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  • Celebrating Columbus’ National Number Ones

    Saturday, April 2, 2016  
    (Updated: April 28, 2016)
    Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert was among the business and nonprofit leaders honored recently by The Columbus Foundation for being named the best in the United States for their accomplishments over the past year. Individuals and organizations were honored at the annual National Number Ones event held at […] Read More
  • We're the Great Lakes Regional Finalist in the DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year Award

    Saturday, March 19, 2016
    It’s been an exciting week at Crimson Cup! Over the weekend, our Wayfarer Blend brought home the second-place prize from the America’s Best Espresso competition at Coffee Fest New York. Then, we learned we have been selected as the Great Lakes Regional Finalist for the 2016 DREAM BIG Small Business of the Year […] Read More
  • Wayfarer Blend Earns 92 Rating from the Coffee Review

    Friday, September 25, 2015  
    (Updated: October 1, 2015)
    Our Wayfarer Blend coffee recently received an outstanding 92 rating from Kenneth Davids and the Coffee Review. Reviewers described the handcrafted coffee as, “… a quietly comprehensive cup, with crisp nut and cacao notes and a softening bloom of sweet flowers.” Coffee Review’s blind assessment was, “Rich, round, brisk. Hazelnut, […] Read More
  • Traveling to Expand Our Relationships with Peruvian Coffee Farmers

    Thursday, August 6, 2015
    In July, Coffee Buyers Dave Eldridge and Brandon Bir, along with Customer Growth Specialist Taylor Harvey, traveled into Peru’s Andes mountains to meet with local coffee farmers. Their goal was to expand relationships with farmers who participate in our Friend2Farmer direct trade program and to discover new coffees. The trio […] Read More
  • Coming Soon: Ohio’s First SCAA Accredited Innovation & Training Campus

    Monday, August 3, 2015  
    (Updated: August 6, 2015)
    At Crimson Cup, we’re all about coffee — including coffee training. So we’re excited to begin construction on a 7,000-square-foot dedicated innovation and training laboratory built to the standards of the Specialty Coffee Association of America. We’re creating a space for both consumers and coffee professionals to learn about what […] Read More
  • Gathering Grounds Coffee House in Huron, Ohio Joins Crimson Cup Community

    Friday, July 31, 2015  
    (Updated: February 28, 2019)
    A big Crimson Cup welcome to Frank and Lea Wechter, whose Gathering Grounds Coffee House is the new community gathering place for Huron, Ohio. Gathering Grounds serves hot and frozen espresso drinks, gourmet teas, smoothies, and locally-made pastries at 404 Main St. in Huron, Ohio, near the post office and […] Read More
  • Get Buzzed with our New Coffee Cocktails

    Thursday, July 30, 2015  
    (Updated: August 6, 2015)
    There’s a cool new way for Columbus coffee lovers to get caffeinated on hot summer days – our coffee cocktails. Available in chamomile, lavender and pure cane sugar varieties at the Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Upper Arlington and Clintonville, these nonalcoholic cocktails combine our signature Nitro cold brew coffee […] Read More