CHICAGO, US — Tchibo has expanded its U.S. presence into over 188 new Jewel-Osco stores across Chicago. This new retail partnership brings Tchibo to a total of over 2,700 distribution points in the Midwest. The expansion follows the brand’s launch in the U.S. in Fall 2020 and allows for java lovers across Chicago to enjoy a more sustainable and fresher coffee experience.
Tchibo is distributed by Rainmaker Food Solutions, LLC, a distribution partner renowned for offering consumers better food choices in a responsible, honest, contemporary and sustainable manner.
“We’re excited to introduce Tchibo to Jewel customers across Chicagoland, a region renowned for its booming coffee culture,” said Chris Mattina, CEO Rainmaker Food Solutions, LLC. “As a record number of consumers continue to drink coffee at home, it’s essential to keep retailers replenished with a vibrant, premium brewing option for its coffee aficionados. We anticipate Chicago coffee lovers will enjoy a fresh experience with Tchibo.”
“As the Tchibo coffee footprint continues to expand in the Midwest, this iconic European coffee brand now has a new home at Jewel-Osco,” said Bud Lowell, Senior Vice President, CA Carlin and Jewel-Osco Lead. “Jewel is committed to bringing cutting edge brands to its customers. We’re especially proud to offer Jewel shoppers a premium coffee experience from Tchibo, whose values in freshness, fair sourcing, and sustainability, are what consumers are seeking today.”
Jewel-Osco customers will be able to shop the brand’s coffee blends, available in ground or whole beans and ranging in price from $7.99 to $9.99. The four varieties created specifically for the U.S. market are Morning Blend, Colombia Origin, Classic Blend and Röstmeister.