February 08, 2017 // Franchising.com // Urbandale, IA – Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous growth over the past year, will increase its Iowa presence with the company’s latest Grand Opening in Urbandale, IA (10155 Hickman Road) on Friday, February 10. To celebrate the opening, the new location will offer half off drinks all day (Excluding Vertigo Smoothies).
“We have been tremendously fortunate with the growth of our brand in the Des Moines area,” said Rob Streett, President and Chief Operating Officer of Scooter’s Coffee. “This location is a perfect example of the incredible support we have received within the community.”
On February 10, Grand Opening Day, customers can also expect to receive several fun giveaways; beginning at 9 a.m., the first 100 customers will receive a t-shirt or coffee mug. For the afternoon crowd, starting at 2 p.m., the first 100 customers will receive a $5 gift card.
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 February 10. The Happy Hour event will take place February 13 – February 17 from 4pm to 7pm.
Brothers Stephen and David Froscheiser will own this location. Their focus has primarily been on the Des Moines/Ames metropolitan area. “The whole state of Iowa represents an enormous opportunity,” said David. “There are so many communities that have the vibrancy and the population it takes for our businesses grow and thrive.”
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. The company added depth to its profile last year with a new line of organic hot and iced teas, single-origin coffee and Cold Brew n’ Cream. In addition to its nearly. 100% gluten-free beverage menu, Scooter's Coffee also added gluten-free brownies to its product lineup. The company has kicked off 2017 with many innovations, including a new rewards mobile app and the Toffee Nut Caramelicious®, the first in a growing category of products featuring Scooter’s signature drink, the Caramelicious®.
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. In nearly two decades of business, Scooter's Coffee’s success is simple: stay committed to the original business principles and company core values. The Scooter's Coffee brand promise, 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 and new customers.
For more information, visit scooterscoffee.com,facebook.com/scooterscoffee, or ownascooters.com.
SOURCE Scooter’s Coffee