Tag: coffee franchise alternative

Conversations Coffee Bar in Wylie, Texas Joins Crimson Cup Community

November 15, 2018 (Published: July 19, 2016)

Welcome to Conversations Coffee Bar in Wylie, Texas – the newest addition to our Crimson Cup family of independent coffee houses. This high-end specialty coffee bar is located at 304 N Ballard Ave. in the historical district of downtown Wylie, Texas. Conversations Coffee Bar is the creation of Pastor Gary Taylor, son Sam Taylor and son-in-law […]

Moose Junction Coffee and Espresso Joins Crimson Cup Community

November 15, 2018 (Published: June 23, 2016)

A big Crimson Cup welcome to Moose Junction Coffee and Espresso! A joint venture by longtime friends Alex and Mary Lemieux and Shawn and Lisa Peterson, the coffee house celebrated its grand opening June 7 at 7534 Roughsawn Drive, Suite A-1 in Helena, Montana. The Lemieux and Peterson families have known one another since their […]

April 21 Webinar: 7 Steps to Opening a Successful Coffee Shop

February 28, 2019 (Published: March 31, 2016)

Thinking about opening a coffee shop? Then you won’t want to miss our Seven Steps to Success webinar on Thursday, April 21 at 2 p.m. EST/11 a.m. PST. In this webinar, Crimson Cup will reveal the Seven Steps to long-term success as a coffee shop owner. Using these proven steps, Founder and President Greg Ubert has […]

Second Crimson Cup Coffee House Opens in Dhaka, Bangladesh

November 6, 2022 (Published: February 29, 2016)

A big welcome to the second international Crimson Cup Coffee House in Dhaka, Bangladesh! It joins a sister store that opened less than a year ago in the city’s Banani area. The new coffee shop is located at House #275/d, Road 27, in the city’s Dhanmondi neighborhood. Crimson Cup Bangladesh is a joint project of Managing Directors Mohaimin Mostafa […]

Elizabeth Perk in Trenton, Michigan Joins Crimson Cup Community

May 20, 2015 (Published: May 20, 2015)

We’re excited to welcome Mark Hayes and Debbie Rote-Hayes to the Crimson Cup community! Their Elizabeth Perk coffee house and ice cream parlor opened April 28 at 2975 W. Jefferson Ave. in Trenton, Michigan. The husband-and-wife team chose a historic location for their new venture – Michigan’s first A&W building, which was built in the […]

Take Advantage of our Free Coffee Shop Business Consulting

November 7, 2022 (Published: February 18, 2015)

Want to learn how to open a coffee shop? We’re here to help! Through the Power of the Cup, we’ve helped open hundreds of coffee houses, cafes and bakeries over the past 24 years. One of the secrets to their growth is our 7 Steps to Coffee Startup Success coffee franchise alternative program. It all starts […]

12 Coffee Houses in 8 States Joined the Crimson Cup Community in 2014

November 15, 2018 (Published: January 9, 2015)

2014 was a great year for independent coffee houses! We were excited to see steady growth in the number of entrepreneurs interested in learning how to open their own independent coffee business. We welcomed 12 new coffee houses in 8 states to our growing community of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries.  All of the […]