The Cafe Bakery Chain is Hitting the Streets Surprising Event Goers and Businesses
with Free Beverage Samples All Summer Long
June 18, 2012
/PRNewswire/ - Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop is kicking off the summer season with the launch of four food trucks providing free, full-size samples of the chain's most popular iced and hot beverages at community events, area businesses and summer outings.
In addition to local festivals and happenings, the Coffee Cruisers will visit area businesses surprising employees with a free cup of
premium blend coffee in the morning or a Real Fruit Smoothie or Iced Capp for a mid-afternoon treat.
Businesses and event planners can request a Coffee Cruiser visit by posting on the Cruisers' Facebook page at:
"The Coffee Cruisers are all about surprising our guests with delicious summer drinks in unexpected locations and showcasing the fun-loving nature of our brand," said
, senior vice president operations, U.S. "It's a great way to introduce fans to our new Frozen Lemonade, Real Fruit Smoothie and Iced Capp flavors in addition to our beloved hot coffee—which is always on board."
The Coffee Cruisers are now visiting in the following U.S. markets:
- Columbus, Ohio
- Portland and Bangor, Maine
- Greater Detroit and Michigan
- Western and central New York and northwest, Pennsylvania
Each Coffee Cruiser truck is operated by a "Coffee Crew," a team compiled of four brand ambassadors hired to exemplify the spirited and community-centered side of the brand.
The Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop Coffee Cruisers started their engines on
debuting at many of the cafe bakery chain's Camp Day events and will be on the road through
Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop first tested a Coffee Cruiser exclusively in the
market last summer and it was an instant smash among local businesses, community event planners and loyal fans of the brand.
About Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop
is one of the largest publicly-traded restaurant chains in
based on market capitalization. Operating in the quick service segment of the restaurant industry,
appeals to a broad range of consumer tastes, with a menu that includes premium coffee, espresso-based beverages, specialty teas, home-style soups, fresh sandwiches, grilled paninis, wraps, hot breakfast sandwiches and fresh baked goods, including our trademark donuts. As of
April 1, 2012
had 721 restaurants in
the United States
and 4,042 restaurants systemwide. For more information, visit
SOURCE Tim Hortons Inc.