Innovation

270W weight consistency issues? New Feet solution

Posted by Joyce on March 23, 2017 in Blog Grinders Support Innovation Grind by Weight SetteSeries No Comments

As the Sette 270W gets into the hands of more coffee enthusiasts, Baratza Support is aware of some users encountering an issue with dose accuracy. This seems to happen primarily when grinding directly into a portafilter and the grinder under doses by VARIABLE amounts (generally >1 gram). The 270W scale is sensitive to vibration and

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Sette Finally Arrives on Kitchen Counters in North America!

Posted by Joyce on November 18, 2016 in Blog Grinders Support Customers Innovation Baratza Company Grind by Weight No Comments

It happened, in case you didn’t hear… Our certifications have been received and we are in full Sette production mode at our manufacturing facility in Taiwan. By next week, we’ll have shipped out 2,200 Sette 270 and 270W grinders in the US and Canada! It’s been wild at our operations HQ doing the shipping, with

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Sette Series-Upgrade of Convertible Holder

Posted by Joyce on August 5, 2016 in Blog Grinders Innovation No Comments

When we designed the Sette Series, we conceived a totally new, built-in, convertible holder that allows you to grind directly into your portafilter (PF), the supplied grounds bin, or most of the popular brewing devices (Hario, Clever, Able Kone, Aeropress). The feedback about this convertible holder has been extremely positive and it is unique amongst

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Sette – Delay in Shipping – US & Canada

Posted by Joyce on July 14, 2016 in Blog Grinders Customers Innovation Baratza Company No Comments

We have important information to share about the availability of the Sette 270 and 270W grinders! Designing grinders can be huge fun, especially when you get the wonderful support and feedback we’ve had for the Sette Series. However, as anyone who has ever brought anything to market knows, dealing with manufacturing requires certifications, approvals, production,

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SCAA2016 Best New Product

Posted by Joyce on April 22, 2016 in Blog Grinders Innovation homefeat No Comments

Last week we ‘did’ the SCAA in Atlanta! It was a huge show for us and the event was brilliant from so many perspectives: – Most of the Baratza team was on hand to meet, share and soak up the energy of the specialty coffee industry and get a sense of the role (albeit small)

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Sette – Part II – Etzinger

Posted by Joyce on March 16, 2016 in Blog Grinders Burrs Innovation No Comments

Part II – 3/16/16 One of the totally new pieces to the Sette is the revolutionary grinding mechanism. We have been working with Etzinger engineering, a conical burr manufacturer in Lichtenstein for many years. Christian Etzinger was an aeronautical engineer before getting into burr design. Check out this clip of the grind mechanism. This technology

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Sette: Next Generation Baratza

Posted by Conrad on March 16, 2016 in Blog Grinders Innovation No Comments

Part I The secret is out that we are up to something new! You’ll know from our history that we’ve always been pushing the envelope of providing high quality, high precision coffee grinders for the home and café. With each new grinder we’ve upped the game in delivering consistent, uniformly ground coffee, knowing that the

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STOP! Don’t Dump It – Fix It!

Posted by Baratza on September 22, 2014 in Blog Grinders Customers Innovation Baratza Company Video

Most small, consumer appliances are designed to wear out, or stop being useful in a very short time. These appliances are difficult and expensive to repair, so consumers are trained to dump and replace. This is often called planned obsolescence, and it not only wastes consumer’s money it also uses up valuable resources, chokes our landfills, and has big environmental implications.

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Roasters Weigh-In On The Forté!

Posted by Baratza on September 16, 2013 in Blog Grinders Customers Innovation Grind by Weight Product Review

The Forté AP (All Purpose) and BG (Brew Grinder) new commerical grinders have been shipping out to our customers across North Amercia.   Inventory has been limited, but we’re filling your backorders as fast we can!  In the meantime, we thought you might like to hear some feedback about the Fortés, from a few roasters, in their own words

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Who could use WBG?

Posted by Baratza on September 23, 2011 in Blog Grinders Customers Innovation Grind by Weight

Monday, April 25th, 2011 Wow, what a week it’s been! Our new weight-based grinding products, the Esatto and Vario-E were announced last Tuesday (4/19). We knew that this would cause a stir and we were right! The Twitter world has been a chorus of chatter! Our phone and email conversations just got WAY longer –

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