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Scooter’s Coffee Adds First Coffeehouse and Drive-Thru Location to Ogallala, NE
New Store to Celebrate Grand Opening on June 8 with a Day of Giveaways
Ogallala, NE – Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous growth over the past year, added its 91st location in Nebraska with the company’s latest opening at 302 Oregon Trail Drive in Ogallala. To celebrate, the location will be hosting a Grand Opening on Friday, June 8, with giveaways throughout the day.
“We are excited to introduce our brand to a new city in our home state of Nebraska,” stated Mike Rogers, Chief Operating Officer of Scooter’s Coffee. “The Ogallala community has been incredibly welcoming to us, and we can’t wait for them to experience our world-class coffee products.”
On Grand Opening Day, customers can expect to receive several fun giveaways:
- 10 a.m. – First 100 customers will receive a free $5 gift card with purchase
- 1 p.m. – First 50 customers will receive a free Scooter’s Coffee mug with purchase
- 4 p.m. – First 50 customers will receive a free Scooter’s Coffee t-shirt with purchase
The new location is owned by Curt Van Laningham and Randy Fair. “We are so happy to have opened our Scooter’s Coffee coffeehouse in Ogallala,” said Van Laningham. “The response from Keith County and the surrounding communities has been fantastic. We are overwhelmed with the welcome we have received and hope we are exceeding the public’s expectations. This is not just a business venture for us, it is a place we want everyone to feel at home.”
Following the Grand Opening, June 11 – June 30, the location will have buy one drink, get one free discount available on the Scooter’s Coffee mobile app. The app allows customers to quickly pay for purchases by scanning a barcode linked to a registered Scooter’s Coffee gift card.
The app also includes a loyalty program and other features. Acting as a digital punch card, customers earn smiley faces when they use the app for purchases, then can redeem their smiley faces for a free drink after collecting 12. In addition, the app will enable customers to access special offers, view the nearest locations, browse the full Scooter’s Coffee menu and track purchases.
Scooter’s Coffee is quickly approaching 200 locations in 16 states and has 153 franchisee commitments to build new stores. The company is in the midst of a robust grand opening pipeline. It recently opened additional locations in Overland Park and Gardner, Kansas, Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Rapid City, South Dakota. Other expanding markets include Nevada, Arkansas, Colorado, and Texas.
Scooter’s Coffee, based in Omaha, Nebraska, specializes in hand-tamped espresso drinks, baked-from-scratch pastries and features their signature drink, the Caramelicious. The company also roasts its own shade-grown coffee. Over the past year, some of Scooter’s Coffee’s product innovations and additions included the Tropical Red Bull Infusion and new CarameliciousÒ flavors.
About Scooter’s Coffee
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 more than 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.
Scooter’s Coffee specializes in hand-tamped espresso drinks, fruit smoothies, baked-from-scratch pastries and features its signature drink, the Caramelicious®. The company also serves a line of hot and iced organic teas, single-origin coffee and the original Cold Brew & Cream. This year, one of Scooter’s Coffee’s drink innovations includes Red Bull Infusions.
Scooter’s Coffee is at the dawn of a strategic growth phase in the Midwest and nationwide. The U.S. coffee market is an estimated $48 billion a year recession-resistant industry, and Scooter’s Coffee is striving to become the #1 drive-thru coffee franchise in the nation. Visit ownascooters.com to learn more about the benefits of owning a franchise of a well-established company.