The popular hub of latte lovers and Frappuccino sippers may be rolling right now, but the longer term outlook is far more challenging. A good cup of coffee is surprisingly easy to find these days, as is a Green Mountain Coffee Roasters' K-cup.
Remember when Starbucks was special? Now you can get a good cup of coffee just about anywhere, including at home. If you're seeking the next hot beverage business with lots of room for growth, it's Teavana, the mall-based tea retailer that went public last month and expects to open 50 new stores this fiscal year.