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The holidays are rapidly approaching, and we have a few roasting and shipping updates to pass on to you for sharing great coffee with your family and friends. Thanksgiving is a time to feast, enjoy the gift of family and give thanks for all that we are grateful for. We are thankful for the time and effort poured into each and every harvest, and the farmers who dedicate their lives to producing great coffee year after year. We are thankful for the barista’s, roasters, staff, and the families who make what we do possible! Most of all, we are thankful for you, our customers and friends who have followed and supported us through the years.
To make certain that you will get them for the holiday, we will be offering an extra roasting day for the following special coffees on Thursday, November 21st:
All orders must be placed by Wednesday, November 20th to receive these coffees.
If you would like to feature PT’s on your Thanksgiving table, we recommend checking our transit maps and referring to the suggestions below to ensure that you get your coffee before the holiday while avoiding expedited shipping costs:
- If you are located in our 4-Day shipping zone, you should place your order with us by Wednesday, November 20th.
- If you are located in our 3-Day shipping zone, you should place your order with us by Thursday, November 21st.
- If you are located in our 2-Day shipping zone, you should place your order with us by Sunday, November 24th.
- If you are located in our 1-Day shipping zone, you should place your order with us by Monday, November 25th.
PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. will be closed both Thursday, Nov. 28th and Friday, Nov. 29th in observance of Thanksgiving. Our schedule will return to normal on Monday, December 2nd. Any orders placed after 8am CT on Wednesday, November 27th will be roasted and shipped on that day.
If you have any questions regarding this modified shipping schedule, please call us at 785-862-5282 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our retail location, PT’s at College Hill, will be open from 8am – 1pm on Thanksgiving before returning to regular hours on Friday.
From our family to yours,
Have a great Thanksgiving holiday!
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