Nespresso, Clooney Promote Coffee in War-Torn South Sudan

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George Clooney. Source: Rainer Hosch via Nespresso

Nespresso, the world’s biggest single-serve coffee brand, will start selling coffee from South Sudan, in an effort proposed by George Clooney to help rebuild an industry that nearly disappeared during decades of civil war.

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