Currently in their eighth year of business as the founding owners of 44 North Coffee, Megan Wood and Melissa Raftery have been slowly building a small coffee empire on the coast of Maine.

“Through this unique partnership between women from the mountains of Guatemala, the importing offices in New York, to small island roasters in Maine, this coffee has a strong and uniting story to tell: that woman have a place in every part of the coffee industry,” Wood told Daily Coffee News.”

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