December 01, 2016 // Franchising.com // Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous nationwide growth over the past year, will increase its hometown presence with the company’s latest Grand Opening at 84th & Park Dr. (5502 S 84th Street) on Friday, December 2. To celebrate the opening, the new specialty coffee drive-thru will offer half off any drink all day (excluding Vertigo Smoothies).
“We are extremely grateful for the loyalty and support that Omaha has shown us over the years,” stated Rob Streett, President and Chief Operating Officer of Scooter’s Coffee. “We’re headquartered here in Omaha, and we don’t take for granted that we are the most prevalent coffee franchise in the city. The success we experienced in this market has paved the way for our national growth.”
On December 2, Grand Opening Day, customers can also expect to receive several fun giveaways; beginning at 9 a.m., the first 100 customers will receive a free coffee mug with any purchase. For the afternoon crowd, starting at 2 p.m., the first 100 customers will receive a $5 gift card with purchase.
In celebration of this new store opening, the location will also treat guests to Half Off Drinks from 4pm-close the week following the festive Grand Opening event on December 2. The Happy Hour event will take place December 5 – December 9 from 4pm to 7pm.
With more than 150 stores open in 13 states, Scooter’s Coffee has signed agreements in two additional states and will open nearly 40 locations from coast to coast in 2016. The company is in the midst of a robust grand opening pipeline. It recently opened its first location in Phoenix, AZ, added a second location to the Atlanta, GA, metro area and also opened its second of many locations in the state of Florida. It also added several locations this year to expanding markets, such as Nebraska, Kansas and Iowa.
Scooter’s, which is based out of Omaha, Nebraska, handcrafts its pastries and roasts its own shade-grown coffee, sourced through Arbor Day Foundation. In 2016, the company also added depth to its product profile, releasing a new line of Organic Hot and Iced Teas during the summer. In addition to its nearly-100% gluten-free beverage menu, Scooter's recently added gluten-free brownies to its extensive menu.
Founded in 1998 by Don and Linda Eckles in Bellevue, Nebraska, Scooter’s Coffee roasts only the finest coffee beans in the world at its headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska. Scooter's success over 18 years of history is simple: stay committed to the original business principles and company core values. The Scooter's mantra, often recited to franchisees, customers and employees is: "Amazing People, Amazing Drinks...Amazingly Fast!”™ It represents the company's business origins from 1998 and reflects a steady commitment to providing an unforgettable experience to loyal customers.
For more information, visit scooterscoffee.com,facebook.com/scooterscoffee, or ownascooters.com.
SOURCE Scooter’s Coffee