Counter Culture Coffee is an official Green Plus Certified business, meaning that it has met the highest economic, environmental, and social standards set by Green Plus. This business has a true and verifiable commitment to sustainability and is leader in its community. Learn more about Green Plus Certification...
CCC was the first coffee roasting company in North Carolina to obtain organic certification.
In 2008, we launched the coffee industry's first third-party verified Direct Trade program for our coffee purchasing practices.
Achieving Green Plus Certification reflects a company’s commitment to improving its profits through economic, social, and environmental practices: the triple bottom line. While all Green Plus Certified and Mover businesses have embraced practices in these three areas to improve its sustainability, some companies go above and beyond by achieving a perfect score in sub-categories of the Green Plus Diagnostic Survey.
These are areas where Counter Culture Coffee excels:
These are areas where Counter Culture Coffee excels at implementing environmentally sustainable practices:
These are areas where Counter Culture Coffee excels at implementing business practices that supports its community and is fair towards its workers:
Human Resources & Employee Effectiveness
These are areas where Counter Culture Coffee excels at the financial and organizational aspects of business: