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First South Louisville Location for Heine Brothers’ Coffee is Now Open
Locally-owned fair trade and organic roaster will also host an official grand opening celebration March 14
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – (March 6, 2019)—Heine Brothers’ Coffee, Louisville’s original fair trade and organic coffee roaster, announced today that its first location in South Louisville is now open at 3541 Outer Loop, just off I-65 in the Okolona neighborhood. The new, spacious 2,500 square-foot café is the company’s 17thlocation and includes a convenient drive-thru as well as an outdoor patio.
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New Heine Brothers’ Location at State Street in New Albany is Now Open
Locally-owned fair trade and organic roaster will also host an official grand opening celebration Feb. 15
NEW ALBANY, Ind. – (February 5 2019)—Heine Brothers’ Coffee, Louisville’s original fair trade and organic coffee roaster, announced today that its new location at 414 Daisy Lane and State Street in New Albany, IN is now open. The new spacious 2,000 square-foot café will be the company’s 16th location and will include a convenient drive-thru as well as an outdoor patio.
Artist Monica Mahoney, best known for her art car creations for 21C Hotel including the red bejeweled limo, is working on a mural that will hang inside the new café. Mahoney is reproducing a vintage postcard of the second K & I Railroad Bridge, which was completed in 1912 and featured a remarkable rotating swing span that opened for the passage of ships in high water.
Friday, Feb. 15 at 9 a.m., Heine Brothers’ will hold an official grand opening ribbon cutting celebration at the State Street location. That morning, the first 200 customers will receive a grand opening pack, which includes a limited-edition Heine Brothers’ New Albany reusable travel mug packed with special offers.
“This October will mark 25 years since we opened our first café,” said Mike Mays, Co-founder and President of Heine Brothers’ Coffee. “We’re proud that each of our cafés, including New Albany, have their own unique feel. More than anything though, I think we continue to win over customers because we are focused on both delivering a great cup of coffee and making an impact in the community and around the world.”
Heine Brothers’ will soon open a new café at 3541 Outer Loop, just off I-65 in the Okolona neighborhood. A location at the new Bridgepointe Commons development at Gottbrath Parkway and Ind. 62 in Jeffersonville could open by the end of 2019.
Hours for the new State Street café are:
Monday – Thursday 6 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday: 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday: 6:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sunday: 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
About Heine Brothers’ Coffee:
Heine Brothers’ is a 100% fair trade and organic coffee roaster. The company opened their first shop in October 1994 in the Highlands neighborhood of Louisville, KY, and has 16 Louisville-area locations.
Heine Brothers’ Opening Two New Locations This Fall
Locally-owned fair trade and organic roaster to open in New Albany and the Outer Loop
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – (August 7, 2018)—Heine Brothers’ Coffee, Louisville’s original fair trade and organic coffee roaster, announced today that it will open two new locations this fall, 410 W. Daisy Lane and State Street in New Albany, IN and 3541 Outer Loop, just off I-65 in the Okolona neighborhood.
“We’ve had requests for years to open new coffee shop locations throughout the region, and we’re excited to bring Heine Brothers’ to both New Albany and Okolona.” said Heine Brothers’ Co-founder and President, Mike Mays. “Heine Brothers’ shops are places to relax or recharge, to share ideas and conversation, and to connect. We’re excited to bring that to these well-established neighborhoods.”
10 Minutes That Will Change Your State of Mind
Heine Brothers’ partners with FEAT of Louisville in their Autism Friendly Business Initiative
Louisville, KY – June 25, 2018 Heine Brothers’ and Vint has partnered with FEAT of Louisville Autism Friendly Business” FREE Training & Certification Program which focuses on training local businesses in Autism Awareness, Acceptance, and Understanding. Heine Brothers’ have trained their staff in all 15 Louisville area locations including their newest location in the Omni.
“With the rate of autism rising and currently affecting 1 in 59 children (I in 42 boys), the Autism Friendly Business Initiative not only encourages inclusion in our community, it offers local businesses a simple online training for their staff to effectively accommodate the needs of the growing and underserved autism population,” said Deborah Morton, Executive Director of FEAT of Louisville.
In 2012, Mayor Greg Fischer knighted Louisville as an “Autism Friendly City.” At that same time, FEAT spearheaded a local working group of autism provides called the Autism Friendly Community. Their goal was to fill gaps that existed in our community.
“It is important to invest in our community and customers. At the heart of what we do, we try to make sure we are respectful to all customers. This certification has given us more tools, resources, and options to be able to service our customers in a compassionate environment.” Toni McDowell, Operations Manager at Heine Brothers’.
It’s our goal through the Autism Friendly Business Initiative to truly create an Autism Friendly City right here in the HEART of Kentuckiana. For more information, contact FEAT of Louisville or visit autismfriendlycommunity.com.
ABOUT FAMILIES for EFFECTIVE AUTISM TREATMENT (FEAT) of Louisville
Founded in 1999 and based in Louisville, Kentucky, FEAT of Louisville exists to help ease the journey for children and families with Autism through ongoing support, education, programs, and resources. Autism is a complex neurological disorder that typically surfaces prior to age three. Affected children generally lack appropriate social engagement, have significant communication impairments, and often demonstrate repetitive behaviors due to sensory dysfunction.
FEAT of Louisville partners with the community to provide programs for children with autism, including the Endeavor Program, a specialized preschool program for children with autism, Get Your FEAT Wet therapeutic swim program, and the Dreams in Motion summer camp which offers structured activities and social interaction.
