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  • Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea Now Available in 36 States, Guam and Bangladesh

    Monday, January 29, 2018  
    (Updated: February 5, 2018)
    Crimson Cup is expanding! In 2017, we opened two company-owned Crimson Cup Coffee Houses, 20 independently owned coffee houses through our 7 Steps to Success coffee shop franchise alternative program, and a third international coffee house in Dhaka, Bangladesh. As a result, customers can now buy Crimson Cup coffee in 36 states, Guam […] Read More
  • Meet our Cuppers: Nate Bell

    Monday, February 9, 2015  
    (Updated: February 10, 2015)
    So what is a cupper, you ask? At Crimson Cup, it’s someone who is passionate about coffee. Many of our Cuppers have invested long hours – in some cases, years – in learning to objectively assess the quality of coffee. Each of our Cuppers brings a unique palate, set of […] Read More
  • Introducing Our New Coffee Roasting & Distribution Facility!

    Friday, January 30, 2015
    We’re excited to announce the opening of our new $1.1 million roasting facility and distribution center at 1925 Alum Creek Drive in Columbus. This expansion was made possible by the growth of our customers and partners, including the 12 new coffee houses that opened in 2014. With more than double […] Read More
  • Greg Warms up Good Day Columbus with Irish Coffee

    Monday, January 26, 2015  
    (Updated: May 6, 2015)
    Greg stopped by the Good Day Columbus set this morning to help anchors Alyssa Henry and Shawn Ireland prepare for National Irish Coffee Day, celebrated Sunday, Jan. 25. As Greg explained, he first experienced Irish Coffee at San Francisco’s Buena Vista Hotel in 1995. This Bay City landmark has been […] Read More
  • Brandon Demonstrates Hopped Holiday Nitro on Good Day Columbus

    Thursday, December 18, 2014
    The Columbus coffee community has been buzzing about our Hopped Nitro coffees! Good Day Columbus asked Coffee Specialist Brandon Bir to demonstrate the new Hopped Holiday Nitro, which is available through the end of the year exclusively at Crimson Cup Coffee House. Brandon took a keg filled with Hopped Holiday […] Read More
  • Our Newest Coffee Shop: Stone House Sweets in Englewood, Ohio

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014
    We’re excited to welcome the newest coffee business to join the Crimson Cup Community: Stone House Sweets in Englewood, Ohio! This combination bakery and coffee shop at 322 Union Blvd., Suite B, in Englewood celebrated its grand opening on November 18. Owner Beth Duncan had been running a successful bakery business out […] Read More
  • How Coffee Fueled the Civil War

    Tuesday, August 5, 2014
    Photo courtesy The Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. We found Jon Grinspan’s recent New York Times story about the role of coffee in the Civil War absolutely fascinating. Who knew that William McKinley’s heroic coffee run would help fuel the Union army during the bloodiest single day of […] Read More