January 17, 2017 // Franchising.com // Council Bluffs, IA – Scooter’s Coffee, LLC, the Midwest-based drive-thru coffee franchise that is on track for another record-breaking year of growth, will celebrate the opening of the company’s fourth location (at 1738 Madison Avenue) in Council Bluffs on Tuesday, January 17. Customers will receive several fun giveaways throughout the day. Beginning at 10 a.m., the first 100 customers will receive a $5 gift card with purchase. For the afternoon crowd, at 1 p.m., the first 100 customers will receive a free coffee mug with purchase, and at 4 p.m., the first 100 customers will receive a free t-shirt with purchase (t-shirts only available in store interior).
“Council Bluffs has always been a strong market for Scooter’s Coffee, and this latest opening is further evidence of residents’ affinity for our brand,” said Rob Streett, President and Chief Operating Officer of Scooter’s Coffee. “We’re looking forward to this coffeehouse becoming a staple in the community.”
Traci Gabriel, Chandra Kipper and Linda Eckles will own and operate this location. Linda Eckles is one of the original co-founders of Scooter’s.
“Nearly 19 years ago, my husband and I opened the doors of our first Scooter’s Coffee,” stated Eckles. “I never would have dreamed we could change so many lives simply with a warm cup of coffee and a smile.”
Scooter’s Coffee is quickly approaching 200 locations in 15 states. It opened 33 new locations in 2016 and plans similar expansion in 2017. The company is in the midst of a robust grand opening pipeline. It recently opened its first location in Phoenix, Arizona, added a second location to the Atlanta, Georgia, metro area and also opened its second of many locations in the state of Florida. Other expanding markets include Iowa, Kansas, Texas and Missouri.
Scooter’s Coffee, which is based in Omaha, Nebraska, handcrafts its pastries and roasts its own shade-grown coffee, sourced through the Arbor Day Foundation. In 2016, the company also added depth to its product profile, releasing a new line of Organic Hot and Iced Teas earlier this summer. In addition to its nearly-100% gluten-free beverage menu, Scooter's Coffee 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