One of the many attributes that makes a café memorable is the quality of its coffee and food, but so does the warmth and sincerity they extend to their customers. For Oak & Saint, this should be simple enough, but even such a simple thing should surpass the standard, so they adopt Omotenashi and Convivialidad into their service.

Located in San Antonio, Texas, Oak & Saint is a go-to place for your specialty coffee, quality natural wines, and exceptional food needs. Their curated menu will not only delight your taste buds, but their relaxing atmosphere (and exclusive merch) will definitely keep you coming back.

As coffee is their main offering, turning every serving into a wonderful experience is essential. For that, Oak & Saint collaborated with noissue to create on-brand coffee packaging that not only showcases Oak & Saint’s essence through design but their commitment to sustainability as well. Continue reading to learn more about Oak and Saint!

Tell us a bit about your brand, introduce it to the world!

Oak & Saint offers a serene escape on the eastside of San Antonio, Texas, blending the Japanese principle of Omotenashi and the Mexican spirit of Convivialidad (Conviviality), a cultural emphasis on warmth. Expect a community-focused, open space with Omotenashi-driven hospitality, serving carefully crafted recipes for coffee, wine, and food that encourage well-being.

We thrive on the heart of Omotenashi hospitality, where service is deeply genuine—transparent and sincere at its core. We are dedicated to perfecting the art of coffee, wine, and culinary delights, all while embodying the true spirit of Omotenashi.

Tell us about the design for your packaging and how you’re using them?

Our custom to-go coffee cups by noissue are an extension of our brand's commitment to hospitality and community. These cups reflect our dedication to Omotenashi and Convivialidad, embodying the warmth and sincerity of our service. Each cup turns every to-go order into a meaningful touchpoint, reinforcing the serene and welcoming experience that defines Oak & Saint.

What made noissue a good fit for your packaging?

Choosing noissue for our custom to-go coffee cups was a perfect fit for Oak & Saint. Their commitment to high-quality, customizable products aligns seamlessly with our dedication to creating a unique and memorable experience for our customers.

noissue's ability to tailor designs to our brand's aesthetic allowed us to incorporate elements that reflect our values of Omotenashi and Convivialidad. Their reliable service and attention to detail ensure that every cup we hand out enhances our brand's story, making them an ideal partner in delivering the exceptional hospitality we strive for.