Birds and Beans News - February 2009

Fresh Look for Birds and Beans

We are delighted to launch of our refreshed look website this week! We've updated the look and feel and re-organized the content. Our goal is to clarify our 3 major areas of operation: Online, Wholesale and our Cafe by the Lake. Look around and tell us what you think!
IE 6 customers may experience problems ordering online. We highly recommend upgrading your browser.

Birds and Beans Month at Talkin' Birds

We are now working with a collaboration of roasters in New England to raise awareness and the availability of certified Bird Friendly® coffees. The word is spreading fast — check out Talkin' Birds.

We here in Canada will no longer fill orders destined for the US, but will forward inquiries to Birds and Beans LLC instead.

10 Things Michael Ignatieff Can't Live Without

We were delighted that our good customer and Member of Parliament, Michael Ignatieff included Birds and Beans in his list of 10 things that he cannot live without in the March Issue of Toronto Life. Check out number 1 in his list :)

No More Amex :(

Sorry Amex customers. With the launch of this new version of our website, we no longer accept Amex. Sorry for the inconvenience. Those of you who have Amex cards on file with us can continue to use them for a few more months :)

IMBD Bird Walk Saturday May 9th

Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD) with a bird walk here in South Etobicoke. The songbirds that we support with certified shade grown coffee will be returning from their wintering grounds. An experienced birder will lead the walk. We are sponsoring the event and donating prizes to make the morning more fun. The event is free to all participants. Everyone is welcome.