Press Clippings

The Globe and Mail - Small-town success Kicking Horse Coffee brews bold move to the U.S.

Kicking Horse founder prepares to push into U.S. markets while keeping the operation in the remote community where it was born

This is where The Hippie Dream ended up.

A Kickass Approach to Building a Great Culture

By Michael Kerr

You have to admire a company that never does things half ass, whose entrepreneurial spirit is truly kickass, and whose marketing efforts occasionally have a smartass quality about them. These are the traits that not only flavor their culture, but also reflect the flavor of three of Kicking Horse Coffee’s blends: Kick Ass dark roast, Smart Ass medium roast, and Half Ass (with, naturally, half the caffeine).

The Globe and Mail - Let's celebrate Canada Day!

Standing on the alpine slopes of the Rocky Mountains, the crisp freshness of the surroundings is unmistakable. The cool, fragrant air heightens the senses. This is the smell of Canadian nature!

Invest Kootenay - Kicking Horse Coffee

In 1992, 23-year old Elana Rosenfeld and her then partner Leo Johnson moved from an established tourism-based community in Alberta looking for an opportunity to start a business and create the mountain lifestyle that they had come to love in communities such as Jasper and Banff.

Adrenalin 24 - Coffee and Cycling

STRONG & HEALTHY is a regular feature with nutrition & healthy diet information to get you ready for riding – brought to you by the experts at Planet Foods.
By Clay Gillies