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  • Crimson Cup Welcomes Greenbean Coffee House in Altoona, Pennsylvania

    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Columbus, Ohio Coffee Roaster Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea recently welcomed Greenbean Coffee House to the group of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries it supports in 36 states. The shop at 720 6th Ave. in Altoona, Pennsylvania held its grand opening in October. “We’re excited to welcome owners Katy […] Read More
  • Welcome to The Office Coffee & Wine Bar in Southport, North Carolina

    Thursday, November 9, 2017
    We’re excited to welcome The Office Coffee & Wine Bar to the group of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries Crimson Cup supports in 29 states. The shop at 3280 George II Hwy in Southport, North Carolina held its grand opening in April. As a realtor, owner Rob Warner found […] Read More
  • April 21 Webinar: 7 Steps to Opening a Successful Coffee Shop

    Thursday, 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. Greg Ubert In this webinar, Crimson Cup will reveal the Seven Steps to long-term success as a coffee shop owner. Using these proven […] Read More
  • Second Crimson Cup Coffee House Opens in Dhaka, Bangladesh

    Monday, 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 […] Read More
  • Why Do You Need a Coffee Shop Business Plan?

    Tuesday, June 30, 2015
    Are you dreaming about opening a coffee shop? Perhaps you see yourself working in a business you love. Serving the best coffee drinks in town. Creating a community gathering place. Maybe renovating a historic location, or building a sleek new structure from the ground up. As empowering and exciting as […] Read More
  • Meet Our Cuppers: Steve Bayless, 7 Steps Trainer

    Friday, February 28, 2014
    So what is a cupper, you ask? At Crimson Cup, it’s someone who lives for coffee. Our Cuppers have invested long hours – in most cases, years – in learning to objectively assess the quality of coffee. Each of our Cuppers brings a unique palate, set of skills and personality […] Read More
  • Business Plan Basics: Determining Your Breakeven Point

    Wednesday, November 20, 2013
    Greg Ubert, founder and president, Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea Dreaming about opening a coffee shop? Then it’s in your best interest to master business fundamentals such as writing a business plan and calculating your breakeven point. As Greg observes in a recent issue of CoffeeTalk magazine: “Most coffee shop […] Read More