FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Scooter’s Coffee Celebrates 20 Years of Amazing Drinks
National Franchise Invites Fans to Vote for the Next Amazing Caramelicious®
August 1, 2018 – Omaha, NE - Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous nationwide growth over the past year, is hosting a month-long birthday celebration. Highlights include a brand new 20th birthday cup design, a sweet and creamy Birthday Cake Blender, a sprinkle-clad Birthday Cake Pop, an in-store birthday celebration and many other surprises. To thank fans for 20 years of loyalty, Scooter’s Coffee is putting a very important decision into its customers’ hands!
From now through August 24 at 11:59 p.m., Scooter’s Coffee enthusiasts will be invited to vote for “The Next Amazing Caramelicious®” at scooterscoffee.com/vote. The Caramelicious®, Scooter’s Coffee’s signature drink, fuses world-class espresso with rich, velvety caramel sauce and ice cream base. Three brand new flavors will be on the table: Toasted Coconut Caramelicious®, Peanut Butter Mocha Caramelicious® and Cinnamon Roll Caramelicious®.
“When my wife and I opened the first Scooter’s Coffee, we never could have imagined that just 20 years later, we would have nearly 200 locations opened in 14 states and be one of the most beloved coffee brands in the state of Nebraska,” stated Don Eckles, Co-Founder and Chairman of Scooter’s Coffee. “We are extremely grateful for the support from our loyal customers and want to celebrate not only 20 years of business, but also 20 years of amazing customers!”
The winning Caramelicious® will be announced during the company’s 20th birthday party on Friday, August 31, at Scooter’s Coffee on 10196 Maple Street, Omaha, Nebraska. The festive occasion will include special giveaways, fun prizes and more! Customers nationwide will be able to celebrate via Facebook live, where a special guest will announce the coveted winner of the Caramelicious® contest. The new Caramelicious® flavor will be a featured product on the 2019 Scooter’s Coffee menu.
“This is an exciting year for Scooter’s Coffee,” stated Bill Black, Chief Marketing Officer of Scooter’s Coffee. “The timing couldn’t be better for us to celebrate all of our success, and we are very pleased to showcase the importance of product innovation at Scooter’s Coffee moving forward through the Next Amazing Caramelicious Contest®, the Birthday Cake Blender and our first-ever cake pop!”
The birthday extravaganza is the latest in a year full of major milestones for the coffee franchise. Scooter’s Coffee recently opened a location inside Nebraska Furniture Mart in The Colony, Texas, and opened its first location in Bentonville, Arkansas. Soon to open are locations in Arizona, Colorado, Oklahoma and Nevada. Earlier this year, Scooter’s Coffee moved into a new 65,000 square foot headquarters, which remains in Omaha. The new facility will allow the company’s distribution partner, Harvest Roasting, to quadruple coffee production in order to keep up with a very robust new store opening pipeline that includes more than 150 franchise commitments.
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.