ABOUT OUR FACILITY
Black Drop Coffee Facility
We maintain A modern updated roasting and packaging facility with top of the line and USA made coﬀee roasting, grinding and production equipment to obtain the highest quality and most exacting results.
Our eﬃcient production lines can operate numerous equipment simultaneously to create short lead times and complete orders on time consistently.
Our facility demands a commitment to the highest quality in every detail from start to ﬁnish.
Green Facility Award
We have received the Green Manufacturing Facility Award for our commitment to the environment. Our coﬀee roaster is ﬁtted with a smokeless exhaust system to reduce and signiﬁcantly minimize any pollutants. As well our infrared coﬀee roaster burners require minimal natural gas. Our facility is upgraded with LED lighting and renewable energy solar fans which have signiﬁcantly reduced our reliance on electricity while increasing safety and comfort. We have water recycling system for water used in processing and operating our Roastery. Regardless we do not rest on past accomplishments and continue to strive for a safer, more energy eﬃcient and green sustainable Coﬀee Roasting and Packaging Facility.
Certiﬁed USDA Organic
Organic Certiﬁed Coﬀees-means that coﬀee farmers must use an agriculture system that produces food that supports biodiversity and enhances soil health by using only approved substances and organic farming methods.
Certiﬁed Rainforest Alliance
Rainforest Alliance Certiﬁcation-helps integrate biodiversity conservation, community development, and the implementation of eﬀective planning and farm management systems to improve the livelihood of farmers and their families in coﬀee growing regions.
Certiﬁed USDA Organic
Fair Trade Certiﬁed-support a better life for farming families in the developing world by guaranteeing farmers a minimum price, linking them directly with importers, and creating long-term environmental stewardship and sustainability.
Smithsonian Bird Friendly
Developed the only 100% organic and shade-grown coﬀee certiﬁcation available: Bird Friendly. According to the Smithsonian website, “the seal of approval ensures tropical “agroforests” are preserved and migratory birds ﬁnd a healthy haven.
Protective price sourcing means your price won’t
fluctuate wildly with the ups and downs of
Coﬀee proﬁle duplication and color matching
Private label coﬀee roasting and packing
Customer Service Experience
We offer prompt responses and seamless communication with a dedicated customer service manager to handle all aspects of your product and account . Our goal is to build a long term relationship with you, and your company, that will benefit your company, and ours, for yea rs to come.
We understand the pricing structure necessary to take green beans through roast, to private label, and then to retail. We will work with you to develop a fair pricing structure for roasting your coffee based on volume and packaging that will ensure your company’s profitability. Our direct farm relationships and our ability to purchase in very high volumes allows us to provide very competitive pricing for our clients and pass along savings.
Our product developmen t team gets packaging and design concepts into production without unnecessary delays.
Fast Turn-Around and Short Lead Times
We understand that your business may get a sudden large order or need to meet a tight deadline. Our manufacturing capacity and experienced and flexible staff allow us to accommodate large volume rush orders. We will do everything in our power on our side to make each order comply with your deadline.
Strict quality control measures with testing procedures assure precise and repeatable coffee profiles and packaging results.
Modern Manufacturing Facility
Modern manufacturing facility is conveniently located in Southern California on the Los Angeles/Orange County Boarder.
Farm and Sourcing Relationships
We have traveled the world and established personal relationships with coffee farmers and the local coffee growing community in many regions to source the highest quality coffees and obtain the best quality for our clients.
We have supported the coffee farmers in fair trade. This provides fair prices, living wages and community benefits for farmers, workers, and their families in developing countries. Including education, health care and environmental sustainability all benefit from Fair Trade.
Support Organic Growing Methods
We have partnered with farmers to encourage and support Organic Growing processes. Many of the farms are now using organic fertilizers and eliminating pesticides which contaminate the land, water, and local Eco structure. T his creates a healthier planet for all.