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Keurig Green Mountain

Keurig Green Mountain, formerly Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, is a personal beverage system company and a specialty coffee and coffeemaker company founded in 1981 and headquartered in the U.S. It sources, produces, and sells coffee, hot cocoa, teas, and other beverages under various brands in portion packs for its Keurig brewing systems; and sells coffee beans and ground coffee in bags and fractional packs. It sells many of its beverage varieties in K-Cup single-serve pods, and as of 2015 offers Vue, Rivo, Bolt, and K-Carafe pods as well.

To be acquired by an investor group

In December 2015, it was announced that Keurig Green Mountain has agreed to be taken private by an investor group led by JAB Holding for $92 a share in cash. The total equity of the deal is about $13.9 billion. The agreement was unanimously approved by Keurig's board of directors and is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016.


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