Since the launch of our first location over 15 years ago, The Human Bean has experienced purposeful growth and an unwavering devotion to developing the best drive-thru espresso brand. We are more the just great coffee, with a large variety of products. Recognized for our efforts and success, The Human Bean has been honored with awards over the years.
A passion for creating happy people, our love of coffee, we opened our first drive-thru espresso stand in Ashland, Oregon in 1998. The demand for convenient, quality coffee & espresso grew and soon after opening our original location in Ashland. Since then we expanded to surrounding cities in Southern Oregon. The Human Bean baristas are known to be friendly and experienced. Because we offering the highest quality ingredients. Our commitment to developing the best drive-thru espresso led us to franchising The Human Bean’s brand and system in 2002. We are proud to announce that The Human Bean has expanded to 51 locations in eight states. The Human Bean has 38 franchised locations. We expect to continue this growth through approved franchisees. Since they share the same determination and commitment to our goals for this exceptional brand.
Every year since 2010, The Human Bean has earned a spot on Entrepreneur Magazine’s top 500 franchise list. Entrepreneur Magazine recognizes successful franchises poised for growth in their annually released Franchise 500®. Franchise 500® is known as one of the best and most comprehensive franchise rankings in the world, because they analyze companies by important factors including financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of system. The Human Bean is proud and privileged to be ranked among such successful franchised companies.To learn more about our drive-thru espresso franchise opportunities, please refer to the Franchise Page on our website.
Local Awards For Best Coffee
The Human Bean holds the same appreciation and pride for our locally recognized awards. Southern Oregon’s, The Mail Tribune, reveals the Rouge Valley’s favorite places, people and activities in their annual Readers’ Choice Awards. Voted on by the people, the Readers’ Choice Awards truly represent the best of Southern Oregon. Voted #1 in Best Coffee 8 times in the last 10 years. Our greatest gratitude goes out to the loyal customers who voted for us.
Sneak Preview, the second largest publication in Oregon, releases the “Best of Medford Oregon” annually. IThe Human Bean has taken home the #1 spot 3 times out of the last 5 for the “Best Place to Get Coffee” along with more local awards. Additionally, the Jackson County Chamber voted The Human Bean best business in 2011. We could not have received any of these awards without the love and support of our local community. Thank you Rogue Valley!