Interview With Founder

Tommy Lowery, President Village Coffee Year Founded: 2004 Year Franchised/licensed: 2007 Initial investment: $199k – $245k Net worth/Financial Req.: $150k Priority Markets for Expansion: USA Website: VillageCoffee.biz Contact information for license program: tommy@villagecoffee.biz Village Coffee’s licensing program is designed for individuals who want to open a gourmet, community coffee shop without the high costs and…

Village Coffee or “Franchise”

Village Coffee is branching out. The Alabama-based company is growing through licensing, which allows the buyer a more affordable and more flexible opportunity than franchising, Lowery said. Under a franchise agreement, the store operator follows instructions from corporate on almost every aspect of running the business. In a license agreement, the store owner has permission…

Press Release – The Villagers

Village Coffee President Reveals Growth Plans at TopNewFranchises.Com Village Coffee Founder Tommy Lowery reveals their unorthodox licensing strategy and the ambitious growth plans for their gourmet coffee chain at TopNewFranchises.Com. Leola, PA, September 07, 2007 –(PR.com)– In his interview on TopNewFranchises.Com, it’s clear that Tommy Lowery, the founder and President of Village Coffee, is a…