Each year, a large number of BIGGBY® COFFEE owners, baristas, home office staff, and vendors gather for a fun and exciting two-day event know as AFM (Annual Franchise Meeting). Within this meeting, office at home staff shower owners and baristas with encouragement as they continue to build their businesses and grow the BIGGBY® COFFEE brand! The award of Store of the season is presented to the biggby menu with prices 2020 that received by far the most nominations by none other than their clients! This award is presented to the store which has shined within their community above the rest. This store has grown in relationships with their customers, community, and staff, and left a lasting impression on those that walk through the doors.
BIGGBY® COFFEE is excited an honored to list BIGGBY® COFFEE Flat Rock the 2019 Store of the season! Owned and operated by Diane Parker, BIGGBY® COFFEE Flat Rock continues to be open just over 3 years and it has been exemplary in growing the BIGGBY® COFFEE brand. Parker and her team of baristas have gone far beyond to exude the BIGGBY® COFFEE core values of “Make friends, Have a good time, B yourself, and Share great coffee.”
Situated right in the midst of Flat Rock, Woodhaven, Brownstown, and New Boston, the group has gone to great lengths to get to know their potential customers from each of these communities.
“We are so thankful to stay in Flat Rock, but also [be] an element of the neighboring communities of Woodhaven, Brownstown, and New Boston!” Parker said. “It means we have customers from a variety of communities with assorted views, opinions, and all of find acceptance [at BIGGBY® COFFEE Flat Rock]; we have been a reflection of our own customers!” Parker said.
Dedicated to as being a place where most people are loved and accepted, BIGGBY® COFFEE strives to supply a warm and inviting environment. Between their upbeat music, friendly baristas, and unintimidating drinks like the Teddy Bear® and Caramel Marvel®, BIGGBY® COFFEE houses an exciting experience for anyone that visits! Encouraged to reach know their clients and involve themselves in their communities, BIGGBY® COFFEE locations through the nation make it a goal to reach know their potential customers and present a house out of the house.
“We love being involved with our communities and believe our community has noticed and appreciated our involvement. Our baristas are committed to their jobs as well as their customers and it is reciprocated by our customers who value them as well…. To get recognized among the many great stores that were nominated in the system is a thrill by itself,” Parker said.
Parker gives plenty of credit to this particular award to her carefully chosen staff. While all in various walks in your life-some senior high school students, some mothers to young children, plus some older ones-each is trained to a high standard that will empower them within their position and then in in their community. Just as essential as their potential customers, Parker noted she enjoys the kdqcat that she has in aiding her employees fulfill their goals and dreams.
Raise the lattes with the rest of BIGGBY® Nation since we congratulation Diane Parker and the rest of her team on the excellent achievement of becoming the 2019 BIGGBY® COFFEE Store of year.
BIGGBY® COFFEE, East Lansing, Mich.-based, was started with a single store on March 15, 1995. Twelve months later, and on the cusp of opening a second location, Bob Fish and Michael McFall, on the handshake and $4,000, made a decision to franchise the concept. BIGGBY® COFFEE’s cultural values of Make Friends, Have Some Fun, B Yourself, and Share Great Coffee help coffee-lovers and the coffee-curious alike take advantage of a less pretentious and fun strategy to the standard gourmet cafe paradigm.
Besides connoisseur-worthy drinks with pronounceable names like Teddy Bear® and Caramel Marvel®, BIGGBY® baristas offer a unique experience dedicated to brightening their customers’ day and supporting them in creating a life they love. The “Big ‘B’” on the orange background caught on, and now BIGGBY® COFFEE has more than 230 cafes across 9 states and counting including Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, South Carolina, Wisconsin, Kentucky, Florida, and Texas. In 2018, BIGGBY® launched a place Representative Program and currently has 8 Area Representatives in 6 states.