Tag Archives: coffee shop

Why Do You Need a Coffee Shop Business Plan?

How to open a coffee shop

Are you dreaming about opening a coffee shop? Perhaps you see yourself working in a business you love. Serving the best coffee drinks in town. Creating a community gathering place. Maybe renovating a historic location, or building a sleek new … Read More

Take Advantage of our Free Coffee Shop Business Consulting

Free coffee shop business consulting from Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

Thinking of opening a coffee shop? We’re here to help! Through the Power of the Cup, we’ve helped open hundreds of coffee houses, cafes and bakeries over the past 24 years. One of the secrets to their growth is our … Read More

12 Coffee Houses in 8 States Joined the Crimson Cup Community in 2014

Lorraine's Coffee and Music serves Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

2014 was a great year for independent coffee houses! We were excited to see steady growth in the number of entrepreneurs interested in learning how to open their own independent coffee business. We welcomed 12 new coffee houses in 8 … Read More

J’s Place on Main in Nicholasville, Kentucky Joins Crimson Cup Community


We’re excited to welcome J’s Place on Main in Nicholasville, Kentucky to our community of independent coffee houses!  J’s Place on Main serves Crimson Cup beverages, breakfast and lunch from a historic building at 101 S. Main Street in downtown … Read More

Ground Zero Coffee Shop in Myrtle Beach Joins Crimson Cup Community

Ground Zero coffee shop Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

We’re excited to welcome Ground Zero Coffee Shop in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to the Crimson Cup Community! Ground Zero held its grand opening Oct. 14 in the former Rivoli movie theater at 904 Chester Street, between Ninth Avenue North … Read More

How Much Does it Cost to Open a Coffee Shop?

If you’re dreaming of opening your own coffee shop, you’re probably wondering how much it will cost. There’s no hard and fast answer, because every specialty coffee business is different.  Your costs will depend upon the type of coffee business … Read More

Our Newest Coffee Shop: Dawdy Haus Coffee in Springs, Pennsylvania

Dawdy Haus Coffee Springs, Pennsylvania

What better way to celebrate the beginning of summer than with a new coffee house opening? We’re happy to welcome Larry and Kay Byler to the Crimson Cup community! They just opened their Dawdy Haus Coffee at 634 Springs Road … Read More