PJ's Coffee of New Orleans Celebrates 35th Anniversary

September 24, 2013 (New Orleans, La.)PJ's Coffee of New Orleans is going back to its roots with a 35th anniversary celebration on Maple Street, PJ's original location! Company owners Paul, Steven and Scott Ballard, along with PJ's Roastmaster Felton Jones and members from the PJ's team welcome family, friends and the New Orleans community to celebrate the iconic New Orleans brand's 35th anniversary on Saturday, October 19th. Festivities include live music by the Glen David Andrews band, free samples, and giveaways. The coffee roaster and retailer is growing beyond the Big Easy, expanding in new markets and rolling out new products, making the 35th anniversary one to celebrate.

Celebrating this milestone with PJ's Coffee is an honor, says Jones, who has worked as PJ's Roastmaster for 20 years. Our dedication to the brand showswe are passionate about coffee-making, and believe that superior roasting techniques are important to provide our customers with that perfect cup of coffee, every time.

PJ's anniversary celebration will include live music by renowned brass and jazz favorite, the Glen David Andrews band. Event attendees will be entered into a raffle to win a private tour of the PJ's Coffee roasting facility with Jones. Additional door prizes and giveaways will be awarded to those in attendance.  

In conjunction with its anniversary, PJ's is launching a new coffee blend, Roast 35. A dark roast blend with a smooth finish, Roast 35 yields a full body with hints of nuttiness, low acidity and a bold aroma. Free samples will be distributed to patrons at the party.  
Making my start at PJ's original location on Maple Street years ago, it's exciting to see not only myself, but my family grow with the brand, says Paul Ballard. We could not be happier with PJ's success at 35 years, and look forward to the years to come.  

PJ's Coffee currently has 65 store locations throughout Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Arkansas, Georgia and New Jersey. With future plans to continue to roll out new products and leverage the non-traditional store model, the Ballard brothers envision expanding the brand nationally. This year alone, PJ's Coffee has already opened eight new locations and expects to open ten more stores by end of year. PJ's also launched its new single serve cups this year, now available for purchase at PJ's locations, online and at select grocery stores. With overwhelming success and growth throughout the PJ's brand, 35 years is one to celebrate!

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