News & Announcements

Tuesday, 02 April 2019 / Published in Coffee
We put a feeler out to our bidders a couple of weeks ago announcing our plans to start running quality commercial volume auctions. With coffee farmers around the World struggling to make ends meet, we were pleased to see the very positive responses we received. With the continuing plummet of the C-market, we all need
Thursday, 21 March 2019 / Published in Coffee
This year continues where we left off last year. We have a solid season of Specialty Coffee Auctions. Our work continues with the Alliance for Coffee’s ‘Cup of Excellence’ programme, providing them with their auction platform. We are also partnering with other organisations to bring a stronger proposition to the coffee industry. This means we
Thursday, 17 January 2019 / Published in Coffee, SD
We have been successfully running specialty coffee auctions for a long time now. From small estate auctions to ACE's 'Cup of Excellence', we have conquered the best methods for maximum participation from bidders, leading to the highest possible turnover for each coffees.
Monday, 04 June 2018 / Published in Coffee
We have another year of exciting Speciality auctions. Since returning from SCA in Seattle in April we have been putting together a string of Estate Auctions which will run alongside our Alliance for Coffee, Cup of Excellence auctions. We now have a strong database of over 700 bidders and are now promoting these auctions through
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 / Published in Auction Archive, Clients, Coffee
We have been busy using our depth of knowledge and experience to develop the speciality coffee side of our business this year. Having built up experience in the sector over the past 4 years working with Alliance for Coffee Excellence we have begun to work directly with Speciality Coffee Estates. Initially we worked with Daterra,
Thursday, 17 December 2015 / Published in Clients, Fundraising
British Airways magazine High Life has just celebrated its 500th edition and is read by over 3 million people a month. Produced by Cedar Communications, High Life is now a full cross-content solution including social media, an iPad app, travel website and the airline’s award-winning inflight entertainment package. For the past 5 years, Sensible Development have worked with Cedar