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Flatlands Coffee: An Authentic Coffee Experience

A project in Bowling Green, OH by Ben Vollmar

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Be part of opening Flatlands Coffee where you can experience the highest quality, hand-crafted coffees, brewed to perfection!
Backers: 147
Average Pledge Per Backer: $120

Funded: $17,684 of $60,000
Dates: Nov 2nd -> Dec 2nd (31 days)
Project By: Ben Vollmar
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Latest News

Newlyweds try again for ‘authentic coffee experience’ in BG

June 20th - via:
TOLEDO, OH - When their first Kickstarter campaign failed to raise $60,000 in December, Ben and Cassy Vollmar went right back to work to get their potential future coffee shop open. (Read More)

A Flatlands Coffee Experience Is On Its Way.

May 24th - via:
BOWLING GREEN, OH - Previous, I wrote about Flatlands Coffee and their Kickstarter campaign to open up a third wave coffee shop in downtown Bowling Green, Ohio. They didn’t quite reach their goal, but by no means was that the end. Ben and his wife Cassy share a passion and knowledge of coffee and along with some re-marketing, branding and the experience they gained the first time, they just relaunched their campaign. (Read More)

Ben Vollmar, 22, uses to launch coffee shop in Bowling Green; plans to incorporate design into foam

December 2nd - via:
Ben Vollmar is enlisting the help of the Internet to start a coffee business downtown. (Read More)

Getting Equipment

November 18th - via:
We have a custom-built pour-over bar (one of 2) that we will be using in the shop!   For more regular updates, feel free to "like" us on Facebook:   (Read More)

Rewards Update

November 14th - via:
Free Drink Cards We have decided to offer a sample of coffee in substitute for free drink cards if you so choose... that way we can have greater nation-wide reach.  Once our campaign is successful and complete, you will be able to specify whichever... (Read More)

New Video

November 11th - via:
We understand our video had some issues in a few places... thanks to our videographer, David Falter from, it now has no glitches!  Thanks David! Cheers, Ben Vollmar  (Read More)

Local News And National Coffee Magazines!

November 8th - via:
First, Roast Magazine and Fresh Cup Magazine started tweeting and posting about our project!  Then, we were featured on one of the largest local news networks WTOL Channel 11! This video will be accessible for a couple of weeks:... (Read More)

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