Tag Archives: Ohio coffee

How Coffee Fueled the Civil War

Coffee has been a comfort to soldiers since the Civil War

We found Jon Grinspan’s recent New York Times story about the role of coffee in the Civil War absolutely fascinating. Who knew that William McKinley’s heroic coffee run would help fuel the Union army during the bloodiest single day of … Read More

Kave Coffee Bar in Barberton, Ohio Joins Crimson Cup Community

Crimson Cup Kave Coffee Bar Featured

We’re proud to welcome another new business to our growing community of independent coffee houses, cafés and bakeries. The Kave Coffee Bar and Nine Muses Art Gallery held its grand opening July 25 at 584 W. Tuscarawas St. in Barberton, … Read More

New Charlie Foxtrot Coffee to Benefit Veterans and their Families

Charlie Foxtrot coffee benefits disabled American veterans

Giving back to U.S. troops and veterans is an ongoing effort for Crimson Cup. That’s why we’re proud to join forces with Charlie Foxtrot Founders Alvin E. Burzynski and Rick Isbell to launch Charlie Foxtrot Coffee. This patriotic new coffee … Read More

Don’t Hire a Bitter Barista

Crimson Cup Barista Customer Service

Recently, a barista in Seattle, Washington was fired after being revealed as the author of the Bitter Barista blog, which featured snarky comments about customers and his boss. Obviously, snarky is not a good attitude for most coffee houses. We … Read More