For Five is a micro-roasting facility based in Queens, New York. Founded in 2010 by two best friends from Queens who wanted to introduce specialty coffee by New Yorkers for the world, For Five thrives on the energy of the city it calls home. By sourcing, cupping, roasting, importing and distributing coffee, while also supplying equipment and providing tech services, For Five has become a one-stop shop for all things coffee related.
SOURCING OUR COFFEE
At For Five, we provide both Signature Blends and Single Origin Coffees, both listed below. Depending on the customer’s palate, we have every type of roast profile available – light, medium, and dark. We source our beans from high-altitude areas near the equator to ensure the highest quality crop. Adequate rainfall, sun exposure and rich soil are also features we look for when sourcing our beans. At any given time we have between 15 – 30 coffee origins in-stock for wholesale or retail consumption.
SUSTAINABILITY @ FOR FIVE
For Five Coffee Roasters works to ensure that our suppliers, both domestic and international are socially, legally, and ethically responsible to treat the products and people who work for them fairly and with dignity. For Five has relationships with many suppliers around the globe, spanning from green coffee, tea, brewing and manufacturing equipment. We expect all suppliers who do business with For Five Coffee Roasters to uphold responsible health, safety, environmental, and business ethics practices.
In consideration of past, current, and future purchases, For Five Coffee Roasters guarantees that all green coffees and teas imported or sourced in the United States are unadulterated and that all of the product that we have sourced up to this point complies with the Food Safety Modernization Act, Produce Safety Rule*. For Five Coffee does not market coffee or tea with GMO’s and is unaware of any GMO coffee or tea in the marketplace. Furthermore, many products we source have certifications from QAI (3rd party Organic certifier for the USDA), Fair Trade USA, Fairtrade America (FLO), Rainforest Alliance and a Safety Inspection from OSHA.