QUICK LINKS: Vending Videos  |  Micromarkets  |

VT Classifieds

|

Buy a Classified Ad

|

Editorial Calendars

|

Circulation Data

|

Downloads

|

Bookstore

|

Operators Date Book

Search:      

Bookmark this site




Select from the options below to restrict your search.
search for
 
search using

D.E. Master Blenders CEO Steps Down
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
The Amsterdam-based maker of Douwe Egberts coffee and Senseo single-cup coffee machines said Michiel Harkemij departed last month "by mutual consent"...
Author: Emily Jed

Research Links Sweetened Drinks To Depression, Ties Coffee To Lower Risk
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
New research suggests that drinking sweetened beverages, especially diet drinks, is associated with an increased risk of depression in adults while drinking coffee appears to slightly lower that risk...
Author: Emily Jed

NAMA Releases Coffee Research
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
The National Automatic Merchandising Association is now selling its coffee research originally presented at the Coffee, Tea and Water show...
Author: Emily Jed

Aramark Sales Data Illuminates Workplace Coffee-Drinking Habits
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
People working in the Houston, Los Angeles and Chicago metropolitan areas consumed the most cups of coffee on the job at Aramark sites. Boston and Philadelphia follow...
Author: Emily Jed

Lipton Campaign Puts Flagship Black Tea In Spotlight
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
The "Drink Positive" campaign aims to draw younger consumers to Lipton's black tea bags, which have been overshadowed in recent years by a growing mix of green, white and herbal varieties....
Author: Emily Jed

Starbucks Rolls Out $1 Reusable Cup To Reduce Trash
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
Starbucks already gives customers a dime discount each time they bring in reusable cups for refills, but it's hoping the new cup's low price will encourage more of them to get into the routine...
Author: Emily Jed

Cafe2U Coffee And Foodservice Vans Head Out On The Highways In 5 States
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
Cafe2U puts a full specialty coffee shop inside a van. The back doors open to reveal a $7,000 espresso machine and $1,000 grinder that produce coffeehouse-quality drinks...
Author: Emily Jed

Metroplex Data Systems Enhances Off-Site Backup Service For Route Management Software
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
MDS's offsite automated backup service allows OCS operators to save business files automatically to safeguard them in the event of a computer system failure, weather-related event or other emergency...
Author: Emily Jed

Peet's Owner Buys Caribou Coffee For $340M
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
German private investment firm Joh. A. Bensiker has agreed to buy Caribou Coffee, the No. 2 coffeehouse chain in the U.S. behind Starbucks, for $340 million...
Author: Emily Jed

Marley Coffee Ships 500,000 Real Cups In First Month
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
Real Cups, compatible with most Keurig machines, are now available both in the U.S. and Canada, and reportedly represent the fastest-moving product in the company's history...
Author: Emily Jed

Performance Food Group Acquires Fox River Foods
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
Parent company of vending and OCS distributor Vistar has entered into an agreement to acquire Fox River Foods Inc., an independently owned broadline foodservice distributor...
Author: Emily Jed

Tampa's Community Refreshments Acquires Orlando's CupaCoffee
Issue: Vol. 53, No. 1, January 2013
Marni Frank, owner of Community Refreshments, said purchasing CupaCoffee will allow her company to increase its customer base along the I-4 corridor, where the need for OCS continues to grow...
Author: Emily Jed

Keurig Adds Two Café Escapes Flavors, Launches Facebook Promotion
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters has expanded its Café Escapes line of creamy cocoas, chai and mocha beverages for Keurig brewers with two new flavors...
Author: Emily Jed

New Wilbur Curtis Digital Indicator Tracks Coffee Freshness
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
The coffee equipment company has developed a device that ensures decanters are serving coffee at peak of freshness. The FreshTrac digital indicator is available for Curtis Alpha GT brewers...
Author: Emily Jed

Dean Foods Sells Morningstar To Canada's Saputo For $1.45 Billion
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Morningstar makes dairy and nondairy extended shelf-life products, including creamers widely distributed by workplace refreshment providers...
Author: Emily Jed

Mellow Mood Drink Sickens Jersey Middle Schoolers
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Chartwells, the school dining service division of Compass Group, said it has removed Marley's Mellow Mood drinks from William R. Satz School and Holmdel High School...
Author: Emily Jed

Green Mountain Offers Limited Edition Colombia Geisha K-Cups
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Known for its sweet, citrus-like flavor profile, the Geisha varietal is highly sought after by bidders in auctions, often fetching high prices because of its intricate harvesting process...
Author: Emily Jed

Green Mountain Profits Climb, Shares Soar
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc.'s fourth-quarter profit climbed 22%, exceeding Wall Street expectations and sending shares soaring as Keurig brewers and K-Cups boosted bottom line growth...
Author: Emily Jed

Conagra Buys Private-Label Giant Ralcorp For $5 Billion
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
The combined company will have total sales of about $18 billion annually. About a quarter of its sales will now come from private labels...
Author: Emily Jed

Melitta Chooses UpShot Filter For Single-Cup Ground Coffee Program
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Melitta will install equipment at its roasting plant in Cherry Hill, NJ, by year-end to offer its customer base a range of roasting, filling and packaging services using LBP's UpShot filter technology...
Author: Tim Sanford

Green Mountain Names Former Coca-Cola Exec Brian Kelley Chief Executive
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Kelley, 51, joins the Vermont roaster and Keurig single-cup brewer maker from Coca-Cola Co., where he led the integration of the acquisition of Coca-Cola Enterprises to create Coca-Cola Refreshments. He succeeds Lawrence J. Blanford...
Author: Emily Jed

Smucker Expands Folgers Gourmet Selections K-Cup Lineup
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
The Folgers portion packs are now available in five roasts and two flavors, including classic, medium, Morning Café light roast and vanilla biscotti...
Author: Emily Jed

Campbell's V8 Juice Line Joins Soda Stream
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Campbell Soup Co. has struck a deal to license its V8 Splash and V8 V-Fusion brands for Israel-based Soda Stream's namesake home carbonation machines...
Author: Emily Jed

Green Mountain, Lavazza Debut Cappuccino-Latte Capsule Brewer
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
The Rivo system uses Keurig's single-cup technology to brew authentic espresso-based beverages, and froths fresh milk from the machine's refrigerated compartment...
Author: Emily Jed

Researchers: Climate Change Could Make Arabica Coffee Extinct By 2080
Issue: Vol. 52, No. 12, December 2012
Researchers at England's Kew Royal Botanic Gardens and Ethiopia's Environment and Coffee used computer modeling to predict how rising global temperatures and subtle changes in seasonal conditions might make some land unsuitable for arabica plants...
Author: Emily Jed

| Previous 10 Previous 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 Next  Next 10 |
Copyright © 2014 Vending Times Inc. All rights reserved. 
P: (516) 442-1850 | F: (516) 442-1849 | subscriptions@vendingtimes.net
55 Maple Ave. - Ste. 304, Rockville Centre, NY 11570