We’ve built a coffee cart featuring a professional coffee roaster in Hawaii. We specialize in Cold Press Espresso and Custom Labeling
THE WORLD'S FIRST COFFEE ROASTING CART
Who, What and Where
Hello, I’m Eddie and this is Olivia. We have started new coffee company on Maui, in Hawaii, called Aloha Coffee Roasters.
We specialize in cold press coffee, custom labeling, and - soon - coffee roasting.
Eddie and Olivia
Olivia and I met while teaching English in South Korea.
We traveled all around Asia and loved visiting all the street venders and mobile carts.
Back in California we enjoyed the growing number lunch wagons and food vendors at farmer’s markets and around town.
We both love coffee and our favorite shops are always the ones which roast their own beans in house.
We put the two together and came up with the idea for a Coffee Roasting Cart.
We have built the world’s first Coffee Roasting Cart, which is a technically a mobile food establishment (aka lunch wagon) featuring a professional coffee roaster.
We will be selling coffee drinks, fresh juices and healthy raw foods across the street from a popular beach as well as festivals and special events around the island.
We have great line of coffee already in stores and have made several custom designs for friends, family and business.
The cart is permitted and licensed. The roaster is half paid for.
What We Need Money For
We need your help to pay the balance on the roaster and buy a truck to pull the cart.
With additional funds we will rent a storage facility and purchase a power supply.
What You Get
In exchange for your pledge, we offer the following products and services in special subscription packages and bulk quantities. You won‘t find better deals or higher quality custom services anywhere else.
We offer Fresh Roasted Coffee from Hawaii and around the world. Your coffee will be delivered straight from our roaster to your door within three days, arriving at its optimal freshness.
Our roaster, a Diedrich IR 2.5, comes with automated software for precision roasting, which we will customize to suit your taste.
Our coffee comes in 2 oz gift bags and large quantities.
The coffee labels feature attractive Pin-Up Girl designs.
They have received tremendous response and are available for sale in several shops around the island. We plan to offer quarterly seasonal designs as well.
The larger bags are self-standing thick foil resealable zip pouches with air valves for degassing. You can re-use them to store dry, liquid, frozen and even hot steaming goods. These bags maintain their shape unlike standard ones, which get crunched down and distorted. This makes them perfect for display and custom labels, gifts, and promos.
As a special Kickstarter incentive, we include free Custom Labeling on large orders. Simply send us a picture, title, and message for the back.
Custom labeled bags make the perfect gift for special occasions such as holidays, weddings and birthdays.
They also serve as promotional tools to advertise your business, product or special event.
Reach out to people through something they love and consume daily.
Finally, we offer a delicious Cold Press Espresso, which we hand craft in our commercial kitchen.
It is 70% less acidic than normal espresso, which allows the full flavor of the beans to really shine through and, oh my goodness is it strong!
It stays fresh for months and is far more healthy and economical than all those over priced sugary chemical energy drinks.
Cold press espresso is not available anywhere online or in stores.
Thank you so much for viewing our presentation and participating in Kickstarter.
Please help us make this dream a reality.
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
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Funding Unsuccessful This project reached the deadline without achieving its funding goal on July 8, 2012.
Jun 16, 2012 - Jul 8, 2012
Pledge $5 or more
2. Receieve the above plus one Pin-Up Girl Postcard from Hawaii with love and thanks. Add 1$ international.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $15 or more
1. Recieve 2 (2 oz) flat bags of Pin-up Girl Coffee. The back of the bag has a post card sticker for messages.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $20 or more
3. Receive the above plus 4 Pin-Up Girl postcards, 2 Aloha Coffee Roaster pens, and 1 quality aluminum key chain / bottle opener. Add $5 international.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $50 or more
4. Receive the above plus a set of fresh roasted Pin-Up Girl Coffee (4 2oz bags total). We’ll also send you a Coffee Roasting video featuring our cart. We will take you to festivals, special events and coffee farms around the island. Add $10 int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $75 or more
5. Receive the above plus a laminated Pin-Up Girl calendar with fridge magnets and markers. Add $10 int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $150 or more
6. Receive the above plus 3 additional Sets of Pin-Up Girl Coffee (16 bags total). We’ll also send you a Pin-Up Girl mouse pad. Add $20 int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $200 or more
7. Receive the above plus Custom Labeling. Send us a picture, title and message and we will make 20 bags of your very own coffee. The bags will feature seasonal designs if Custom Labeling is not requested. Add $20 int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $250 or more
8. Receive the above plus a 32 oz jar of Cold Press Espresso. This will be one of the best things who have ever tasted and you can not buy it in stores. The Espresso comes in a reuseable canning jar. We will also include a 16 oz Tumbler thermos to carry your espresso around. Add $30 int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $350 or more
9. Receive 12 seasonal or Custom Labeled sets of Pin-Up Girl Coffee (40 bags of total). We will ship 1 set (4 bags) a month or at your request. Great gift for a small family. Request all at once for a big party. Add $15 each set int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $500 or more
10. Receive 2 Gift Sets (rewards 1-8). We will also include a 12 oz bag of Pin-Up Girl Coffee. The bag is extra large 12" high. Great for display. Nice alternative to a bottle of wine. We will ship every 6 months or at your request. Add $30 each set int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $1,000 or more
11. Receive 4 Gifts Sets (rewards 1-8). This reward also include a set of 12 oz Pin-Up Girl Coffee (4 bags). We will ship every 3 months or at your request. This is is an extra special 'meant to impress' reward. Add $40 each set int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $3,000 or more
12. Receive 12 Gifts Sets (reward #11). We will also send you a fruit basket in thanks. We will ship 1x month or at your request. Add $40 each set int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $6,000 or more
13. Receive 24 Gifts Sets (reward #11). We will also send you a dozen roses in thanks. We will ship 2x a month or at your request. Add $40 each set int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $9,000 or more
14. Receive 36 Gifts Sets (reward #11). You will also receive a fruit basket and a dozen roses in thanks. We will ship 1x week or at your request. Add $40 each set int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
Pledge $10,000 or more
15. Receive 40 Gift Sets (reward #14) and you go to heaven. We will ship 1x a week or at your request. Heaven is pick-up only. Add $40 each set int.Estimated delivery: Sep 2012