Tag Archives: coffee shop franchise

Cuppa Austin in the News!

Cuppa Austin coffee house Austin, TX

Has it been almost a year already? It seems like yesterday that we were helping owners Alan and Michelle Stewart open their Cuppa Austin coffee shop at 9225 W. Parmer Lane in Austin, Texas. But that was February 2013. Since … Read More

Scarlet Cup Coffee House Joins the Crimson Cup Community

Scarlet Cup Coffee House, Meridian, Miss.

We’re thrilled to welcome husband-and-wife team Bill and Judy Lawn into the Crimson Cup Community of independent coffee shops! Their Scarlet Cup Coffee House held its soft opening Dec. 2, 2013 at 2300 North Hills Street, Suite B, Meridian, Miss. Located … Read More

Gimme Java Coffee Off to Great Start

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Congratulations to Albert Plummer, Vicki White and Joann Dipasquale on the opening of Gimme Java Coffee at 3427 Lee Road in Shaker Heights, Ohio. After running a bakery in New Jersey for 10 years, Albert Plummer decided it was time … Read More

Welcome to French Express Coffee House!

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We’re excited to welcome Regina and Ryan French and their French Express Coffee House to the Crimson Cup community! On Dec. 17, the mother-and-son team held the grand opening of their new coffee shop at 2087 Dale Earnhardt Blvd. in Kannapolis, … Read More

Meet Our Cuppers: Brandon Bir, Coffee and Training Specialist

So what is a cupper, you ask? At Crimson Cup, it’s someone who is passionate about coffee. Many of our Cuppers have invested long hours – in some cases, years – in learning to objectively assess the quality of coffee. Each of … Read More

Thinking About a Coffee Shop Franchise? Think Crimson Cup Instead!

There are many reasons you might be thinking of buying a coffee shop franchise. Perhaps you’re passionate about coffee but aren’t confident in your ability to start and run a coffee shop on your own. A coffee shop franchise provides … Read More

Here’s to Independence: Why We Believe in Independent Coffee Shops

Independent Alternative to Coffee Shop Franchise

We’re often asked why Crimson Cup doesn’t license a string of coffee franchises. After all, we offer everything a franchise does – and more – but without charging franchise fees or royalties. We’d be more profitable, some say, as a … Read More