SOURCE: The Supreme Bean Coffee Roasters

The Supreme Bean

October 26, 2009 09:00 ET

The Supreme Bean Coffee Roasters Acquires Rocky Roaster

N. HOLLYWOOD, CA--(Marketwire - October 26, 2009) - The Supreme Bean Coffee Roasters of North Hollywood, California has acquired Rocky Roaster, LLC, a wholesale coffee roasting business based in Canoga Park, California.

Rocky Roaster Founder Mr. Rocky Rhodes will join The Supreme Bean team to manage the Rocky Roaster brand of coffee for the organization and maintain its website at http://rockyroaster.com.

"Rocky and I have been friendly competitors for the last twelve years, over which time I have learned to respect his talents. I look forward to having him on our team," said Jeff Chean, Principal of The Supreme Bean Coffee Roasters.

"It just makes so much sense to join forces, combine talents and reduce overhead," said Rhodes. "With the resources, personnel and operating efficiencies gained by joining The Supreme Bean, we can dramatically grow the Rocky Roaster brand through our wholesale and Internet sales channels, while maintaining our signature flavor profile and high quality standards."

Wholesale operations of two companies will be combined later this month.

About The Supreme Bean Coffee Roasters

The Supreme Bean is an artisan specialty coffee roasting company based in North Hollywood, California. Founded in 1994, the business began as modest wholesale coffee roasting and catering business, within a few short years becoming a must-have feature of television productions like The Tonight Show, Friends, The Academy Awards, The Emmy Awards and numerous motion picture sets.

Consistently recognized for quality by trade publications and industry experts, including the highest-ever scored decaffeinated coffee by the venerable Coffee Review, The Supreme Bean has grown to become a leading supplier of premium specialty coffees, training and support services to businesses nationwide under The Supreme Bean, Joe to Go, Groundwork Coffee and now Rocky Roaster brands. For more information, visit http://thesupremebean.com.

Contact Information

  • Media contact:
    Jeff Chean
    The Supreme Bean Coffee Roasters
    818 506 6020 ext 24