Trabocca improves service to US specialty roasters

Timothy Chapdelaine joins US team

Trabocca B.V., headquartered in Amsterdam and part of the SunOpta International Sourcing & Supply segment, is delighted to announce that Timothy Chapdelaine will join their US team in the role of Managing Director.


Trabocca US team

The previous V.P. of Sales at Café Imports brings with him years of experience in developing and importing top quality, award winning coffees to the finest roasters. He will be working with the US sales team to serve and extend Trabocca's client base in in North America. 

Sourcing in Americas

Trabocca, which has a sourcing office in Ethiopia and has until now been especially active in Ethiopia, is expanding its sourcing projects in the Americas. Planned projects include the improvement of Trabocca's capabilities of serving North American specialty roasters.

Investing in processing-capabilities

Trabocca continuously invests in producing- and processing-capabilities with its partners in the origins as well as in transport to deliver the fruits of their labors to roasters efficiently and promptly. Trabocca stores coffee in multiple warehouses in the US for tailor-made deliveries. 

Quality and service

Menno Simons, Director Trabocca B.V., commented; "The ever-increasing demands by roasters on quality, service, details and involvement in sourcing inspire us to keep developing and facilitate in these needs. We are thrilled to have Timothy on board to help us in this next step." 

Higher quality coffee

Trabocca's development - projects in the finest coffee-growing regions focus on a well-integrated supply chain. By assisting growers in producing top-quality coffee that is economically, socially and ecologically sustainable, this approach rewards the entire supply-chain and has been proven to result in higher quality coffee.