Press Releases

  1. September 25, 2023

    1 Million Cups Served by End of September, Scooter’s Coffee® Customers Enjoy Free Fresh-Brewed Coffee EVERY DAY This Month Ahead of National Coffee Day

    While National Coffee Day is September 29, Scooter’s Coffee has been spreading the coffee love all month long by offering FREE delicious, fresh-brewed coffee to customers every day throughout September. By the end of September, Scooter’s Coffee anticipates its stores will have served more than 1 million cups of free fresh-brewed coffee since September 1.

    “What an exciting milestone to give away over 1 million cups of coffee during our September celebration of National Coffee Day,” said Joe Thornton, President of Scooter’s Coffee. “We have enjoyed the positive feedback from our valued loyal customers and new customers. Our Baristas have loved the joyful interactions with familiar and new faces each day in the drive-thru. It’s a reminder that a cup of coffee represents kindness, warmth and connection.”

    Customers have been flocking to Scooter’s Coffee drive-thru locations throughout September to sip and savor

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  2. August 28, 2023

    September is Scooter’s Coffee® Month! Sip and Savor FREE Fresh-Brewed Scooter’s Coffee EVERY DAY in September

    National Coffee Day is September 29th, but the entire month of September is now Scooter’s Coffee Month. We are spreading the coffee love by offering FREE delicious, fresh-brewed coffee every day throughout September, starting Sept. 1st. Start your days in September by ordering any size of fresh-brewed hot coffee for free, whether its medium or dark roasts or the Scooter’s Coffee popular flavors of Caramelicious®, Scooter Doodle® or French Vanilla

    “We want our loyal customers and new customers to enjoy the indulgence of free coffee not just in celebration of one day, but for an entire month,” says Joe Thornton, President of Scooter’s Coffee. “Serving amazing, high-quality coffee is at

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  3. August 22, 2023

    Scooter’s Coffee® Serves Up Cozy Fall Feels with 
Savory Pumpkin Drinks & Treats

    Scooter’s Coffee is pumped for its customer-favorite: the all-vibrant Pumpkin Season. From refreshing blended and iced drinks to spice-infused warm beverages and bites, Scooter’s Coffee ushers in all the cozy feels of fall that make customers smile throughout their day. 


    Pumpkin Caramelicious: Fall so hard for a symphony of flavors that sings to your senses. World-class espresso melds with creamy caramel, hot, textured milk and all the pumpkin spice flavors, creating a perfect medley in a cup. Enjoy this drink with luscious whipped cream and caramel drizzle.


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  4. August 16, 2023

    Scooter’s Coffee Chief Sales Officer Tim Arpin Will Help
Elevate and Expand the Brand Across the U.S.

    OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 16, 2023 – As Scooter’s Coffee continues its rapid growth, Tim Arpin has been named Chief Sales Officer to support the drive-thru specialty coffee chain’s expansion throughout the United States.

    As one America’s fastest growing coffee companies, Scooter’s Coffee contributes its success to its amazing loyal and future customers, franchisees, employees, and partners. Arpin, an experienced leader in franchise sales and development, looks forward to forging new franchise relationships in the U.S. He is deeply passionate about helping small business owners realize their dreams through franchise opportunities. 

    An energetic business development executive, Arpin brings fresh approaches to franchise recruitment, market strategy, and sales management. He has an ability to lead and mentor talented business development professionals to achieve best-in-class results. Also skilled in operations and customer relationship management, he will support franchise

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  5. June 29, 2023

    Scooter’s Coffee® Debuts New Passion Fruit SCOOOT! Energy™ Infusion 
and Festive SCOOOT! Energy Sparkler for Fourth of July

    Scooter’s Coffee is giving its loyal and new customers something extra to celebrate this Fourth of July – the new Passion Fruit SCOOOT! Energy™ Infusion, and a festive, red, white, and blue SCOOOT! Energy Sparkler. 

    The new, tropical, and tart Passion Fruit SCOOOT! Energy Infusion, available for summer, combines Passion Fruit flavor with SCOOOT Energy! Tropical, Scooter’s Coffee exclusive, proprietary energy drink that offers great flavor and a powerful jolt of energy. 

