What’s New at Crimson Cup

  • 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
  • Choosing the Right Coffee Shop Location

    September 16, 2021  
    (Published: Tuesday, December 27, 2011)
    What’s the most crucial decision you’ll make when opening a coffee shop? Choosing the right location. Over the past 30 years, the Crimson Cup team has helped hundreds of people achieve their dream of owning a coffee shop. We’ve seen numerous coffee shops open up in a variety of settings […] Read More
  • Experimental Coffee Micro Lot Debuts at Crimson

    September 9, 2021
    A rare coffee micro lot, airlifted from Colombia to Columbus, Ohio, lands Sunday, September 12 at our Crimson coffeehouse in Easton Town Center’s new fashion district. “Exclusive. Exceptional. Experimental: our new Pink Bourbon Cinnamon Coffee earns all these accolades, and more,” said Founder and President Greg Ubert. “We invite Columbus […] Read More
  • In New Video, Greg Ubert Reveals Seven Steps to Coffee Shop Success

    September 8, 2021  
    (Published: Friday, September 3, 2021)
    Thinking about opening a coffee shop? Then get to know our Founder and President Greg Ubert. In a new video, the author of Seven Steps to Success: a Common-Sense Guide to Succeed in Specialty Coffee, reveals secrets from the book, which has become a roadmap to success for hundreds of […] Read More
  • Coffee Shop Consultant Steve Bayless Helps Open over 140 Coffee Businesses

    August 29, 2021
    Dreaming about opening a coffee shop? Then consider calling in Steve Bayless and the rest of our 7 Steps to Success consulting team. “Starting a coffee business is equal parts exciting and terrifying,” Steve said. “Having us there to provide guidance and reassurance eases the minds of new owners and […] 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