Who are we?

We’re an independent coffee shop in St. Albans City, Vermont. You can find us on the web here at catalystcoffeebar.com.

Data collected

Contact forms

When you use the form on our contact page, an entry with its contents is saved on our private webserver to ensure it’s forwarded directly to our email address.

Embedded content

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me,” your login will persist for two weeks.

If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.


We use Google’s analytics tools to track traffic. Only basic information is collected, which includes things like pages visited, visit duration, and anonymized IP addresses to identify visitors’ country of origin.


We use Hotjar to create visual maps of visitor behavior. This helps us build better pages that get visitors the information they need more quickly. It’ll track things like clicks, taps, and scroll data.


We use Square Point of Sale to sell goods and track loyalty points. The tools they provide us with encrypt all of your financial data, but we can see information that you voluntarily provide us: Names, email addresses, phone numbers, etc.

Every email or text message we send via Square includes an option to unsubscribe.

Data sharing

We do not share any data with third-parties. Any data used by third parties is collected by them directly.

Contact us

You can reach us directly at karen@catalystcoffeebar.com.