Marley Coffee is working with LaRue Coffee and Roasterie, based in Omaha, Neb., as its newest distribution partner servicing the Midwestern U.S. for office coffee service (OCS), grocery retail and convenience stores.
LaRue Coffee and Roasterie has already established new distribution for Marley Coffee in Omaha at The Fantasy Convenience Stores, in Colorado at C.R.V.S. / Eagle Stores in Colorado and Kansas as well as Schrader Oil / Schrader C-Stores in Colorado. Marley Coffee recently joined LaRue at the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce's Buy the Big O! Show, a large and prestigious regional business-to-business trade show where the brand received a warm response from the more than 5,000 attendees.
"We're excited to be working with our new friends at LaRue to help us spread the Marley Coffee movement deep into the heartland of America," said Rohan Marley, founder and chairman, Marley Coffee, in a prepared statement.
LaRue is a family owned company, established in 1972 by Verlyn L'Heurueux, founder and CEO, services convenience stores, restaurants, institutions and business offices. LaRue has facilities that cover 70,000 square feet to provide services in 11 states to its 10,000 clients.
"You don't get too many opportunities to work on a brand as compelling as Marley Coffee with a line of products that are simply exceptional," said Terry Herr, vice president of LaRue Coffee and Roasterie. "We have already received a very positive response from our customers and are eager to work with Rohan, Brent and their team to create a strong presence for Marley Coffee in the Midwest."
"We continue to make steady progress in our efforts to make Marley Coffee available to coffee lovers wherever, whenever and in whatever format they prefer," said Brent Toevs, CEO, Marley Coffee. "The LaRue team is first class and we're fortunate to have them as part of our movement to expand Marley Coffee across the US."