Wholesale Specialty Coffee Roasters in Asheville, NC
How It Works
We started Cooperative to provide you with consistently delicious, responsibly sourced coffee at approachable prices.
We are here to help you create a wildly successful coffee program. We can help you pick the right equipment. We can tell you exactly where our coffees are from, how much we paid for them, and explain how they were processed to create the cup profile.
We will support you at any stage of business. Whether you are just starting out, looking for something new to supplement your existing coffee offerings, or ready to switch it up. We will help you train your baristas, advise you on which coffees to buy, get you on an efficient ordering schedule.
You should feel comfortable asking questions
There is basic information that any coffee roaster should be happy to share with their wholesale customers. If you are already working with another coffee roaster as your wholesale provider, ask them the following questions:
- What are your sourcing practices? How do you select the coffees you are selling? Who are the producers you are working with?
- What is your roasting ethos? What are your guiding principles in roasting?
- What quality control does your roastery have to make sure the taste is up to your standards?
- How many people are assessing the quality of your roasts, in house, and with what frequency?
We would love to answer these (and any) questions about our approach to roasting. We cup coffees every single day, and bring thoughtful attention to all aspects of our business.
"Their coffees are consistently fantastic and thoughtfully sourced, their team truly puts their heart into everything they do."
"Cup & Saucer’s success is directly linked to how Cooperative has supported us as one of their business partners."