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  • How Much Does It Cost to Start a Coffee Food Truck?

    Monday, June 17, 2019
    Food trucks are all the rage. Every day, Americans across the country line up for a quick and tasty meal of fresh, hot local cuisine. These mobile restaurants are one of the fastest-growing segments in the restaurant trade. Today, more than 4,000 trucks employ over 14,000 workers serving hundreds of […] Read More
  • On the Move with the New Crimson Cup Coffee Truck

    Monday, June 3, 2019
    Attention Columbus coffee lovers: your favorite java has hit the streets! The Crimson Cup Coffee Truck serves our award-winning coffee, mochas, lattes and more on the go. The distinctive steely gray food truck with crimson accents has been serving coffee and breakfast treats in the private parking lots of local […] Read More
  • Helping Independent Coffee Shops Thrive with Hands-on Barista & Manager Training

    Friday, March 29, 2019
    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 our Crimson Cup Innovation Lab in Columbus – the only […] Read More
  • Fizzy All-Natural Circle City Kombucha on Tap at Crimson Cup Brew Bar

    Saturday, March 16, 2019
    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 fizzy all-natural beverage to our cold drink brew bar,” said […] Read More
  • How Much Does it Cost to Open a Coffee Shop?

    Monday, January 28, 2019
    If you’re dreaming 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?” There’s no hard and fast answer on how much it costs to start a coffee shop.  […] Read More
  • Ethiopian Kossa Kebena is a Good Food Award Finalist

    Sunday, November 11, 2018
    We’re thrilled to announce that our Ethiopian Kossa Kebena coffee is a finalist in the 2019 Good Food Awards competition. This sustainably sourced coffee also took home a Good Food Award in 2017. We had the only Ohio entry among 25 finalists in the coffee category. “Crimson Cup is excited […] Read More
  • Crimson Cup Welcomes Cup Runneth Over Coffeehouse in Sweetwater, Tennessee

    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    A big Crimson Cup welcome to Cup Runneth Over Coffeehouse in Sweetwater, Tennessee, which has joined the group of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries Crimson Cup supports in 37 states. The shop at 111 N. Main St., Suite A, is one of at least 18 new independent coffee shops […] Read More