Nestlé bolsters North American coffee business with acquisition of Seattle’s Best Coffee, which also further strengthens its Global Coffee Alliance with Starbucks.
Gala Capital Partners acquires Dunn Brothers Coffee and aims to position the brand for long-term growth and franchise development.
Padre Coffee, a specialty coffee roaster, wholesaler and retailer, with bases in Melbourne and Noosa, has announced it will be acquired by Private equity firm, Liverpool Partners.
The acquisition broadens NuZee’s product portfolio and provides a new type of pour over to deliver a variety of single serve pour over coffee experiences to roasters and consumers.
The acquisition expands Nordson’s test and inspection capabilities, pushing forward innovation, technology and value across its key industries.
Coca-Cola HBC AG’s wholly-owned subsidiary CC Beverages Holdings II BV has reached an agreement to acquire a 30% equity shareholding in Casa Del Caffè Vergnano SpA, a premium Italian coffee company.
Harris Tea Company has announced the acquisition of Tetley Harris Food Group from Tata Consumer Products Company.
The coffee shop consolidation game continues following the 30 October news that Inspire Brands is acquiring Dunkin’ Brands Group, the parent company of Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins. While it may be the last coffee brand acquisition we see this year, it certainly won’t be “the last” — given the current global environment, I am sure we will see more M&As in the not-so-distant future.