SPoT Coffee Brings Community Café to Center in 2018

SPoT Coffee Brings Community Café to Center in 2018

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – June 19, 2017 — SPoT Coffee will be opening its first coffee shop outside of New York at Blue Back Square next year. SPoT Coffee, a franchised café, will open in early 2018 in the space formerly occupied by White House | Black Market.

          “We’re excited to introduce the community this new café and we know that neighbors will be eager to gather for conversation, great craft coffee and delicious meals,” says Robyn Rifkin, Blue Back Square general manager. “SPoT Coffee is a great addition to our already outstanding mix of retail, restaurants and family entertainment.”

          SPoT Coffee will provide shoppers and visitors with superb service, signature made-to-order meals and award-winning micro-roasted coffee. Each SPoT Coffee café is designed specifically to suit its local neighborhood, and to create a warm and friendly gathering place for the community.

          Blue Back Square features more than 35 stores, restaurants and a 6-screen Cinépolis Cinema. Stores and restaurants include West Elm, Crate & Barrel, Barnes & Noble, Charming Charlie, Janie & Jack and Ooh La La Boutique. Dining options range from The Cheesecake Factory and World of Beer to Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Bar Louie.                                           


About Blue Back Square

Blue Back Square is located at 65 Memorial Road, in West Hartford, Connecticut. Hours are Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., Sunday: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Restaurants and department store hours may vary. For more information, visit like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram.



Starwood Retail Partners is not your father's - or grandfather's - landlord. We're acquiring, redeveloping, managing, leasing and operating the next generation of shopping centers for a new generation of shoppers: active, exciting community cores for an increasingly interconnected consumer.

Owned by Starwood Capital Group, we have grown our portfolio to 30 centers in 16 states across the United States since our founding in 2012, working with top-tier investment firms to help finance our properties, and employing the talents and skills of the most creative professionals in the business to maximize their value. We build solid relationships and partner with our retailers, and invest in innovative technologies that help our properties become more productive, our stores more exciting and our shoppers more engaged.

We understand that ultimately, as an owner, as an employer and as a citizen of our communities, it's not about property, it's about people.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  # # # #

Elizabeth Zigmont, Marketing Director
Blue Back Square

(860) 882-0678 ext. 5001