September 3, 2007

Founder of Peet's Coffee, Alfred Peet Dies at 87

Peets_Logo.gif

Founder of Peet’s Coffee and Tea and pioneer in the coffee shop world, Alfred Peet died last week at the age of 87. He was born in Holland and was the son of a coffee and tea merchant where he learned the trade and learned to appreciate what high quality coffee and tea could be like. He moved to the US and opened his first coffee shop in 1966 in Berkley, CA. As the original store flourished with its high quality coffee leading its reputation, he opened up more shops in the San Francisco area.

Peet’s Coffee and Tea now has over 150 cafes and has its coffee distributed to much of the US.

Read More in: General News

Share this Article with others: social bookmarking

Related Articles:

Came straight to this page? Visit Single Serve Espresso for all the latest news.

Posted by Scott Martin at September 3, 2007 9:23 PM
Recent Comments

Post a comment









Remember personal info?




Please enter the letter "u" in the field below:
Please press Post only once. Submission of comments takes up to 20 seconds because of Spam Filtering.
Join the Mailing List Mailing List
Enter your Email


Powered by FeedBlitz

Visit Single Serve Coffee

Subscribe - RSS

facebook_badge.jpg twitter_badge.jpg

Recent Comments
Cinira Secco : Usei nas capsulas Capul´in ,gostei mas preciso saber como comprar read more
Dennis: Thanks read more
Bogiesan: That was May. This is December. read more
Terry Smith: do you have a refillable capsule for a Nescafe Dolce read more
Mike: This prime for an air lock worked perfectly. To avoid read more
Site Navigation

Visit our other properties at Blogpire.com!

Archives

FoodPire
This weblog is licensed under a Creative Commons License.

Powered by
Movable Type 6.2.4
All items Copyright © 1999-2016 Blogpire Productions. Please read our Disclaimer and Privacy Policy