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Win Win Coffee’s Nikisha Bailey and Matthew Nam created the tech platform CoffeePLUG to connect farmers directly to buyers and help solve a disparity: Beans are sourced from mostly Black and brown countries, Nam noted, but you often don’t see those people represented in the full supply chain.

“We want to be able to somewhat reclaim coffee,” Nam said on Speaking. On the WURD Radio show, he and Bailey discussed their mission to create transparency in the coffee sourcing process.