Seattle, WA, August 16, 2013 – (Accesswire) – Baristas Coffee Company, Inc. (OTCPink: BCCI), a fast growing U.S. based beverage and branded products company, has today announced that it will open a second location in Cape Coral Florida. The new location was purchased yesterday by Baristas Coffee Company Florida’s 49% partner South Florida Coffee Company and is located at 3914 S. Del Prado Blvd. Cape Coral, FL 33904.
The new Baristas is expected to open in early Sept. shortly after Cape Corals first Baristas which is located at 403 Cape Coral Parkway, Cape Coral, Florida 33904 at the intersection of Palm Tree Blvd. has opened.
CEO Barry Henthorn stated, “Opening a second location allows us to gain distinct advantages relating to staffing, supply chain, and brand awareness. By opening the locations back to back we will be able to pool resources regarding training, advertising, and travel. The purchase of the land and building for our second location in the region specifically for the purpose of operating a Baristas exemplifies the commitment and confidence we have in the expansion of the Baristas model. It is also noteworthy that this location marks the third former Farm Store that we have obtained to open a Baristas in Florida. The small footprint and established drive through lanes simplify our ability to open efficiently and cost effectively. We are currently evaluating several other similar locations for the purpose of aiding in our expansion.”
About Baristas Coffee Company Florida, L.L.C: The Joint venture “Baristas Coffee Company Florida, L.L.C” was formed specifically to facilitate the expansion of the Baristas Brand by opening Baristas locations throughout Florida. It is owned 51% by Baristas Coffee Company, Inc. a publically traded Nevada corp. and 49% by “South Florida Coffee Company, L.L.C” of which Delray Beach Florida based private equity investment firm “Capital Consulting” is a majority partner.
About Baristas Coffee Company (BCCI): Headquartered in the Seattle, Washington area, Baristas Coffee Company, Inc. was formed to create a national brand of drive-thru espresso stands. BCCI is accomplishing this by acquiring established businesses that fit its model, opening new locations, and by franchising. Baristas has separated itself from the competition with its "theme" of joining attractive female baristas in entertaining costumes preparing the finest beverages available on the market. Baristas Coffee Company, Inc. is currently traded publically under the symbol “BCCI: OTCPK”. Baristas has made formal application to the NASDAQ Capital Markets, and has been reserved the symbol “BAPI” for trading once it has completed the process. Baristas can currently be found throughout greater Seattle as well as in Arizona, Florida, and Montana. Your state, Coming Soon!
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