Heine Brothers’ Opening New Store on June 1
Fair Trade and Organic Roaster has transformed building near Mid City Mall
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – (May 24, 2018)—Heine Brothers’ Coffee, Louisville’s original fair trade and organic coffee roaster, announced today the company is soon ready to relocate its café at the corner of Bardstown Rd. and Longest Ave. to a larger building in front of Mid-City Mall at 1250 Bardstown Rd, just a stone’s throw away. Heine Brothers’ expects to close the old location on Thursday, May 31, at 11:00 AM. Pending a few final inspections, the new location will open for regular business hours on Friday, June 1 at 6:00 a.m.
Grow Ahead Partners with Heine Brothers’ Coffee and Coop Coffees for Agroforestry Crowdfunding Campaign Initiative in Peru
Crowdfunding Platform Aims to Raise Funding for Norandino Cooperative Tree Planting Effort
PORTLAND, OREGON — Heine Brothers’ Coffee, an organic and fair trade coffee roaster from Louisville, Kentucky, and green coffee importing cooperative, Coop Coffees, have announced commitments to support a regenerative agroforestry tree planting campaign in Northern Peru launched by Grow Ahead, a crowdfunding platform that supports small-scale farmers and climate resiliency projects around the world. Through the campaign, Grow Ahead is raising funds for one of Coop Coffee’s producer partners, Norandino Cooperative, aiming to revitalize coffee production in the region while supporting the conservation and reforestation of the local ecosystem. Norandino Cooperative and its producers have also already committed to financially contribute to the project.
Heine Brothers’ Relocating Café at Bardstown Rd. and Longest Ave.
Fair Trade and Organic Roaster to transform building near Mid City Mall
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – (January 23, 2018)—Heine Brothers’ Coffee, Louisville’s original fair trade and organic coffee roaster, announced today that it will be deepening its roots in the Highlands neighborhood this spring. The company will be relocating its café at 1295 Bardstown Rd. at Longest Ave. to a larger building in front of Mid City Mall at 1250 Bardstown Rd, just a stone’s throw away.
Heine Brothers’ Coffee Launches Innovative Social Rewards Program
The Kentucky coffee chain now offering a new way for customers to earn rewards via their loyalty app, by sharing their #HeineBrosCoffee experience on social media.
Kentucky-based coffee chain Heine Brothers’ Coffee have opened their 14th, and largest store to date in Louisville’s Hikes Point. They plan to expand to 16 locations by 2018. As a part of this growth strategy, Heine Brother’s have added exciting new features to their loyalty app HB Perks, through a partnership with Popdeem.
Heine Brothers’ Coffee Opening Largest Store to Date in Hikes Point
Local coffee roaster begins brewing Wednesday, April 26, set to hire 250th employee
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – (April 25, 2017) Hikes Point will soon have a local option for organic, fair trade coffee when Louisville-owned and operated Heine Brothers’ Coffee opens the doors of its newest store on Wednesday, April 26, at 3965 Taylorsville Rd. The spacious 3,000 square foot space—Heine Brothers’ 14th coffee shop—will be its largest yet. The store will also have a drive-thru.
Heine Brothers’ Coffee Brewing Up Portland Warehouse District Revitalization
Growing coffee roaster to open new corporate offices, roastery, warehouse, and training center.
Louisville, KY (April 18, 2016) – Heine Brothers’ Coffee announced today that it is making a major redevelopment move in the important historic Louisville neighborhood becoming known as the Portland Warehouse District. In an expansion of operations, the 13 store organic and fair trade coffee company will soon begin renovating a more than 100 year old building at 1301 W. Main St. The 40,000 square foot building, which boasts an additional 40,000 square feet of basement space on the northwest corner of 13th and Main streets, will serve as a corporate office, roastery, warehouse and state-of-the-art training center.
“There is a lot of momentum on the west side of Ninth Street, and as a local company we see an opportunity to make a positive impact on the neighborhood,” said Heine Brothers’ President Mike Mays. “We’re excited about the potential to hug the phase 4 expansion of Waterfront Park West. To be in a beautiful building believed to be the city’s first steel beam warehouse constructed right after the turn of the century is another big draw. Combining our Offices, Roastery/Warehouse and Training Center in this new facility will energize our company, while also demonstrating our commitment to the renewal of the area.”
For the last 16 years, HVAC contractor, Automatic Air, has operated out of the building. Renovation will begin later this spring, with Heine Brothers’ targeting a late summer 2016 opening.
Heine Brothers’ will occupy 16,000 square feet of the building at 13th and Main, and is seeking to lease 24,000 square feet of commercial space.
The company’s corporate offices are currently located above Heine Brothers’ Crescent Hill store. Heine Brothers’ also has a small warehouse and training space in the Clifton neighborhood.
A total of 15 employees will soon work out of the new headquarters, roastery, training center, and warehouse, with room for additional growth.
About Heine Brothers’
Heine Brothers’ is a 100% fair trade and organic coffee roaster. The company opened their first shop in October 1994 in the Highlands neighborhood of Louisville, KY, and has 13 locations and a mobile Airstream espresso bar. Heine Brothers’ is committed to operating responsibly and sustainably – donating to numerous community groups, buying locally and co-founding the world’s 1st fair-trade coffee buying cooperative. The company is committed to continuing to deliver remarkable coffee shop experiences while staying focused on making an impact in Louisville and around the world. For more information, please visit heinebroscoffee.com or follow @HeineBrosCoffee.