Coffee Roasters

  • Choosing Equipment for Opening a Coffee Shop

    April 15, 2021  
    (Published: Wednesday, May 21, 2014)
    Opening a coffee shop business can be a fun and exciting venture. Assuming that you have already taken care of the preliminary steps, including finding a great location and lining up funding, the next major step is purchasing coffee shop equipment. Coffee-shop equipment offers the highest return on any investment […] Read More
  • How to Choose the Best Wholesale Coffee Beans for Your Coffee Shop

    April 8, 2021  
    (Published: Thursday, May 11, 2017)
    Thinking about opening a coffee shop? Congratulations! Owning an independent coffee shop can be both personally and financially rewarding. One of the first questions many coffee shop owners ask is, “Where should I get my wholesale coffee beans?” Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea has been supplying the highest-quality wholesale coffee […] Read More
  • The Power of the Cup® in Opening a Coffee Shop

    March 10, 2021  
    (Published: Tuesday, December 16, 2014)
    Thinking about opening a coffee shop? Consider putting the Power of the Cup® behind you. With the Power of the Cup®, you can learn everything you need to run a profitable – and enjoyable – independent coffee business. What’s the Power of the Cup®? A proven system for opening a […] Read More
  • Our Natural Gesha is a 2021 Good Food Award Finalist

    March 3, 2021  
    (Published: Tuesday, February 23, 2021)
    For those who haven’t heard, we’ve got exciting beans to spill. Our Natural Gesha craft coffee was named a finalist in the 2021 Good Food Awards! One of the top honors in the food industry, the Good Food Awards recognize the country’s best-tasting and most responsibly sourced coffees. “It was […] Read More
  • Welcome to White Buffalo Coffee Bar in Altus, Oklahoma

    February 15, 2021  
    (Published: Thursday, May 25, 2017)
    We’re excited to welcome White Buffalo Coffee Bar & Drive Thru to the group of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries we support in 29 states, Guam and Bangladesh. Located in a restored vintage Champlin Oil service station at 1200 Falcon Road near the center of Altus, Oklahoma, the new […] Read More
  • New Cpl. Ray’s Coffee in Odessa, Texas Joins Crimson Cup Community

    February 15, 2021  
    (Published: Monday, July 13, 2015)
    Kudos to Jerry and Lonna Bevel and their daughter Keisha Arnold on the opening of the second Cpl. Ray’s Coffee! Their new shop at 311 Faudree Road in Odessa joins the original Cpl. Ray’s Coffee in Andrews, Texas, which Jerry and Lonna founded in 2007 in dedication to their son, […] Read More
  • How to Calculate Coffee Shop Start-up Costs

    January 28, 2021  
    (Published: Thursday, June 7, 2018)
    In a “Start-up Strategies” column for CoffeeTalk magazine, Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert addressed one of the first questions potential business owners ask: “How much will it cost to open my coffee shop?” As he writes, “Because every specialty coffee business is different, there is no simple answer. […] Read More