✈ The KRUVE Sifter - Now Shipping!
A million THANK YOU's to our backers for all of your support. Thank you for your patience and sticking with us throughout the tougher times. Thank you for providing us... Read more
Campaign Update - December
First, some news on shipping. As mentioned in previous updates, everything was well underway on all fronts. However, we ran into another snag in the manufacturing and assembly of our product. Our... Read more
Production Updates - Accuracy, Quality, Design
Before we dive in...
To our American customers, we hope you are enjoying a lovely Thanksgiving weekend!
As mentioned previously, we care deeply about the... Read more
KRUVE Sifter Is Now In Full Production!
Thank you once again to everyone for your patience. As mentioned in our previous update, we have been busy ironing out some kinks in production. Admittedly, we are past... Read more
KRUVE Sifter helps another Barista Champion secure 1st Place!
Great news! Japan has crowned Miki Suzuki as their 2016 Barista Champion. Just like Canadian Champ, Ben Put (also in the pic below), Miki used the KRUVE Sifter to get the exact grind size she... Read more
KRUVE Sifter | Production Update
We have some exciting updates to share. First, I'm sure you are curious about shipping dates. We are still running behind and that's definitely not due to a lack... Read more
Production samples are here!
We are excited to share some info and photos of the latest production samples. This is our 4th iteration of the KRUVE Sifter and we are happy to... Read more
New Brand and Production Updates
Hello and Heads up (This will be a big update with lots of information),
First, thank you again to everyone for your support and patience during our rebranding process. Our brand... Read more
IMPORTANT: Survey has been sent!
Just a quick update to let everyone know that we have sent out the Kickstarter survey.
Please note: in order to receive your product, you must complete the survey. ... Read more
We have an important update regarding our production schedule. We’ve always had positive feedback regarding how often and consistently we communicate, but recently we had a monkey wrench thrown... Read more
IMPORTANT - Kickstarter Survey
Some of you have asked us about the Kickstarter survey. For those that are unaware, Kickstarter surveys are a critical part of the campaign, as they provide us with... Read more
The anchor of my signature drink...
We have a winner!
Quick follow up on the outcome of the 2016 World Barista Championships. If you didn't catch our previous update - we sent Canadian Barista Champion, Benjamin Put,... Read more
The RAFINO is going to the World Barista Championship in Dublin!
We have some exciting updates about this year's World Barista Championshipin Dublin, Ireland. The event kicks off today and runs until June 25th. Before we jump in to... Read more
Design, Events, and Getting 'Verbed'...
What's new with you? Let me tell you what's new with us...
Design and Manufacturing
Part of the RAFINO team has been travelling, visiting our manufacturing and production partners... Read more
Updates and Upcoming Events
So many great updates. Where in the world to begin?
Let’s start with Hong Kong…
Karol and Adam are still in Hong Kong and have made some... Read more
Hong Kong Meetup!
RAFINO team members Adam and Karol are in Hong Kong at this very moment working on manufacturing and production. However, it's not all work. There is some time for play...... Read more
Updates on Manufacturing and more!
Hope all is well :) You'll be happy to know that everything is on schedule and the team has been working hard on our roll-out in the coming weeks... Read more
From us to you…
!!! THANK YOU !!!
You all know by now that we not only met our goal, we crushed it by almost 300% We couldn’t be more proud and appreciative. We... Read more
Only a few hours left of our campaign!
In only 30 days, we have received wide-spread attention and support from hundreds of coffee lovers all around the world. Yesterday, in... Read more
You did it!!! $120,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Thanks to your continued support, everyone who purchases a RAFINO (including those that have already purchased), will receive an elegant bamboo sieve holder!!!
We can't express how thrilled we are... Read more
Thank You Gift
Hello RAFINO backers,
$100,000 - New Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Thank you once again to our community of coffee lovers! Our first stretch goal unlocked some cool new colour options. Now, due to overwhelming demand, at $100,000 we are unlocking... Read more
Wikipedia defines 1000 as "a one followed by three zeros"...lol...Seriously. You can check it out yourself. The point is - that's how many people have given the RAFINO a vote of... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Thanks to your support, the RAFINO has reached a new milestone! We are pleased to announce that we unlocked our first stretch goal - Colour Options!!!
We will now offer... Read more
We are now at the half-way mark of our campaign and have just launched some exciting new stretch goals.
If we reach $80,000, we will give you... Read more
Because of your passion and support, the RAFINO will now become a reality! As with any Kickstarter campaign, you really can’t know for sure whether a project will be successful... Read more
75% of our goal, but we have only just begun!
Thanks to the overwhelming support of over 500 backers from around the world, the RAFINO has reached 75% of its goal in just one week! Your pledges will not only... Read more
The glass is half-full! We have reached the 50% funding mark!
Wow! The RAFINO has just reached another milestone. We are already half way to reaching our goal. The feedback from the community, forums, home baristas, and world champion baristas is... Read more
25% Funded in Two Days!
Thank you everyone! That’s you coffee geeks, baristas, shop owners, friends, and family. Your support means everything to us.
Aside from being 25% funded in the first two days, we... Read more
Early Bird USA Free Shipping Glitch
We discovered a glitch in our campaign where Early Bird USA backers are being charged for shipping. We are working with Kickstarter to rectify the problem. In the meantime if... Read more