green mountain coffee roasters

Premium Tea: The Next Hot Beverage Craze

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.

Green Mountain Tumbles After Accounting Error Is Revealed

Shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters plummeted 17.4% in morning trading Wednesday after the company announced that it had discovered $4.4 million worth of accounting errors dating back to 2007, and that the SEC had started a probe.

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters to Buy Van Houtte for $891 Million

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. (GMCR) will buy gourmet coffee roaster Van Houtte for C$915 million ($891 million). Van Houtte is currently owned by investment fund Littlejohn & Co., which took the company private in a deal worth about C$600 million in 2007.

Why America Can't Get a Great Cup of Coffee

When it comes to ground coffee, blends of beans are the top sellers in America. Sadly, this means most buyers aren't getting a great cup of java, says Consumer Reports, which tested 37 varieties without finding a single one it could rate "excellent" or "very good."