Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery

Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery

December 12, 2008 09:48 ET

Good Earth Opens another Café in a Calgary Health Region Facility

Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre Welcome’s New Cafe

Attention: Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, Food/Beverage Editor, Lifestyle Editor CALGARY/ALBERTA/MEDIA RELEASE--(Marketwire - Dec. 12, 2008) - Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery, a Calgary based coffeehouse chain is pleased to announce it has opened a new location in the Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre located on 4th Street and 13th Ave SW (the site of the old Colonel Belcher Hospital). Good Earth is now located in four Calgary Health Region facilities including the Foothills Hospital, Rockyview Hospital, Alberta Children's Hospital and now Sheldon M. Chumir Health Centre.

Good Earth's official ribbon cutting ceremony took place last Friday where customers enjoyed Free Coffee all day and tasted samples of freshly baked goods. New owner, Bob Mathison is very proud to be a part of the Good Earth team. "Upon deciding the right business for me to get into, Good Earth was an easy choice. Not only do they serve amazing 100% Organic Coffee and wholesome food, they are very connected to the local community and are committed to conducting themselves in a socially and environmentally responsible manner. They align with my personal and professional values."

This new Good Earth Café is also street level serving both the 4th Street Community as well as the Health Centre.

About Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery:
Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery was founded in Calgary, Alberta in 1991, by entrepreneurs Nan Eskenazi and Michael Going. With a reputation for excellence, Good Earth has long been known for their premium coffee, espresso-based beverages as well as wholesome baked goods and food products. Good Earth has focused on creating a unique experience for customers through the combination of a distinctive coffeehouse environment, a passion for good food and social and environmental responsibility. The company continues to expand the café chain throughout Western Canada through franchising while maintaining its unique position and brand in the coffeehouse industry. Good Earth is now a chain of 20 cafes with locations in Calgary, Okotoks, Red Deer, Edmonton, AB and Kelowna, BC. For additional information, visit


For additional information, please contact:

Kathy Campitelli,
Director of Marketing
Good Earth Cafes Ltd.
Phone: 294-9330 Ext. 228

Contact Information

  • Kathy Campitelli, Director of Marketing, Good Earth Cafes
    Primary Phone: 403-294-9330 ext. 228
    Toll-Free: 888-294-9330