RSS

acquisition

Neumann Kaffee Gruppe has acquired majority control of Seattle-based Atlas Coffee Importers and will make it a subsidiary of the worldwide green trading company. more

Coffee Report

Nestlé Waters North America announced in December the sale of its Tradewinds ready-to-drink and Sweet Leaf Tea brands to Dunn’s River Brands for an undisclosed sum. more

Tea Report

Tazo Tea, the mystical, quirky, somewhat eccentric legend created by Steven Smith, lives on as a Unilever brand acquired from Starbucks in November for $384 million. more

News

Texas-based Chameleon is the No.1 producer of organic cold brew and one of the top three refrigerated cold brew brands in the United States. more

Coffee Report

Java House, east Africa’s largest coffee shop chain, was acquired by Abraaj Group, an investment fund. more

Coffee Report

Italian roasting giant Lavazza recently acquired 80% interest in Kicking Horse Coffee, a popular roastery in British Columbia. more

Coffee Report

Probat Inc. in Janary acquired Canada-based ED Industrial Ltd. and ED Industrial USA, Inc. more

Coffee Report

The largest food service coffee and tea supplier in the US was purchased in August for $355 million by Canadian conglomerate Cott Corp. more

News

Royal Wessenen, European organics and natural food Company, has purchased Dutch Piramide Tea from the Organic Flavor Company. more

Tea Report

The Emeryville, Calif. based Peet’s Coffee & Tea made two major acquisitions in October. more

Coffee Report

Finlays acquires additional equity in China’s Damin Foodstuff (Zhanzhou) Co., Ltd. Founded in April 1995, Damin provides natural ingredients for the food and beverage industry. more

Tea Report

18i4_teaser_1

18i4_teaser_2

The free STiR newsletter is sent once each month with news updates, important information and upcoming events.

Subscribe ad