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Innovation Lab Hosts Peruvian Coffee Farmers for Seminars on Brewing, Cupping and Roasting Coffee

We were thrilled to host a group from Peru’s NARSA coffee co-op at our Columbus, Ohio Innovation Lab.  From December 4 through 6, they learned  how to brew, roast and cup coffee to American tastes under the direction of Q … Read More

New Crimson Cup Coffee House Opens in Tallmadge, Ohio

Crimson Cup Coffee House Tallmadge Ohio

Crimson Cup has expanded into Northeast Ohio with a new Crimson Cup Coffee House at 116 Tallmadge Circle in the Akron suburb of Tallmadge, Ohio. “We’re excited to bring awesome coffee to the Tallmadge community, which has been very welcoming,” said … Read More

New Holiday Drinks and Gift Card Promotion

Crimson Cup Diner Mug and Holiday Gift Card

‘Tis the season for coffee – and we have three new drinks and a gift card special to help Ohio coffee lovers caffeinate their way through hectic holidays and shorter, colder days. All are available at the Crimson Cup Coffee Houses … Read More

Welcome to The Office Coffee & Wine Bar in Southport, North Carolina

The Office Wine and Coffee Bar Southport North Carolina

We’re excited to welcome The Office Coffee & Wine Bar to the group of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries Crimson Cup supports in 29 states. The shop at 3280 George II Hwy in Southport, North Carolina held its grand … Read More

Crimson Cup Honored with 2017 Torch Award for Ethics

Crimson Cup wins 2017 BBB Torch Award

We’re excited to announce that Crimson Cup has received a 2017 Torch Award for Ethics from the Better Business Bureau® (BBB) Center for Character Ethics®.  Our company is one of five award recipients to be honored at a luncheon event held … Read More

Brandon Bir Named One of 10 Best Coffee Pros to Follow on Instagram

When Barista Magazine went looking for the best coffee professionals to follow on Instagram, Crimson Cup’s Education and Sustainability Director rose to the top. In “The 10 Best Coffee Pros to Follow on Instagram Right Now,” writer Erin Meister called … Read More

Promoting Quality with Peruvian Coffee Farmers and Roasters

Brandon Bir examines honey process coffee in Peru

Brandon Bir is buzzed about Peruvian coffee. On his annual coffee buying trip to Peru’s jungle highlands, our Coffee Sourcing and Education Director found farmers, roasters and baristas eager to up their coffee game. “Since Cup of Excellence came to Peru, … Read More