Aug. 25, 2014 13:00 UTC

DTS8’s JV ‘Café de la Don Manuel’ Opening in October

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DTS8 Coffee Company, Ltd. (OTCBB:BKCT) (OTCQB:BKCT) (BERLIN:9BE) announced today that the Joint Venture’s first ‘Café de la Don Manuel,’ located at 150 East Jing Ling Road, Shanghai, is on schedule to open in October 2014. The flagship café is located in the Bund area of Shanghai. It is close to Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Old Town, Westin Bund Hotel and People’s Square. It will be open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. “Don Manuel” 100% Colombia coffee is exclusively artisan-roasted by DTS8 Coffee Company, Ltd.

Mr. Alex Liang, Chairman of DTS8, stated,Going from concept to opening of the first café in less than one year is truly a milestone in China. It highlights the strength of our partner in Shanghai. Our planned aggressive expansion strategy is to deliver the ‘Café de la Don Manuel’ experience to the Chinese coffee consumers seeking to emulate the western lifestyle with a cup of the iconic ‘Don Manuel’ brand coffee. We continue to work with our partner as they initiate the rollout plan for additional cafes in Shanghai and other parts of China.”

DTS8 Coffee Company, Ltd. (“DTS8”) is a purveyor of gourmet-roasted coffee in China. DTS8 roasts, markets and wholesales the “DTS8 Premium,” “Single Origin Premium,” “Don Manuel,” and “Private Label” brands in Shanghai and others areas of China. DTS8 coffees are well regarded by consumers for their uniqueness, consistency and special flavor characteristics, and are sold through distribution channels reaching consumers at restaurants, multi-location coffee shops and offices. Visit us at

Except for the historical matters contained herein, statements in this press release contain “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, which may affect DTS8’s current and future business and prospects. Actual results could differ materially as a result of various risk factors including but not limited to: (1) competition in the markets for DTS8’s coffee, (2) the ability of DTS8 to execute its business plan, and (3) other factors detailed in DTS8’s public filings with the SEC. By making these forward-looking statements, DTS8 can give no assurances that transactions described in this press release will be successfully completed, and undertakes no obligation to update these statements for revisions or changes after the date of this press release. This release should be read in conjunction with DTS8’s Annual Report on Form 10-K and its other filings with the SEC through the date of this release, which identifies important factors that could affect the forward-looking statements in this release. In addition, factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated in the statements include, without limitation, overall economic conditions and other risks associated generally with the coffee business. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance.


DTS8 Coffee Company, Ltd.
Peter Baxter, Investor Relations

Source: DTS8 Coffee Company, Ltd.