Blue Owl Coffee Company will expand its footprint this year, opening three new coffee shops and a roastery by May.

According to the Lansing State Journal, the new locations in East Lansing, Lansing's Old Town and Grand Rapids, are part of efforts to expand the REO Town based business's reach to 10 cities in 10 years.

Blue Owl will open its new 3,000 square foot East Lansing location at 213 Ann St., Suite C by the end of the month.

This month the business will also open the doors of its new roastery located at 1236 Turner St. in Old Town.

The new Old Town roastery will be under the direction of Blue Owl Head Roaster Gage Jackson.  Creations will include a house roast called REO Town Joe.  For more information, please click on the above link.