Exciting news breaking this Friday afternoon out of the otherwise-sleepy South Puget Sound region of Washington State, where our longtime friends and partners at Olympia Coffee Roasting Company have kicked open doors to their brand new state-of-the-art cafe and headquarters complex. Located on 4th Avenue and Cherry Street, just blocks from the heart of downtown […]
News broke earlier today that Peet’s Coffee & Tea has moved to acquire Stumptown Coffee Roasters, a Portland, Oregon based specialty coffee brand founded in 1999. Amidst what we can only guess must be an unimaginable amount of pestering inquiries, Stumptown Coffee Vice President Matt Lounsbury (pictured above) spoke to Sprudge.com about the move. Here’s […]
Stumptown Coffee Roasters, a pioneering North American specialty coffee company founded in Portland, Oregon in 1999, is in the midst of being acquired by Peet’s Coffee and Tea. This news follows the company’s rapid expansion after the 2011 investment in Stumptown Coffee by private equity fund TSG Consumer Partners, a San Francisco-based firm whose previous acquisitions include Famous Amos Cookies, Voss […]
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