PORTLAND, Ore.––May 11, 2020––Portland Coffee Roasters, the area’s largest independently owned coffee roasting company, today announced that it has achieved certification under the Safe Quality Food (SQF) Food Safety Code for Manufacturing, a globally trusted food safety and quality program. Portland Coffee Roasters is among the first independent specialty roasters in the United States certified to this level.
Founded in Portland, Oregon in 1996, Portland Coffee Roasters is a wholesale and retail coffee company that sources, roasts, and distributes high-quality specialty coffees locally and nationally. Its mission is to create positive human connections through coffee by building a socially responsible business. Through direct-source programs and global projects, the company works with farming communities and cooperatives to improve the quality of life for all members of the coffee supply chain.