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  • Driving Traffic to Your New Coffee House

    Wednesday, March 7, 2012
    Many new coffee house owners have misconceptions about the work involved in opening a coffee house. One of the most prevalent myths is that you will be inundated with business as soon as you open the doors of your coffee house. If Crimson Cup had $1 for every person opening […] Read More
  • The Depot Coffeehouse in Urbana, Ohio Celebrates Five Years of Success

    Friday, February 17, 2012
    Nearly five years after opening, The Depot Coffeehouse in Urbana, Ohio is still moving ahead at full steam, thanks to dedicated owners, an inspired location, talented staff and support from Crimson Cup Coffee and Tea. From Concept to Profitable Coffee Shop in Just Four Months When Susan Oelker and her […] Read More
  • Is Owning a Coffee Shop Right for You?

    Wednesday, February 8, 2012
    Thinking of opening a coffee shop? If you love coffee and are energized by making people feel energized, owning a coffee shop might be the right business for you. You can serve the best-tasting specialty drinks in town and create the community gathering place that everyone talks about. Best of […] Read More
  • New Year, New Coffee Shop?

    Tuesday, January 10, 2012
    Ever dream of opening your own coffee shop? The beginning of a new year offers a perfect opportunity to start planning! With the right support, you could be profiting from energizing espressos and luscious lattes before the year is through. Each week, we’ll explore different aspects of running an independent […] Read More
  • Choosing the Right Coffee Shop Location

    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 20 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