We weren’t always Mudslingers. In the beginning we were business owners and baristas, doing our best to get by. We were younger then; had some brains and ambition, but were left holding on for dear life at times with some of the mistakes, miscalculations and misjudgments that may be best categorized under the general heading of “Inexperience”.
The “real” world of city officials, landlords, advertisers, suppliers, employees and even a few customers can be unforgiving. It can make your dream of being a business owner a real chore if you’re learning everything on the fly.
It’s not all bad news. We overcame the challenges, and you would too. But at what cost, and why make it so hard on yourself?
Over the years, we gained the experience and expertise, while achieving the success we were after. With accomplishment and growth came a desire to help those who were entering this relatively new industry behind us.
Our primary business is devoted to helping our customers past the roadblocks that stand in the way of any new startup, while providing them a proud brand and a strong foundation for the success each business owner is after. That model has made Mudslingers Drive-thru Coffee the most respected and fastest growing drive-thru coffee brand in America.
Our business model is not that of a typical franchise. As a Mudslinger you will never be hamstrung with royalties of any kind, or burdened with undo rules or regulations handed down from our corporate office. Being a Mudslinger means a strong foundation and the freedom to run your business as you see fit, once our work is done.
In the case you need our help, but have your heart set on your own trade name, we understand. If we have no conflicting interests in your market, our services have been designed so we can provide you with the expertise you need while working behind the scenes.
The best way to learn more about our company and the services we provide is to give us a call and talk with someone who has been there. Then determine for yourself whether we can fulfill your needs at a price that is within your budget.
Thanks and welcome,
President and co-founder
Mudslingers Drive-thru Coffee
We were at a crossroads in our lives back in 2020. We both had been in our careers for a long time at that point and we were ready for something new. We did not think that something new would be starting a drive-thru coffee business but here we are, two years in and building our third location. We could not have done any of this without April and Kerby. We had their complete guidance, insight, training and expertise throughout. We love Mudslingers franchise model and the freedom to shape our drive-thru and menu to what works best for our customer base. We exceeded our sales projections our first year and this year is on track to do the same. We can’t wait to get this 3rd location up and running and who knows, maybe a 4th is in our future.
John & Tiffany Menner
Mudslingers locations in O’Fallon, St. Peters, and Chesterfield, Missouri.