Tag: Independent Coffee Shops

Coffee Shop Success Story: The Rex Café Opens in Pensacola, Florida

December 21, 2023 (Published: August 27, 2022)

A big Crimson Cup welcome to The Rex Café! From sip to soul, this quaint new coffee shop is nourishing the heart of downtown Pensacola. Inspired by old Hollywood movies and the cafes of Europe, The Rex Café provides a warm and welcoming atmosphere for sipping classic espresso beverages inside a restored Pensacola theater. The […]

Coffee Shop Success Story: Cadence Coffee House & Creperie Opens

February 24, 2023 (Published: June 23, 2022)

We’re excited to welcome Cadence Coffee House & Creperie in Niles, Ohio! Now open at 31 North Main Street, the nonprofit breakfast and brunch restaurant entices guests with exceptional coffee, teas, crepes, sandwiches, salads and more in a relaxing atmosphere. Their purchases also fund programs provided by Cadence Care Network, a nonprofit organization providing behavioral […]

Coffee Shop Success Story: Lock No. 4 Coffee Celebrates Anniversary

February 24, 2023 (Published: April 22, 2022)

As Lock No. 4 Coffee in Beverly, Ohio, prepares to celebrate its first anniversary on April 30, Owners Destiny and Matthew Schaad reflected on their independent coffee shop’s growth over the past year, its role in the small town of Beverly, Ohio, and how our coffee shop startup consulting team has helped it grow. “We […]

Is 2022 the Year of the Independent Coffee Shop?

March 27, 2023 (Published: March 11, 2022)

After opening 20 new coffee shops in 2021, Crimson Cup expects to help another 23 entrepreneurs open their own independent coffee shops in 2022. Since 2020, our coffee shop startup team has helped entrepreneurs in 14 states open 36 independent coffee shops. The perfect time to open a coffee shop is now, said Founder and President […]

Loose Goose Coffee Company Opens in Terre Haute, Indiana

November 10, 2022 (Published: December 16, 2021)

Love of coffee and dogs inspired Owners Rachel and Richard Targett to open Loose Goose Coffee Company in Terre Haute, Indiana. Having worked as a barista and retail manager, Rachel wanted to open her own shop to gain control over quality and customer service. “I wanted barista to be my forever job,” she said. “I […]

Cattlemen’s Coffee House Opens in Franklinton, Louisiana

November 29, 2022 (Published: December 10, 2021)

We were excited to welcome Cattlemen’s Coffee House in Franklinton, Louisiana, on December 10, 2021! In developing their independent coffee shop at 1809 Main Street, Owners Schantell and Lane Russell sought to bring their local community together over terrific coffee. The shop also pays tribute to generations of cattlemen in Washington Parish. “Coffee makes people happy […]

Humble Texan Coffee Opens in Vernon, Texas

February 24, 2023 (Published: October 1, 2021)

“Don’t use Crimson Cup … if you want to fail!” said Doug Jeffrey, a serial entrepreneur, pilot and co-owner of the new Humble Texan Coffee in Vernon, Texas. He and wife Molly Jeffrey learned how to open a coffee shop in Texas through our 7 Steps to Success coffee shop startup program. Humble Texan Coffee […]