Washington, DC( April 9, 2014) – Peet’s Coffee & Tea announced its first major launch in the Washington, DC – area with the opening of flagship store at 1701 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, just steps from The White House, Sofitel Hotel, and Founding Farmers.
Further, Peet’s has partnered with local non-profit 826DC to provide dedicated store space for student tutoring sessions and writing workshops. And, Peet’s is now the new, official coffee of the Washington Nationals, D.C.’s Major League Baseball franchise, and will be served at Nationals Park.
The company sources the world’s best beans from around the world, hand roasts in small batches, and maintains a superior standard of freshness through its direct store delivery network. The new D.C. stores will be uniquely designed to take the coffee shop experience to a higher standard, similar to the way Peet’s crafts its premium coffee.
In addition, Peet’s will provide free samples and coupons from its mobile barista truck outside the Nationals Stadium on the following game days: April 19, May 7, May 16 and May 17.