2019 Sponsors

Savor Brands
Title Sponsor

Savor Brands is honored to be Title Sponsor for the 2019 World Coffee Roasting Championship in Taipei. Similar to what we do for Specialty Coffee packaging, the winner will be establishing the new standard in coffee roasting. We are humbled to have the opportunity to witness the crowning of this year’s World Champion and wish everyone the best of luck. 

Giesen Coffee Roasters
Equipment Partners

Giesen Coffee Roasters is a Dutch family owned business with 30 years of experience in manufacturing coffee roasters and parts. Our coffee roasters excel in quality, appearance and functionalities. We always strive for the highest quality, excellent service and constantly seek improvements. Our coffee roasters are delivered worldwide.

Equipment Partner

Stronghold Technology, Inc. is the developer, manufacturer, and retailer of the world’s first smart coffee roasters, S SERIES. Our daring innovation is taking the traditional roaster industry by storm with the all-electric revolutionary hardware design and the integration of smart technology, bringing high quality roast to your fingertips. Stronghold smart roasters have been available as a sample roaster at the World Coffee Roasting Championship since 2015, and have now been selected as the official roaster of 2019-2020 Korea Coffee Roasting Championship.

Qualified Cleaning Sponsor
Cafiza® Espresso Machine Cleaning Powder and Puro® Espresso Machine Cleaning Powder

Urnex has manufactured specialty cleaning products for coffee and espresso equipment since 1936. Today, the portfolio of Urnex liquids, powders, tablets, and capsules is distributed in over 70 countries around the world. Urnex is a long-time supporter of coffee competitions and the competitors themselves, as championship quality coffee can only be made using clean equipment.

Water Filtration Sponsor

Claris J1:
The CLARIS water filter system has been designed down to the last detail to cater to the exacting requirements of specialty coffee and foodservice markets. The unique Claris water filter system combines sophisticated filtration technology with smart engineering excellence which, up until now, was only associated with larger and more expensive systems.

Everpure MRS-600HE II:
Everpure® MRS-600HE II™ is a high efficiency RO systems that offers significantly less water waste, saving money on sewer charges. This system can produce up to as much as 600 gallons per day of RO water, with a flow rate of up to 0.7 gpm. It also has a blending feature that allows for water customization so you can adjust the water depending on your application.

RoastTing Coffee
Gold Sponsor

Equipment Partner

Woots Roaster
Equipment Partner

Equipment Partner

Ally Coffee
Green Coffee Sponsor

Haru Coffee
Green Coffee Sponsor

Haru Coffee is a green coffee importer, located in Taiwan and China. We supply roasters various high quality coffees from our carefully selected coffee farms. We would like to be the best connection between you and producers those who full of passion and hard working by sharing their outstanding coffees and stories in order to create a sustainable environment.

Green Coffee Sponsor

WESOURCE Coffee sources high quality green coffees, strives to be transparent and to provide the best options. We supply a wide range from each micro-origin with unique characteristics, and also deliver beautiful local stories—so you will be not only buying coffees, but also enjoying the full picture from origin.

Black Gold Specialty Coffee
Coffee Sponsor

Founded in 2012, Black Gold Specialty Coffee Co., Ltd. has traveled around the world in search of great coffee, and worked directly with coffee farmers to ensure the flavor and quality of our coffee beans. It’s a long journey from farm to cup. We always pay attention to every detail making sure that the final results are worthy of our quality excellence. Let us bring you a remarkable coffee experience!

Coffee Sponsor

Capricornio Coffee
Origin Trip Sponsor

Product Sponsor

Product Sponsor

Product Sponsor

Cropster provides specialized software solutions for coffee professionals. We offer targeted services for roasters, labs, traders and producers to monitor roasts, analyze qualities, handle samples and warehouses, manage farm production and direct trade. Our integrated, web-based tools help specialty coffee businesses worldwide to optimize consistency, quality and decision making.

La Féria
Product Sponsor

Product Sponsor

CM-100 is an SCA recommended Standard Roast Level Analyzer for Cupping.
CM-100 helps roasters to control the consistent quality of whole bean and ground bean of each batch of roasted coffee, it also helps roasters managing every batch of roasted coffee by dumping historical measured data from CM-100 to computer.

Pure Fresh
Product Sponsor

Event Sponsor

The Place
Event Sponsor

The Place is a brand crafted with style as part of the Hotel Royal Group. The name of “The Place” stresses deep links to the local culture where the hotel is located, and insists the spirit of “Fun, Fusion, and Fashion”. The Place first opened in Tainan in 2014, followed by the Place Yilan, and the Place Taichung. In 2019, The Place officially opened in Taipei.

 Brew Bar
Product & Equipment Sponsors

 Brew Bar
Coffee Sponsors