Crazy Coffee Facts!

by Miller's Supplies At Work

Miller's Supplies At Work

  1. A Coffee bean is not actually a bean - it is the seed in the coffee berry.
  2. The world’s Second most valuable traded commodity in coffee (Oil is #1).
  3. The average American adult consumes an average of 26.7 gallons of coffee per year, which amounts to about 400 cups.
  4. The Most Expensive coffee comes from berries that go through the digestive tract of the Kopi Luwak, a small cat-sized Indonesian animal. The “beans” are then harvested from the animal’s waste, cleaned, roasted and sold for $100 to $600 per pound.

Watch this hilarious scene from “The Bucket List” with Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman.

Animal Planet also documents the process in this short YouTube video:

Topics: Coffee and Beverage Services

Miller's Supplies At Work

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Headquartered in the Mid-Atlantic region, Miller’s supplies the office products and workplace solutions you need to run a productive, well-equipped work environment. From humble beginnings in 1971 to nationwide coverage offered today, we support you with convenient procurement tools, flexible solutions and personalized attention that ensures you’ll feel like our only customer.