Where does the roaster get their coffee from, and how frequently does the roaster receive new coffees? Does the roaster have an extensive knowledge of coffee? How often does the roaster roast coffees you desire? What coffee shops and restaurants does this roaster serve? Does the roaster indicate on the packaging the date the coffee was roasted? Ask, “If I order my coffee today, when will I receive it, and when was it roasted?” Does the roaster flavor any of their coffee and if so, do they use separate equipment to do that? Does the roaster offer a barista training program? Is the coffee roaster properly incorporated and does the roaster have the proper food permits? Does the roaster allow you to private label coffees for sale in your store? Continue reading in this great article on selecting a coffee roaster.