Spokane, Washington-based espresso chain Wake Up Name is now echoing all through the state’s Tri-Cities area by the acquisition of greater than a dozen Black Rock Espresso Bar areas.
Portland, Oregon-based Black Rock nonetheless maintains greater than 110 company-operated or franchise areas all through the western United States.
Black Rock acquired the Washington Tri-Cities areas from the home-grown chain Roasters Espresso in 2021, previous to promoting the holdings to Wake Up Name.
The phrases of the Tri-Cities retailer acquisitions haven’t been made public. As of this writing, Wake Up Name had not responded to DCN’s request for extra info.
In accordance with Wake Up Name’s web site, the Tri-Cities areas embody six retailers in Kennewick, 5 in Richland and two in Pasco. The family-owned firm, which was based in 2004, has additionally taken over a Walla Walla store.
The 14 areas add to Wake Up Name’s current 12 brick-and-mortar areas within the Spokane area and Idaho, a lot of which characteristic the model’s signature big purple London-style telephone sales space.
In an announcement of the brand new branded retailers, Wake Up Name mentioned, “We could also be new to the neighborhood, however we’re no stranger to the inland northwest and we’re wanting ahead to assembly some new folks and serving some nice drinks to our new pals and neighbors!”
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