Kudos to Our Award-winning Independent Coffee Shop Customers

Business of the Year Award

Wow! Three Crimson Cup customers recently won prestigious awards in their local communities: The Coffee Attic and Book Cellar in Iowa Falls, Iowa won Best Coffee Shop in Iowa honors in a story by Des Moines CBS Affiliate KCCI-TV.  Congratulations … Read More

Cheers to National Cold Brew Day!

Crimson Cup Nitro Cold Brew

Saturday, April 20 is National Cold Brew Day! Smooth, cold-brewed coffee has taken the coffee world by storm. Many people prefer cold-brewed coffee to iced coffee because it’s less acidic, less bitter and smoother. Here are a few of the … Read More

Partnering with Aramark to Perk Up Campus Coffee at Kent State University

In the summer of 2018, change was brewing for coffee lovers on the Kent State University campus in Kent, Ohio. A new partnership between Aramark and Crimson Cup brought fresh-brewed, sustainably roasted coffee and new frozen and blended drinks to … Read More

Our Smooth New Canned Cold Brew Coffee

Crimson Cup Canned Cold Brew

Ohio caffeine addicts, rejoice: Crimson Cup just introduced a smooth new ready-to-drink coffee! Our Canned Cold Brew features direct trade Guatemala Antigua coffee inspired by a legendary ghost dog. This naturally sweet and chocolatey cold brew is the favorite drink … Read More

Helping Independent Coffee Shops Thrive with Hands-on Barista & Manager Training

Hands On Barista and Manager training

Crimson Cup got even more hands on with training in 2018! Our specialty coffee consultants worked with more than 100 baristas and managers to hone their drink preparation and management skills. Training took place at local coffee shops and at … Read More

Fizzy All-Natural Circle City Kombucha on Tap at Crimson Cup Brew Bar

Circle City Kombucha at Crimson Cup Coffee Houses

You’re invited to try Circle City Kombucha, the latest drink innovation on tap at our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Columbus and Tallmadge, Ohio. This fermented tea drink contains naturally-occurring probiotics that support digestive health. “We’re excited to add this … Read More

Welcome to Lincoln Perk Independent Coffee House in Lincoln Park, Michigan

Lincoln Perk coffee house in Lincoln Park, Michigan

A big Crimson Cup welcome to Lincoln Perk coffee house in Lincoln Park, Michigan! The shop at 3461 Fort Street is one of 16 new independent coffee shops that opened in 2018 through our 7 Steps to Success coffee shop … Read More