Coffee

Second Crimson Cup Coffee House Opens in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Crimson Cup Coffee House Dhanmondi Dhaka Bangladesh

A big welcome to the second international Crimson Cup Coffee House in Dhaka, Bangladesh! It joins a sister store that opened less than a year ago in the city’s Banani area. The new coffee shop is located at House #275/d, Road 27, in the … Read More

Crimson Cup Named National Top 100 Small Business by U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Crimson Cup named 2016 Blue Ribbon small business by U.S. Chamber of Commerce

We’re excited to announce that Crimson Cup has been selected by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce as a 2016 Dream Big Blue Ribbon Award winner. We were the only company from Columbus and one of three from Ohio to win the award, … Read More

Brewed Together: Crimson Cup Anthology Celebrates the Art of a Well-Brewed Cup

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We recently published “Brewed Together,” an anthology of java-inspired art, in collaboration with students at the Columbus College of Art and Design.  The 24 pages of colorful comics and illustrations explore the theme of enjoying well-brewed coffee – either alone or … Read More

Learn About Coffee, Roasting and Hand-Pour Brewing at the Crimson Cup Innovation Lab

We’re thrilled to open up our new Innovation Lab to coffee aficionados as well as baristas and coffee shop owners. Columbus coffee lovers can learn more about their favorite drink and improve their java skills in our three introductory courses. The series kicks … Read More

A Successful 2015 and Promising New Year

Crimson Cup racked up record growth in 2015. We opened a new roasting facility, traveled over 25,000 miles to source coffee and tea at origin and won local and national acclaim, including Roast magazine 2016 Macro Roaster of the Year. We … Read More

Welcome to our Innovation Lab!

After months of planning and construction, the Crimson Cup Innovation Lab is ready for action. Hundreds of Crimson Cup customers, community supporters, members of the local business community and local media joined us for our Open House in Friday, January … Read More

Seeking New Coffees, Direct Trade Relationships in Indonesia

Crimson Cup Coffee Buyer Dave Eldridge examines Sumatran coffee

Coffee Buyers Dave Eldridge and Brandon Bir recently returned from a sourcing trip to the island of Sumatra, Indonesia. Their goal was to discover new coffees and find ways to support small farmers through our Friend2Farmer direct trade program. “We travel to … Read More