Michigan coffee shops start to perk back up as pandemic wanes

ANN ARBOR, MI — When business closure mandates were first passed down in March 2020, Chelsea Hohn, manager of Cahoot’s Café, expected them to only last a week, maybe two. The café had just opened in January.

More than a year later, the café, located on East Huron Street in Ann Arbor, is still on “COVID hours,” asking people to mask regardless of vaccination status and seating roughly one-fifth of its availability.

“We’ve been running the café in COVID-times more than normal times,” Hohn said.

Even as bars and restaurants drop mask mandates and vaccination numbers inch upward, some coffee

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Car Wash, Coffee Shop Proposed For Route 9 Lot In Framingham

FRAMINGHAM, MA — A mostly vacant slab of land along Route 9 in Framingham may soon become the site of a combination car wash and drive-thru coffee shop, according to plans submitted to the Planning Board.

The new combo business would take over the block along eastbound Route 9 between Curve Street and Wheeler Avenue, which is vacant expect for two homes near Wheeler.

Architectural plans submitted to the city indicate the coffee shop would be a SevenBrew — a company that so far only has locations in Arkansas. The car wash would be under the brand Reign, although it’s

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Vietnamese coffee finds Seattle’s sweet spot

The first generation of Vietnamese coffee houses around Seattle catered directly to a single core audience: Vietnamese immigrants in search of the strong Robusta coffee they loved in a place that felt like home. But, starting last year, a new wave of Vietnamese coffee shops hit Seattle, aiming to share the Vietnamese coffee culture with a broader audience while combining it with that of the Pacific Northwest.

“There’s a fully caffeinated Vietnamese coffee movement sweeping America,” Dan Q. Dao wrote recently in a feature in Imbibe Magazine that spotlighted shops around the country, including Phin and Hello Em, both in … Read more

LA Coffee Shop Go Get Em Tiger Will Serve the Famous Biscuits From Ted Lasso This Week

Ted Lasso’s second season comes out on July 23, and local cafe Go Get Em Tiger has officially collaborated with Apple TV+ to give away cookies, also known as biscuits, this week, plus free coffee only beginning at 10 a.m. From today until Friday, customers at GGET’s Santa Monica, Larchmont, Los Feliz, and Culver City locations will get a pink box of three free biscuits with their order, and if using Apple Pay, all coffee and tea drinks are $1 (sorry Android users).

Also, to help pick up some steam, the biscuits, coffee, and tea are completely free for July

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Cornerstone Coffee House – Norris City Opens in Norris City, Illinois through Crimson Cup’s 7 Steps to Success Coffee Shop Startup Program

Cornerstone Coffee House – Norris City opened July 15 in Norris City, Illinois. The shop at 107 South Division Street joined hundreds of independent coffee shops in 30 states that have opened with support from award-winning coffee roaster Crimson Cup Coffee and Tea.

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Connecting friends, family, and community, one cup at a time – that’s the goal of Cornerstone Coffee House – Norris City.

The independent coffee shop opened July 15 with support from award-winning coffee roaster Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea.

“We’re excited to welcome Owner Rachel Gray and

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