Caribou Coffee Company is one of the leading specialty coffee chain in the USA, with a compelling multi-channel approach to its customers.
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• Revenue: 0.497 billion US$
The company was founded in 1992 by John Puckett, a management consultant from Bain & Company. It is the second largest company-operated specialty coffeehouse in the USA with over 273 company owned stores. The coffeehouses have become the community place for the guests, who receive an extraordinary experience. Its portfolio also includes the highest quality handcrafted beverages, food and coffee lifestyle items, authentic and fun ambience. In addition, Caribou Coffee’s unique specialty coffees are available within various distribution networks such as mass merchandisers, office coffee and foodservice providers, club stores, hotels, grocery stores, entertainment venues and e-commerce channels. Caribou Coffee has been awarded the Rainforest Alliance Corporate Green Globe Award and it is focused on operating practices that promote environmental protection and sustainability.