Saint-Henri micro-torrefacteur / Cafes Saint-Henri has secured 8000 square feet in the heart of Montreal. The space will host a new roasting facility, a coffee laboratory, a room dedicated to coffee classes, office spaces as well as a large, cutting edge cafe.
Saint-Henri micro-torrefacteur will start construction at 7335 Rue du Mile-End this month. The stand-alone building has a "Daylight Factory" architectural signature and is comprise of 8000 square feet on a single floor.
Situated strategically at the crossing of four upcoming neighborhoods (Mile-End, Mile-Ex, Villeray and Rosemont), the company secured a long-term lease.
The new installations will serve as the company's new headquarters and will offer the necessary space and infrastructure to sustain Cafes Saint-Henri's growth and focus on quality.
In addition to a large cafe equipped with the latest coffee technology, the coffee laboratory and a room dedicated to coffee classes will consolidate Saint-Henri micro-torrefacteur's role as both a pioneer and a leader amongst the North American coffee roasters which are focusing on specialty coffee.
The new roasting facility will help increase quality control and production, which will lead the company to open new commercial accounts across Canada and the U.S. North-East coast, as well as sustaining the expansion of the Cafes.
Cafes Saint-Henri micro-torrefacteur is a wholesale roasting business as well as a network of specialty coffee shops. Since its opening in 2011, the company has been recognized for exceptional coffees that are selected directly at origin, for coffees that are produced from Cooperatives with organic practices, and for exclusive private batches of coffees sourced through selected importers.
As of today, the Company operates 6 Cafes as well as 2 roasting facilities: in Montreal and Quebec City.
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