Dutch Bros is willing to sacrifice same-store sales for better operations. Here's why
The drive-thru beverage chain’s same-store sales have been hurt by its aggressive building strategy. But it says it is building overall coffee market share by preventing long lines and poor service.
Inflation may be taking the buzz out of coffee sales
Foot traffic to coffee chains slowed in June, according to Placer.ai, and has fallen below its fast-food restaurants for the first time in a year. Are higher prices to blame?