    Also, beginning June 29 through July 4, customers can enjoy a SCOOOT! Energy Sparkler. Th

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  6. June 28, 2023

    Scooter’s Coffee® Reveals New Kid-Friendly Menu That’s Full of Fun and Flavor

    OMAHA, Neb., June 28, 2023 – As summer is in full force, Scooter’s Coffee has unveiled its first-ever kid-friendly menu that offers fun, flavorful drinks and treats in just the perfect size. Three new 10-ounce drink delights quench kids’ thirst as they embark on their next summer adventure.

    Cotton Candy Lil’ Smiley Smoothie: This magical meld of blue raspberry is blended with Scooter’s Coffee’s ice cream base to create a sweet, berry, cotton-candy flavor. Blended, chilled to perfection, and topped with delicious whipped cream, this instant fave will bring the smiles every time.

    Strawberry Lil’ Smiley Smoothie: Get ready for miles of smiles with this strawberry fruit-and-cream smoothie, made just for kids. Sweet and refreshing, real fruit puree blends

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  7. June 13, 2023

    EY Announces Todd Graeve of Scooter’s Coffee® 
as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2023 Heartland Award Winner

    OMAHA, Neb., June 14, 2023 – Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that Chief Executive Officer Todd Graeve of Scooter’s Coffee was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2023 Heartland Award winner. The Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards program is one of the preeminent competitive awards for entrepreneurs and leaders of high-growth companies. Graeve was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous award winners, leading CEOs, investors and other regional business leaders. The candidates were evaluated based on their demonstration of building long-term value through entrepreneurial spirit, purpose, growth and impact, among other core contributions and attributes.

    Founded in Nebraska in 1998 and celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2023, Scooter’s Coffee is a rapidly growing drive-thru coffee and specialty drink franchise system that is approaching 700 stores in 29 states and will advance to 1,000 stores during 2024. Graeve joined Scooter’s Coffee in 2005

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  8. June 07, 2023

    John Voskamp to Help Lead Strategy, Sales, and Operations for Scooter’s Coffee® as Vice President of Boundless Operations

    OMAHA, Neb., June 6, 2023 – John Voskamp has joined Scooter’s Coffee as Vice President of Boundless Operations, providing leadership and strategic direction for Scooter’s Coffee’s parent company, Boundless Enterprises. Voskamp will support field leadership and corporate store teams in executing best-in-class sales, service, and operational strategies that promote an amazing customer experience while also helping to guide the rapid growth of Scooter’s Coffee. 

    In addition, Voskamp will collaborate closely with the operations, franchise development, human resources, and real estate teams to ensure success and excellence across the system.

    An energetic senior leader, Voskamp has more than 25 years of experience in deploying sales and marketing initiatives that consistently deliver results, preserve brand integrity, and connect with a diverse consumer base. He also has more than 20 years of experience in franchise operations, with a proven track record for build

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  9. May 03, 2023

    Take a Drive Through Scooter’s Coffee for Signature Summer Drinks

    OMAHA, Neb., May 3, 2023 – The arrival of summer brings family activities, road trips and plenty of fun. Scooter’s Coffee gives you the greenlight to grab your favorite drink or try something new before you hit the road to your latest adventure. Scooter’s Coffee’s summer menu includes tasty and refreshing treats to transport you to your happy taste place. 

    Peanut Butter Crunch Blender: Experience an explosion of three nutty flavors - peanut butter, hazelnut, and toffee nut - plus chocolate and espresso, all blended into a frosty, ice creamy confection. It’s topped with whipped cream and drizzled with chocolate sauce.

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  10. April 10, 2023

    Bill Black To Lead Scooter’s Coffee Philanthropic Efforts as Chief Community Officer

    OMAHA, Neb., April 11, 2023 – As Scooter’s Coffee continues to strategically grow and scale nationwide, the company is committed to expanding and elevating its community give-back programs and overall philanthropy. Leading this effort is Bill Black, who has taken on the new role of Chief Community Officer.

    “At Scooter’s Coffee, our Core Values of Integrity, Love, Humility and Courage are the foundation which guides everything we do. By creating the new role of Chief Community Officer, we will be able to extend our Core Values even more to the communities we serve and nonprofit organizations we support,” said Joe Thornton, President of Scooter’s Coffee. “As Chief Community Officer, Bill has the keen insights and talent to add more structure to our give-back and philanthropy programs. He will create proactive, compassionate action to support people and causes important to Scooter’s Coffee, our franchisees and their communities.”

    Black, who has led the company’s bra

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