The Gaviña family has been in the coffee business for over 130 years as growers, importers, and roasters of gourmet coffee. The most important word in this statement is family. A strong sense of family is at the heart of F. Gaviña & Sons, Inc., more commonly known as Gaviña. The Company, one of the largest and most successful coffee businesses in the western United States, is led by a team of four siblings: three brothers, Jose, Pedro and Paco, and one sister, Leonor Gaviña-Valls.
We have been US specialty coffee roasters since 1967 and we are the largest privately held minority coffee roaster nationwide, producing more than 30 million pounds of roasted coffee a year. The installation of our new state-of-the-art roasting and packing facility is almost complete, with a capacity of 60 million pounds and expandable to 100 million pounds.
Our leading specialty retail brands include:Don Francisco's Gourmet Coffee: leading retail brand in Southern California grocery stores, top 10 coffee brand in the U.S.
Café La Llave: leading espresso brand in the Southern California and Southern Florida markets
Gaviña Gourmet Coffee: leading wholesale gourmet coffee brand in Southern California, with additional representation in Florida.