Archive for February 3, 2015

The 3 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Coffee Roasting Business

Written by Healthy Eater. Posted in 5 lb coffee roaster, Coffee roaster machine

Green coffee roaster

If you’re looking to get into an extremely profitable industry at a relatively low price point, then you might consider starting your own coffee roasting business. If you play your cards right, you can get started for well under $10,000, but professional coffee roasters are an integral part of the $20 billion global coffee market. Obviously, though, not all coffee roasters are as successful as others. Here are three mistakes that can kill your business almost as soon as you get started roasting:

  1. Not Defining Clear Goals Upfront

    There’s nothing wrong with starting small and seeing where your coffee roasting business goes. But that doesn’t mean you can get away wit