McDonald’s is Launching Drink Shop to Rival Starbucks in Texas
McDonald's is stepping out of its comfort zone and launching a beverage spot rumored to rival Starbucks, but can they stick the landing?
100% DRIVE-THRU ONLY
CosMc’s is named after McDonald's alien mascot from the 80s and 90s.
CosMc’s, is a drive-thru-only concept aimed at capturing the essence of otherworldly indulgence. The inaugural CosMc’s location is set in Bolingbrook, Illinois, promising a limited-time test run before expanding its cosmic footprint.
COMPETING WITH STARBUCKS
Drawing inspiration from nostalgia and focusing on bold, refreshing beverages and tempting treats, CosMc’s aims to carve a niche in the competitive coffee landscape, challenging the likes of Starbucks with its unique flavor combinations and vibrant offerings.
The heart of CosMc’s beats with an adventurous beverage menu, featuring cosmic creations such as the Sour Cherry Energy Slush, Tropical Spiceade, and S’mores Cold Brew. The exploration doesn’t stop there, offering customizations at every turn, from popping boba to flavor syrups and energy shots.
SAVORY AND SWEET TREATS
While the menu boldly ventures into the unknown, offering savory delights like the Spicy Queso Sandwich and Pretzel Bites alongside sweet temptations like the Blueberry Lemon Cookie Sundae, the familiarity of McDonald's classics ensures a cosmic journey with a touch of the familiar.
GET READY TO TRY COSMC'S, TEXAS!
With plans to launch around 10 pilot CosMc’s locations by the end of 2024, McDonald's aims to spread the cosmic cheer across the Dallas-Fort Worth and San Antonio metro areas. As the cosmic adventure unfolds, only time will tell if CosMc’s can truly rival Starbucks.