Alterra Hazelnut Coffee Replacing Flavia Hazelnut

We have officially sold out of Flavia Hazelnut coffee, which has been discontinued by Mars Drinks. The direct replacement is Alterra Hazelnut coffee (CDC product code: ALTH — Order now!). In stock and ready to ship! The packets work the same way, in your same Flavia single-cup brewer. And check out the cool new artwork!  … Read more »

Bright Tea Earl Grey Replacing Flavia Earl Grey

We have now sold out of Flavia Earl Grey Tea, the latest update in our Flavia-to-Alterra Coffee/Bright Tea conversion process. Flavia Earl Grey is no longer being manufactured. The Bright Tea Company has a direct replacement available — Bright Tea Earl Grey (CDC product code: BTEG — Order now!). The packets ship in the same… Read more »

New York City Office Coffee Delivery Service

Our trucks cover every inch of New York City’s five boroughs — Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, The Bronx, and even Staten Island — with next day delivery (and even same day delivery for emergency situations… and yes, no coffee in the office definitely counts as an emergency!).     We service every type of office, from… Read more »

Brand New Estate Select Point Of Sale Materials

We are very excited to announce a new program available to our wholesale partners. In an effort to help you promote coffee sales and generate a loyal following of repeat customers, we can now offer a package of signage and other point-of-sale materials that go hand-in-hand with our high quality Estate Select coffee line. You… Read more »

Hot Apple Cider In A K-Cup!

Green Mountain has introduced a completely new K-Cup, and it is delicious! Hot Apple Cider K-Cups are available for a limited time (product code: GMKHSC), now through February. This is a premium product, priced higher than regular K-Cup coffees and teas — treat yourself! All natural, and very sweet! Made from apples and brown sugar,… Read more »

Long Island Office Coffee Delivery Service: Nassau & Suffolk

With our corporate offices and main warehouse in Garden City Park, NY, we consider Long Island to be our home turf. Our location is ideal for servicing New York City, but we also have customers all over Long Island, from Nassau County out to the far reaches of Suffolk County.     Customers include offices,… Read more »

Citymeals On Wheels And CDC In Newsday

New York Newsday 11/22/10, page A25: Holiday Gifting? Thoughtfulness Pays For more than a decade, Coffee Distributing Corp. in Garden City Park has been purchasing cards on behalf of clients through Citymeals-on-Wheels (citymeals.org/support/holiday_cards). Each card represents one meal to a senior in need. The company will purchase 1,500 cards this year, in addition to sending… Read more »

Alterra Barista’s Blend Replacing Flavia Intense Dark Roast

We are officially sold out of Flavia Intense Dark Roast, and it is no longer being manufactured, anywhere. But the news is not all bad! Alterra Barista’s Blend is the suggested replacement for Flavia Intense Dark Roast lovers. This is the first product transition in our Flavia-to-Alterra conversion process, but over the coming weeks, we… Read more »

We’re Big On Twitter

Okay, not really. At least not yet. But it was pretty cool to see one of our tweets get noticed and prominently re-tweeted!     Follow us! www.twitter.com/cdccoffee

The Next Generation Of Fuel Efficient Service Vans

In the past two weeks, our devoted fans over at www.iseecdctrucks.com have been buzzing with sightings around Manhattan of the newest CDC van, #48.     The Ford Transit Van is the newest model in our fleet, being introduced for select repair routes, starting with our vending department. This model is significantly smaller than our… Read more »

October Employee of the Month

At our last senior managers’ meeting, Juan from our operations crew was selected as Coffee Distributing Corp.’s October 2010 Employee of the Month!     Juan has a special role at CDC as an assistant to our Vice President of Operations. His duties include making emergency deliveries and helping to set up our booth at… Read more »

Alterra Coffee And Bright Tea Are In Stock

We still have Flavia in stock for a couple of weeks, but the new Alterra coffees and Bright Teas are ready to go as well! Our staff is already enjoying the new drinks around the office!    

Alterra Packets With Higher Coffee Content

The following Alterra coffee packets have higher gram throws than their Flavia predecessors: Costa Rican (7.0 grams vs. 6.5 grams) Ethiopia (9.0 grams vs. 7.0 grams) French Roast (9.0 grams vs. 7.0 grams) Kenya (8.0 grams vs. 7.0 grams) Also note: Flavia Italian Roast (7.0 grams) has been discontinued. Its recommended replacements, Foundry Blend (9.0… Read more »

The Coffee Market Is Still Percolating

It seems like only yesterday when we put up our What’s Up With Coffee Prices? post, examining the 44% rise in coffee commodity prices since the Summer. Well since then, not even one month later, the coffee market has risen another 10%+. Bloomberg BusinessWeek has more: Coffee Rises to 13-Year High on Vietnam Crop; Sugar,… Read more »