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Get to know the world’s largest coffee conglomerate, JAB Holdings

Keurig Green Mountain the maker of Keurig on-demand coffee machines is being bought by a closely held investment company controlled by four billionaire siblings. It already has controlling stakes in Jacobs Douwe Egberts, “The worlds largest pure-play coffee company;” Caribou Coffee, an internationally operated and licensed coffee chain with hundreds of locations; and Peet‘s, a retail coffee chain with more than 200 US locations. 134 more words

Keurig Green Mountain and the limits of tax incentives

Last week, Keurig Green Mountain announced 330 layoffs, including 200 in Vermont. The move came after sales and profit shortfalls hammered the company’s stock price. 1,183 more words


I Scream, You Scream

Even though we are in the midst of winter up here, for some unknown reason, our children still wanted to go on an excursion to… 685 more words

How K-Cups defeated a legendary hedge fund manager

At a 2011 conference where prominent hedge fund managers presented key investment ideas, Greenlight Capital’s David Einhorn raked Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, known for its K-Cup machines and pods, over the coals. 503 more words

Monday Morning Coffee News

Happy Monday! Important goings-on in the world of coffee: Starbucks tests out beer flavored coffee, Keurig brewer 2.0 at the center of an anti-trust lawsuit, and scientists work on alternate way to produce civet-like coffee that doesn’t involve civet animals in the process. 533 more words


SodaStream pops on sale rumors

SodaStream (SODA) is in the business of making things pop — and that exactly what its stock was doing Thursday.

Shares of the Israeli-based manufacturer of home soda devices jumped 16% after a… 297 more words


Is Your Bottom Right Side Up?

Keurig—if you’re not familiar with the word, you may think I’ve started speaking a foreign language. If, however, you recognize the word, you know it’s a handy device for quickly making a fine tasting cup of coffee. 245 more words