What goes better with a hot cup of latte? It's skin at Coffee Nation, a small town coffee shop located in Salem, OR, where the baristas serve hot lattes in bikinis. According to Adam Marshall, founder of Coffee Nation, plans are on the table to expand into other areas through franchising. (Badgett's Coffee eJournal, 12/08/07.)
[Editor's comment: Could this be a way of heating up the business at Blue Chip Café? ;)]
The competition between the coffee places is heating up. Read this post from October: Dutch Bros Putting the Squeeze on the Bikini Barista.
Related: My post, COFFEE HOUSE FOR GOOD BUSINESS.
[Editor's note: Are you thinking of getting The 2008 Lavazza Calendar?]