Customers have waited in hourlong lines at the concept’s recently opened Seattle-area unit to scoop up its Asian pastries, such as the Marble Taro Bun and milky brioche. Founded in Taiwan, 85C is named for its optimal coffee-brewing temperature—though it is known for its iced sea salt coffee. 85C has more than 900 units globally and continues to expand in the States.
|2016 Systemwide Sales ($000)||$29,200,000*|
|YOY Sales Change||40.4%|
|2016 U.S. Units||25|
|YOY Unit Change||47.1%|
|2016 Average Unit Volume ($000)||$1,390,000*|
|Future 50 Year||2017|