Peet's Tea & Coffee Now Open at Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

Opening Day Proceeds donated to Pink Tie Affair, Benefitting Denver Metropolitan Affiliate Susan G. Koman for the Cure

Oct 13, 2010, 06:17 ET from Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

DENVER, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel and Peet's Coffee & Tea, Inc., (Nasdaq: PEET), the premier specialty coffee and tea company in the U.S., today announce a new partnership with the grand opening of a full-service Peet's Coffee & Tea outlet, owned and operated by the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel.

To celebrate the opening, the hotel is giving 100% of proceeds from all Peet's Coffee & Tea sales on October 13, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., to the Pink Tie Affair, benefiting the Denver Metropolitan Affiliate Susan G. Koman for the Cure. The annual Pink Tie Affair will be held at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel on November 6.

"We are pleased to offer the Peet's Coffee & Tea experience to our hotel guests and Denver neighbors," states Mike Ehmann, Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel General Manager. "We take pride in having our grand opening benefit a cause that is dear to our associates and the community alike."

The Peet's coffee experience features hand-crafted beverages and the freshest, artisan-roasted whole bean coffee available. Under Peet's licensing program, the Sheraton location showcases Peet's signature retail store design as well as a selection of Peet's deep-roasted coffees, which are hand roasted daily to ensure superior freshness.

Peets Coffee & Tea is located at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, on the 16th Street Pedestrian Mall, at 1550 Court Place. Peet's is open daily 6 a.m. –  6 p.m.


Peet's Coffee & Tea, Inc., (PEET), is the premier specialty coffee and tea company in the United States. The company was founded in 1966 in Berkeley, Calif. by Alfred Peet.  Peet was an early tea authority who later became widely recognized as the grandfather of specialty coffee in the U.S. Today, Peet's Coffee & Tea offers superior quality coffees and teas in multiple forms, by sourcing the best quality coffee beans and tea leaves in the world, adhering to strict high quality and taste standards, and controlling product quality through its unique direct store delivery selling and merchandising system. Peet's is committed to strategically growing its business through many channels while maintaining the extraordinary quality of its coffees and teas. For more information about Peet's Coffee & Tea, Inc. visit

SOURCE Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel