Each year Tim Hortons serves 2 billion cups of coffee, plus other cool facts

If you’re a fact junkie, specifically a Tim Hortons fact junkie, then we have a number of new beauties coming your way. In celebration of their upcoming 50th anniversary, Timmies has put together a pretty infographic that highlights their road to success and addiction. Here are some takeaways:

  • 1964: first Tim Hortons opens in Hamilton, Ontario
  • 1964: A cup of coffee cost 10 cents
  • 1976: Timbits are born
  • 1986: Rrroll up the Rim started
  • Nearly 8 out of every 10 cups of coffee sold in Canada are poured at Tim Hortons
  • Each year Tim Hortons serves 2 billion cups of coffee
  • Only 3 people in the world know the exact blend & roast of Timmies coffee
  • Tim Hortons coffee masters taste-test more than 75,000 cups per year
  • “Double-Double” was added to the Canadian Oxford Dictionary
  • Appox. 15% of Canadian visit Tim Hortons daily
  • The 4 donuts on the original logo represent Tim Horton’s daughters
  • There are now over 4,350 Timmies locations worldwide (3,500 in Canada)

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About Ian Hardy

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I'm obsessed with Tim Hortons. It runs through my veins and I've probably spent enough money downing Steeped Tea's that I could have purchased my own franchise.