The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) is proud to announce new qualified sponsors for the 2023 World Coffee Championships; Sanremo Café Racer is the qualified espresso machine for the World Latte Art & World Coffee in Good Spirits Championships; Macap Labo 70D is the qualified espresso grinder for the World Latte Art & World Coffee in Good Spirits Championships; and Cafetto is the qualified cleaning sponsor for the World Latte Art Championship and World Coffee Roasting Championship.

The World Coffee Championships (WCC) are made possible thanks to the support and dedication of a wide array of organizations and individuals. Integral to that support are key sponsors who provide the equipment and products that competitors use on stage. These sponsors sign support the strategic growth of the competitions, and dedicate time and resources to ensure that every world championship competitor uses the same high-quality equipment. 

“We are proud to continue on this amazing journey by supporting the World Latte Art and World Coffee in Good Spirits Championships—a partnership which began with the 2018 events,” said Carlo de Sordi, Sanremo Coffee Machines Chief Executive Officer. “We look forward to seeing competitors and our espresso machines excel on the world stage again this year.”

“Macap is delighted to support the artistic expression and creativity of the best baristas in the world with LABO, the official grinder of the 2023 World Latte Art and World Coffee in Good Spirits Championships,” said Federico Gallia, from Ryoma Holdings, Macap’s parent company. “LABO 70D is a versatile grinder with the most advanced technology and fantastic design, allowing for a dynamic relationship between the barista and coffee machine.”

“Cafetto has been a long-standing and proud sponsor of the World Coffee Championships,” said Christopher Short, Cafetto Managing Director. “With a commitment to innovation, particularly in the area of organics and eco-friendly products, Cafetto continues to provide the coffee industry with the most effective cleaning products across all types of coffee machines. A huge congratulations to all the competitors taking part, we wish you all the best of luck in the championships.”