The Globe and Mail – US Tim Hortons franchisee sues company, closes two restaurants

The Globe and Mail, a Canadian national newspaper, reports A U.S. Tim Hortons franchisee has closed two restaurants amid a dispute with the coffee shop company. Show Me Hospitality LLC, a developer for Tim Hortons in the St. Louis area, is suing Tim Hortons USA Inc. for failing to meet its obligations. The franchisee says after Restaurant Brands International Inc. acquired […]

The Financial Post – Tim Hortons owner faces more franchisee ire — this time in form of a $50M lawsuit in the U.S.

Canadian national newspaper, The Financial Post, reports Restaurant Brands has come under scrutiny for butting heads with its Tim Hortons franchisees.  Franchisee Eric Sigurdson says that he was forced to close two of his six Tim Hortons locations over the U.S. Thanksgiving weekend due to his ongoing legal battle with Restaurant Brands International Inc., operating […]

Tim Hortons Sign

STL Biz Journal – Tim Hortons to open downtown

The St. Louis Business Journal covered the announcement of the first St. Louis City Tim Hortons location. “…Show Me Hospitality LLC announced it plans to open a new Tim Hortons location in December in the Park Pacific Building, 231 North Tucker Blvd. The restaurant will have both indoor and outdoor seating and sport a drive […]

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STL Biz Journal – Tim Hortons opens first St. Louis full-service restaurant

“Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop is opening its first full-service restaurant in the city of St. Louis Thursday, located at 4249 Clayton Ave. There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. with St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay, Cortex president and CEO Dennis Lower, BJC Vice President of Planning and Construction Chris Watts […]

Eric Sigurdson at Tim Hortons STL

STL Post-Dispatch – Downtown donuts: Tim Hortons opening in Park Pacific building

Lisa Brown at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch announced there will be a new Tim Hortons in the Park Pacific building downtown this December. “The 3,000-square-foot restaurant at 231 North Tucker Boulevard will have patio seating and a drive-thru, said franchisee Eric Sigurdson. The 23-story Park Pacific has more than 200 apartments, and its other restaurants […]


STL Biz Journal – Tim Hortons to open shop in Cortex district

Diana Barr of the St. Louis Business Journal announced the newest location of Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shops, the first in the City of St. Louis! “…the franchisee said it will open a 3,000-square-foot restaurant in the BJC @ The Commons building at 4249 Clayton Road at Boyle Avenue, in the Cortex Innovation Community […]


Markel – Tasty Tuesday–Tim Hortons Comes to St. Louis

Local blogger, Amanda Markel, featured the Grand Opening of the Maplewood Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop in her “Tasty Tuesday” section of her blog. “The big day is finally here…St. Louis now has a Tim Hortons! Now, I’ve never been to a Tim Hortons before. I’ve heard a lot about it, and how awesome […]