Meet Stacey Webb: Bringing You Coffee Goodness from Field to Cup

One of the Faces of Nestlé driving a positive impact on individuals & families, communities, and our planet
Jul 24, 2017 9:15 AM ET
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Stacey Webb is a Marketing Manager for Nescafé Taster’s Choice.

As a manager in the coffee business, I have the great opportunity to highlight what Nestlé is doing with the Nescafé plan globally, and how we are leading with purpose in responsible coffee sourcing.

My favorite memory is my recent trip to Colombia to visit two coffee farms. I was so impressed to see the impact Nestlé is making on farmer’s lives and the local community in Colombia first-hand. In Colombia we met Luz, who is a sixth generation farmer. Many Colombians say coffee is not a profitable job and younger generations don’t want to take over farms, but Luz and her brother did. When she and her brother took over the farm, their coffee trees were dying from rust. Nestlé worked with the family to overhaul the farm and plant a new disease-resistant Castillo variety of coffee plant.

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