History

Mountain View Coffee has been in business for over 20 years. Here is a little of our history:

1994: Opened The Roastery Coffee House in Toronto’s Beaches Community offering in-store roasting on 7 kilo Coffee Roaster

1997: Opened our second Roastery Coffee House in Toronto’s Liberty Village.

1997: Began our wholesaling business from this location using a 40 kilo Roaster.

1998: The wholesale business began to get very busy. We made a decision to focus solely on Wholesale Coffee. Sold both retail locations and moved our roasting facility of larger premises.

1998: Became original member of Fair Trade Canada, Transfair. We focused our attention to roasting a variety of Fair Trade Organic Coffees.

2000: Renamed the Company Mountain View Estates Coffee Company. Concentrating on selling our unique coffees blends and roasts to the Office Coffee Service Market, Cafes and Restaurants.

2006: Acquired Columbia Coffee and Tea and moved into there roasting facility at 505 Clayson Road, Toronto. Columbia Coffee and Tea has been running as a family run business for over 65 years. Some current customers have been buying Columbia Coffee continuously for over 40 years!

2007: Expanded Sundry product line to include Fair Trade organic sugar, hot chocolate, Tea, Chai Tea and Cocoa.

2008: Bought Java Roasters Coffee Company. This company had been roasting coffee for some of the best Toronto restaurants for over 18 years.

2009: Switched our coffee packaging to Biodegradable and Compostable. Coffee packed in Fractional packages and 5lb bags are now biodegradable.

2010: Bought Cameron’s Coffee and Tea, one of Ontario’s best Fair Trade Organic Roasters.

2011: Opened a Café / Showroom at 26 Logan Avenue, Toronto. Mountain View currently showcases all of their products at the cafe in a live, active setting. Customer and perspective clients are encouraged to visit the showroom and enjoy a coffee while browsing the assortment of available products.

2012: Introduced our Micro Lot Roaster Program. Every 6 weeks we introduce a unique Direct Trade, Fair Trade coffee.