Lasaters Coffee & Tea Opens In Cleveland

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Lasaters Corporation is opening Lasaters Coffee & Tea cafe/drive-thru in Cleveland, Tn.  This new franchise is owned by HAZ LLC and operated by Zack & Heather Gates.  

Mr. Gates is a retired military veteran who has served in Afghanistan and was stationed at Fort Campbell, Ky. prior to his retirement. He served at Fort Bragg D. Company 2-505 Parachute Infantry Regiment 82nd Airborne, and, Fort Campbell 101st Airborne Division 159th Aviation Brigade Pathfinder Company with a rank of staff sergeant.

 

Opening date is scheduled for Jan. 24 at 6 a.m.   

Lasaters Coffee & Tea - Cleveland is at 2450 Spring Creek Blvd. at Spring Creek Town Center. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. and Saturday 7 a.m.-10 p.m. (closed Sundays). Free drinks will be provided to all customers on opening day (one drink per person please).  

Lasaters offers specialty espresso-based drinks, award-winning coffee, organic teas, panini, grilled wraps, pastries, smoothies and many breakfast items. 


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