Rochester, NH welcomes Bear Creek Coffee Double Drive-Thru Shop.
June 04, 2008 // Franchising.com // Rochester NH – Now you can stay warm during the storm! Bear Creek Coffee & Espresso Shop has opened its 54th coffee shop in a convenient double drive-thru format. The shop is owned by Beverly & John Saks and is located at 135 Milton Rd.
More than just a coffee Shop! In addition to a large selection of fresh roasted coffees and specialty espresso drinks, teas, smoothies, pastries, cold drinks and hot chocolate, the Saks' are offering fresh made deli sandwiches, fresh soups and chowders with soft serve ice cream to round out the menu. "We wanted to offer a alternative to the standard lunch offerings" says owner, Bev Saks. She also stated that"people want fast and excellent service at reasonable prices. We will offer this. My 8 years in the service and food business has taught me that. We'll have the most efficient and friendly Baristas you can find."
Bear Creek Coffee & Espresso Company is based in Avon, IN, with open stores in 22 states across the country and expanding at the rate of three stores opening per month. Pete Lambros, National Sales Director, says the goal is to open 100 additional locations over the next three years.
The Saks' know a great business starts with a great product! In addition to being confident in the combined experience and knowledge of the Bear Creek Company staff, the next deciding factor in selecting this coffee company was the quality of the product. Bear Creek Coffee is a gourmet Coffee Roaster specializing in "Small Batch Micro Roasting" to ensure freshness and quality not found in large bulk production. Their coffees are roasted and blended to order in-house, then vacuum sealed for freshness. Rochester owners Bev and John said "We tasted a lot of coffee during our search for the perfect cup and even enlisted friends to taste test with us. The consensus was always in favor of Bear Creek Coffee. Dave King, their coffee roaster, is very knowledgeable and talented with a great palette! We're ready to treat Richmond to a better cup of coffee served quickly and conveniently"!
Bear Creek specializes in licensed business opportunities in the coffee industry across a full range of formats. Licensees choose from carts and kiosks, double drive-thru units and full blown sit down cafes. Each business is custom designed and manufactured to match the needs of the licensee and the requirements of the state for building, zoning, and signage. The total package includes store design & equipment packages, engineering support , full training, as well as third party financial assistance and site selection assistance. With NO franchise fees and NO royalty fees.