Coffee+Community

  • Greg Ubert Talks Coffee + Community on Driving the CBUS Podcast

    November 3, 2021
    Heartland Bank CEO Scott McComb and co-host Kailyn Buckley recently interviewed our Founder and President Greg Ubert for their Driving the CBUS podcast. The team talked about Greg’s 30-year history in specialty coffee, his passion for entrepreneurship and his love of Columbus. They also touched on Crimson Cup’s focus on […] Read More
  • Brandon Bir Participates in Coffee Equity Panel

    October 12, 2021  
    (Published: Saturday, October 9, 2021)
    On October 21, Director of Sustainability Brandon Bir will take part in a panel discussion presented by the Coffee Equity Lab at The Wond’ry, Vanderbilt University’s innovation center. The panel will discuss “Information and Education Access as a Consumer-Side Change Agent,” at 12 p.m. CDT. Register at this link for the free […] Read More
  • Celebrating a Successful 2017

    September 16, 2021  
    (Published: Wednesday, February 28, 2018)
    We’re excited to report that Crimson Cup racked up another year of continuing growth in 2017. We opened two new retail locations, traveled over 45,000 miles to source coffee and tea at origin and won local and national acclaim, including a 2017 Good Food Award. We helped open 20 independently […] Read More
  • Brandon Bir Named East Regional Coordinator for the SCA USA Chapter Committee

    August 25, 2021  
    (Published: Friday, June 11, 2021)
    Kudos to Director of Sustainability Brandon Bir! He’s a new East Regional Coordinator for the Specialty Coffee Association USA Chapter Committee. Elected to a two-year term, Brandon is one of 12 new members of the 20-member committee. “Brandon is one of the most highly qualified coffee professionals in the country,” […] Read More
  • How Much Does it Cost to Open a Coffee Shop?

    August 25, 2021  
    (Published: Monday, January 28, 2019)
    If you’re thinking of opening a coffee shop, two questions you’re probably asking yourself are: “How much does it cost to open a coffee shop?” and “Do I need a coffee shop business plan?” Our team of coffee shop start-up consultants know how much it costs and the importance of […] Read More
  • OSU Student Team Coached by Brandon Bir Wins Sustainability Award

    July 22, 2021
    A team of four students sponsored by Crimson Cup recently won the Fischer Pathways in Supply Chain Sustainability Competition at The Ohio State University. Made possible by a generous gift from the Central Ohio chapter of the Institute for Supply Management, 19 students on 6 teams worked on sustainability projects […] Read More
  • Introducing Crimson Cup Triple Ripple Nonalcoholic Coffee Stout

    June 25, 2021
    We’ve partnered with BrewDog to launch a tasty new brew: Crimson Cup Triple Ripple nonalcoholic coffee stout! Triple Ripple debuts in the June box of BrewDog & Friends, the world’s most sustainable nonalcoholic beer club. “We’re excited to partner with BrewDog in this first-of-its-kind beer club, which delivers delicious nonalcoholic […] Read More