What’s New at Crimson Cup

Success Story: Branded Coffee & More Opens in Peralta, New Mexico

June 20, 2024 (Published: June 19, 2024)

We’re excited to introduce Branded Coffee & More, which opened recently at 3556 Highway 47 in Peralta, New Mexico. This innovative new concept, blending specialty coffee and locally sourced Angus beef, opened through our 7 Steps to Success consulting program. The vision behind the new shop originates from Owner Brittney Jones’ and her family’s aspiration […]

Success Story: Virgil’s Coffee House & Creamery Launches in Louisville, Ohio

May 16, 2024 (Published: May 15, 2024)

Louisville, Ohio, buzzed with excitement on April 23 as Virgil’s Coffee House & Creamery celebrated its grand opening at 523 E Main Street. The family learned how to open a coffee shop through our 7 Steps to Success program. The event drew a crowd of visitors keen to sample its delightful mix of specialty coffee […]

Success Story: Trek Coffee Company Opens in Bowling Green, KY

May 8, 2024 (Published: May 8, 2024)

Attention coffee lovers! We have a heartwarming story to share from Bowling Green, Kentucky, that’s sure to brighten up your day – and perhaps even inspire your journey to opening a coffee shop! Meet Trek Coffee Company, the newest addition to Bowling Green’s coffee scene. Life’s a Trip, Fuel Up! Located at 6558 Nashville Road […]

How Much Does it Cost to Open a Coffee Shop in 2024?

January 24, 2024 (Published: January 1, 2024)

If you’re thinking of opening a coffee shop, the first question you probably ask is, “How much does it cost to open a coffee shop?” The second is, “How can I calculate coffee shop startup costs for a business in my local community?” We’ve got answers! Our team of coffee shop startup consultants has taught […]

Success Story: Jitters Coffee House Celebrates 11th Anniversary

February 29, 2024 (Published: October 23, 2023)

Congratulations to Jitter’s Coffee House in Millersburg, Ohio for 11 years of serving exceptional coffee and delicious food to the Holmes County community! Owner Judy Mann and her late husband Martin Mann opened their coffee business at 1545 S Washington Street on September 6, 2012. The original owners learned how to open a coffee shop […]

Success Story: Kora Brew House & Wine Bar, Bryan, Ohio

August 28, 2023 (Published: August 12, 2023)

Kora Brew House & Wine Bar recently celebrated its fifth year of serving exceptional specialty coffee, wine, spirits and cuisine in Bryan, Ohio. The coffee and wine bar at 120 South Lynn Street offers a unique setting to start or end the day. Owners Teresa and Kevin Maynard learned how to start a coffee shop through […]

On 2023 Honduras Trip, Coffee Shop Owners and Baristas Built a Home

October 30, 2023 (Published: July 9, 2023)

Owners and baristas from coffee shops across the U.S. recently traveled with Crimson Cup to Siguatepeque, Honduras. The service trip was an inspiring and life-changing experience about making a difference in the world through coffee and community. The group supported Serve Hope International, which provides safe homes, clean water, schools and other benefits to the […]