Cafe Spotlight: Northwest Coffee Roasting Company


Northwest Coffee Roasting Company

Northwest Coffee is a trailblazer in the local St. Louis coffee scene. Founded in 1992, Northwest Coffee utilizes a business model that fosters community impact and entrepreneurship. With two locations, one in Clayton, Missouri and the other in the City of St. Louis, Northwest Coffee has created a blueprint that is well recognized for its community-driven business model and its distinctive economic empowerment programs, both which help develop targeted areas in the St. Louis metropolitan area.

Similarly, Sleeve a Message is a trailblazer in the beverage industry. Sleeve a Message has unmatched experience integrating unique creative with flexible production options. By providing these unique options, Sleeve a Message effectively services clients from small start-ups to large multinational corporations.

In 2011, Sleeve a Message secured Northwest Coffee as its first customer – offering the coffee company full access to its short run, 4-color, variable print options for customized sleeves. Since then, the relationship between Northwest and Sleeve a Message has grown exponentially. Both companies view their relationship as more than a customer exchange, Northwest Coffee and Sleeve a Message regard each other as resources to drive future growth.

Northwest Coffee Company

“I like working with David and Sleeve a Message because they are flexible and extremely efficient,” says Jason Wilson, Owner of Northwest Coffee. “But more importantly, David doesn’t see limitations, only possibilities. If I need something exclusive, its accomplished with detail. We have a great relationship with Sleeve a Message and are looking forward to future projects.”

Sleeve a Message appreciates Northwest Coffee and its customers for their working relationships.

“Northwest Coffee is a trusted brand in the local community,” says David Dresner, Owner of Sleeve a Message. “The partnership between our companies has fostered an opportunity to expand our product and increase our brand locally as well. We are looking forward to increasing our customization capabilities, there is more to come from Sleeve a Message.”

Looking to add an extra enhancement to your next meeting, event, or function? Contact Sleeve a Message. Also, check us out for more information on how to customize your beverage sleeves or custom coasters.

Northwest Coffee has two locations in the St. Louis area. For more information, check em out’ at