back at my high school years I can’t remember a single friend, male or female, that drank coffee. I graduated in 1986 or, as Marcie in the office likes to remind me, exactly 10 years before her… ...