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I have added a few ideas of my own – let me know what you think.
best regards, Lloyd Burgess, Founder of The Coffee Roasters

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  1. Sell green beans

    Provide green coffee beans on the site for home roasting

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    • Accept PayPal as a payment method.

      Purely to save time when checking out for the first time.

      15 votes
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      • Add option to rate previously received coffees

        It would be nice to be able to give a rating to coffees we've already tried, so as to inform the choice of the next coffee that we will receive from the subscription. This way hopefully most new coffees will match or be similar to coffees we've previously prefered.

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        • 7 votes
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          • Links to buy recommended equipment?

            Maybe include a page with links to items you recommend, such as good Aero-presses, V60's, hand grinders etc.
            These could just be Amazon links or to other pages, for example, if one of your Roasters is selling something.

            6 votes
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            • Roasters choice coffee of the month

              Roaster votes for their favourite coffee of the month.

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              • 5 votes
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                • Offer explorer / tasting packs of decaf beans

                  Finding a good decaf ain't easy. It would be great to be able to buy tasting packs with multiple small sample bags of decaf beans in order to try, try and try again :-)

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                  • Add estimated delivery date when ordering

                    When items are added to cart, show the expected delivery date of the coffee

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                    • Order different types of grind at the same time

                      Would be nice to be able to order whole beans at the same time as ground coffee. Currently it defaults to your grind preference which works 95% of the time, but if you want to order a different type you have to do it through separate transactions.

                      3 votes
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                      • Offer speciality hot chocolate for sale

                        We have the opportunity to offer speciality hot chocolate for sale on the site. I know it's not coffee however there are similarities! What do you think - would you like to see it on the site?

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                        • Roaster forum

                          Provide a public or private forum to help coffee roasters get to know other roasters and to exchange ideas, tips, questions, info etc.

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                          • Can we promote any Green Beans which people may have available?

                            I think a question was asked before, but cannot see if any Green Beans are being sold on here. So wondering if we could?
                            Thanks.

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                            • Waste reduction and process efficiency in coffee Roasting

                              Would it be a good idea to share good practice on novel / effective methods for waste reduction, recycling and other process innovations in coffee roasting?

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                              • A "how to" guide for coffee fans

                                Offer a "how to" guide or forum for members to share ideas like "how to home roast green beans" etc.

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                                • 1 vote
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