Each year, thousands of BIGGBY® COFFEE owners, baristas, home office staff, and vendors gather for a exciting and fun two-day event know as AFM (Annual Franchise Meeting). Within this meeting, home office 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 Year is presented to the https://www.biggby.com/menu/ that received by far the most nominations by none other than their potential customers! This award is given to the store which has shined in their community above the rest. This store has grown in relationships with their customers, community, and staff, and left a long lasting impression on those that walk through the doors.
BIGGBY® COFFEE is excited an honored to mention BIGGBY® COFFEE Flat Rock the 2019 Store of the Year! Owned and operated by Diane Parker, BIGGBY® COFFEE Flat Rock has been 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 above to exude the BIGGBY® COFFEE core values of “Make friends, Have fun, B yourself, and Share great coffee.”
Situated right in the middle of Flat Rock, Woodhaven, Brownstown, and New Boston, the team has gone to great lengths to reach know their clients from each one of these communities.
“We are so thankful to be in Flat Rock, but additionally [be] a part of the neighboring communities of Woodhaven, Brownstown, and New Boston!” Parker said. “It means we have customers from a variety of communities with various views, opinions, and all find acceptance [at BIGGBY® COFFEE Flat Rock]; we have been a reflection in our customers!” Parker said.
Committed to being a place where most people are loved and accepted, BIGGBY® COFFEE strives to provide a warm and inviting environment. Between their upbeat music, friendly baristas, and unintimidating drinks like the Teddy Bear® and Caramel Marvel®, BIGGBY® COFFEE is home to a thrilling experience for everybody that visits! Encouraged to access know their potential customers and involve themselves within their communities, BIGGBY® COFFEE locations through the entire nation make it a goal to access know their potential customers and provide a home away from home.
“We love being associated 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 in fact it is reciprocated by our customers who value them as well…. To get recognized as one of the many great stores that have been nominated inside the product is a thrill in itself,” Parker said.
Parker gives plenty of credit to this award to her carefully chosen staff. While all in different walks in everyday life-some senior high school students, some mothers to young children, and a few older ones-each is educated to a higher standard that will empower them within their position and in inside their community. Just as vital as their clients, Parker noted she enjoys the kdqcat she has in aiding her employees fulfill their set goals and dreams.
Increase your lattes using the rest of BIGGBY® Nation as 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, over a handshake and $4,000, chose to franchise the idea. BIGGBY® COFFEE’s cultural values of Make Friends, Have Fun, B Yourself, and Share Great Coffee help coffee-lovers and also the coffee-curious alike take advantage of a less pretentious and fun method of the standard gourmet cafe paradigm.
Besides connoisseur-worthy drinks with pronounceable names like Teddy Bear® and Caramel Marvel®, BIGGBY® baristas offer a unique experience centered on brightening their customers’ day and supporting them in constructing a life they love. The “Big ‘B’” on the orange background caught on, 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 an Area Representative Program and currently has 8 Area Representatives in 6 states.