Mars Drinks Discontinues Foundry Blend

Mars Drinks® has discontinued its Foundry Blend after adding 3 new Starbucks® coffees (Veranda Blend, Pikes Place® Roast and Caffe Verona®) to their Flavia lineup. If you enjoyed the Foundry Blend (CDC code ALTFB), we recommend the Sumatra (CDC code ALTSUM) as an excellent alternative with a similar body and flavor profile.

Keeping Our Associates Safe Out There!

The safety of our associates is extremely important, so we have issued safety vests to all CDC team members who work outside as a required piece of their uniform.  These high-visibility vests will help keep our drivers out of harm’s way, especially during these short winter days.

CDC Adopt A Highway

We’re Proud To Help Keep Our Roads Clean

For over 20 years, CDC has proudly sponsored the cleanup of a one-mile stretch of New York City’s Grand Central Parkway.  We are happy to see the roadway kept clean and beautiful, looking so much better than the mess it was before.  We must say, it is fun to see our name on the sign… Read more »

Coffee Pricing Update

It’s been over two years since we last had a price adjustment on our coffees.  During that time we have seen increases in health and business insurance, salaries, taxes, tolls and other operating costs.  In order to continue to provide the excellent service you deserve, we will need to make the following price changes effective… Read more »

Bevi Water Solutions

A Remarkable New Office Water Source Revealed

A remarkable new office water source revealed! Bevi is more than just a water cooler; it’s your single source for: Filtered cold water Sparkling Water Six unsweetened naturally flavored waters (plain or sparkling) Four lightly sweetened* naturally flavored waters (plain or sparkling) Additional flavors are on the way, and you can feel good about enjoying… Read more »

Starbucks Blends for Flavia

Popular Starbucks Blends Now Available For Your Flavia Brewer!

Mars Drinks/Flavia has just announced a new partnership with Starbucks!  As a result, we are now shipping Starbucks filter packs for all Flavia brew systems.  The three most popular selections at Starbucks shops are available: Veranda® – also known as Blonde® (CDC code:  FSV) Pike Place Roast® – medium roast and the most popular Starbucks blend (CDC code:… Read more »

Cold Brew Coffee Kegerator

Cold Brew Gets Hot!

The biggest trend in coffee right now is Cold Brew Coffee. Don’t confuse this with Iced Coffee, which is simply drip brewed coffee poured over ice or cooled in the refrigerator. Cold brew uses cold water and extended steep time (6 to 12 hours or more) to produce a smoother but very potent brew. The… Read more »

Welcome To Our New Website

Explore Our New Site!

Welcome to our new website!  We encourage you to explore all the new and exciting elements of the site, but to make things a little easier during your first visit, here are some key features and pages that will make it easier for you to learn about us, find what you need, and enjoy your… Read more »

Snacks and Summer Fun

The days may be getting shorter, but summer’s not over yet, which means there’s still time to squeeze in a little vacay…or even a staycation! No matter how you decide to spend your remaining time off, be sure to pack some snacks that will help you make the most of every moment! Picnicking in the… Read more »

Food To Suit Your Mood

Did you know that eating the right foods at the certain times throughout the day can make you feel happier, calmer, and more productive? The next time you’re craving a bite to eat, keep these insights in mind. How Often Should I Eat? Eating small meals and snacks throughout the day is a great way to… Read more »

Sip On These Summer Trends

July is hot, but these trends are ice cold! Staying cool and hydrated is on everyone’s minds this time of year, so let’s take a look at some of the latest ways to keep you refreshed: Tap into maple water – This unique water is actually tapped directly from maple trees. Full of nutrients and antioxidants, and with… Read more »

June Is National Tea Month … Sweet!

Did you know June is National Iced Tea Month? This refreshing summertime thirst-quencher can also be a healthful beverage alternative, especially if you skip the sugar and try some of these other natural sweeteners. Honey Affectionately referred to as “nature’s candy”, honey is a delicious, natural sweetener that is also packed with disease-fighting antioxidants. Try… Read more »

Coffee Alternatives To Start Your Day

Waking up and starting the day can be the toughest part of you day.  Most people reach for coffee, which is always a great choice, but did you know these other beverages can also get your motor going in the morning? Fruit Juices Fruit juice is a fantastic way to start your day! Apple and… Read more »

Collaborative and Comfortable Office Spaces

Looking to transform your office space into a fun and productive multifunctional space?  Here are a few things to consider to ensure a successful redesign. Want to encourage your team to collaborate and brainstorm? Design team workspaces with openness and comfort in mind. A clean space cultivates a clear mind! Outline some basic cleaning guidelines… Read more »

Add Flavor to Your Water

Add Some Flavor to Your Water

March is National Nutrition Month, a perfect time of year to emphasize the importance of hydration. You may have heard the suggested daily water intake is eight 8-ounce glasses. This is achievable, right?  Sure it is, but we want to make it even easier for you to achieve this goal and enjoy doing it! Here… Read more »