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Seeking Out New Coffees, Farmer Relationships in Ethiopia and Kenya  

Coffee and tea growing together on a farm in Kenya

Brandon Bir, our coffee sourcing and education director, recently traveled to Ethiopia and Kenya to discover new coffees and expand relationships with coffee farmers and co-op managers. “The legendary home of the first coffee trees, Ethiopia is the source of … Read More

We’re International! Welcome to Columbus Coffee Shop in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Columbus Coffee in Dhaka Bangladesh serves Crimson Cup coffee

We’re excited to open our first international coffee shop outside the U.S. and its territories! Columbus Coffee Shop opened May 22 in the city of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Partners Mohaimin Mostafa, Rehanur Rahman, Mirza Abdul Khaled and Tarek Rafi Bhuiyan have … Read More

Earth Fare Grocery Stories Now Carry Crimson Cup Organic Coffee Beans

Earth Fare grocery stores serve organic coffee beans from Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea

We’re excited to welcome Earth Fare natural and organic grocery stores to the Crimson Cup community! Ohio coffee lovers can now buy our handcrafted coffees through four Earth Fare organic and natural grocery stores in the Akron, Cleveland, Columbus and … Read More

Closing Time: Columbus Crave Profiles Brandon Bir

We all know Brandon Bir as Crimson Cup’s coffee and training specialist. He travels to places like Peru, Guatemala and Honduras to bring back new coffees and establish relationships for our Friend2Farmer direct trade program. As part of our coffee … Read More

$142,000 in Coffee House Loyalty Rewards Announced

We have awarded more than $142,000 in education and training credits to our coffee house customers in the second year of our Crimson Cup Rewards loyalty program. Participants received up to $5,000 in credits, based on 2014 sales. Crimson Cup … Read More

Beer for Breakfast?

BamBaLam Breakfast Stout Zaftig Brewing Co. Columbus Ohio

We’re excited to announce our latest local collaboration! We’ve partnered with Columbus microbrewery Zaftig to create BamBaLam Breakfast Stout, the ultimate coffee- and beer-lovers’ beverage. After the success of our Dry Hopped Nitro cold brew coffee, we started looking at … Read More

Cherry Almond Mocha Warms the Heart

Crimson Cup Cherry Almond Mocha

We’ve introduced a new coffee drink to warm up during February’s frigid days and below-zero nights. Available for a limited time, Cherry Almond Mocha combines a shot of our signature Armando’s blend espresso with steamed milk, chocolate sauce and almond … Read More