JUNE 2016 | DINING
Red Bay Coffee is a wholesale specialty coffee roasting company based in Oakland, California. Our team is building a global community through our commitment to producing high quality, organic, sustainable, and fair trade coffees. Every day we strive to roast excellent coffee, provide outstanding service, and implement a social mission committed to inclusion and diversity.
Q. What inspired you to start your business?
Every day we strive to develop beautiful coffees, fair relations, and delicious approaches to living. We focus on creating opportunities within the community at large while fostering single origin, fair trade, direct trade, organic and sustainable coffees.
Q. Tell us in one sentence why your customers love your business?
We serve Beautiful Coffee to the People.
Q. What’s the best thing about doing business in Oakland?
At Red Bay, we’re building a community where our employees and customers are reflective of the global coffee culture and the City of Oakland. We come from all walks of life—food heads, artists, community folk, and innovators.
Q. What’s the one thing Oakland offers that you couldn’t live without?
The Lake, the Hills, and walking trails and the diversity of the people.