Take A Stand! Do You Give A Cup?

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In the Internet’s first social sampling experiment Peet’s Coffee is asking you — do you give a cup? Take a stand, show your support (or not), and announce.

Do You Give A Cup?

What Is A Social Sampling Experiment?

Each week Peet’s Coffee has been asking the world, do you give a cup? about different topics. Voting determines where Peet’s Coffee will show up, and hand out samples of their brand new single cups.

What’s Your Stand? Do You Give A Cup?

Topics have been varied. Just take a look at each week:

Week 1: San Francisco Giants.
95% of voters gave a cup, so samples were handed out at AT&T Park in San Francisco.

Me? I don’t give a cup.

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Peet’s Coffee in San Francisco. Image courtesy of Peet’s Coffee.

Week 2: Deep Dish Pizza
67.3% of voters gave a cup, so samples were handed out at Giordano’s Original Deep Dish Pizza.

Me? I give a cup! YUMMY!!

Giordano’s Original Deep Dish Pizza

Peet’s Coffee at Giordano’s Original Deep Dish Pizza.
Image courtesy of Peet’s Coffee.

Week 3: Zombies
54.1% of voters gave a cup, so samples were handed out at Classic Cinemas in Ogden Plaza.

Okay, really 54.1% of you — you give a cup about Zombies? :X Me? I don’t give a cup.

Classic Cinemas in Ogden Plaza

Peet’s Coffee at Classic Cinemas in Ogden Plaza. Image courtesy of Peet’s Coffee.

Week 4: Hot Dog Eating Contests
57.3% of voters gave a cup, so samples were handed out at Navy Yard Metro Station.

I’m teetering here. I’m interested, though I would never participate in one. So, I gave a cup!

Navy Yard Metro Station

Peet’s Coffee at Navy Yard Metro Station. Image courtesy of Peet’s Coffee.

Week 5: Summer As A Verb
73.8% of voters gave a cup, so samples were handed out at Hampton Jitney Stop on 3rd and 85th.

Oh, I’m with everyone else here. I give a cup!

Hampton Jitney Stop

Peet’s Coffee at Hampton Jitney Stop. Image courtesy of Peet’s Coffee.

Week 6: Kale
83.6% of voters gave a cup, so samples were handed out at Union Square Farmer’s Market.

I kind of laughed at this one. Why is kale so suddenly crazy popular? I confess, I haven’t tried it — and I didn’t give a cup.

Union Square Farmer’s Market

Peet’s Coffee at Union Square Farmer’s Market.
Image courtesy of Peet’s Coffee.

Week 7: Boston Accents
67.8% of voters gave a cup, so samples will be handed out, today, at Kenmore Station at 2 PM!

Thanks to Boston Rob on Survivor, I give a cup.

Week 8: Boy Bands




48% of voters gave a cup, so samples will be handed out, tomorrow, at Kenmore Station at 4 PM.

Alright, I admit it. I totally dig on boy bands! I give a cup.

Peet’s New Single Cups

With more than 5 years in the making, Peet’s Coffee took their time to design the perfect blend for their single cups. Using specialized filters that allow more flavor to pass through with each cup. I LOVE Peet’s coffee, and I cannot wait to try these single cups.

Where will Peet’s Coffee be next?



The only way to know for sure is to vote at Do You Give A Cup? and follow Peet’s Coffee on Twitter.

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