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Urnex Debuts Cleaner for Keurig Brewers

The Urnex CleanCup

ELMSFORD, N.Y.-Urnex Brands has introduced CleanCup, a line of single-cup brewer cleaning cups for Keurig K-Cup brewers. The user places a CleanCup inside the brewer’s cup holder and sets the brewer to brew its largest cup size twice. After the two brewing cycles, the user removes the CleanCup and brews twice to rinse out theMore »

Keurig Launches 2.0 Platform

The Keurig 2.0 model K500

NEW YORK-Keurig Green Mountain unveiled its Keurig 2.0 Brewing System at a press event here last night. The new system, which encompasses three models (the K300, K400 and K500) combines Keurig’s long-established single-serve brewing system with the ability to brew carafes of coffee and other beverages. Its technology includes sensors which send signals to itsMore »

Weather Knocks Walmart Q1

Walmart

BENTONVILLE, Ark.-The severe winter weather of early this year proved to be a major factor in the 5 percent drop in Walmart’s net income for the first-quarter ending April 30, which totaled $3.6 billion. In a conference call from Walmart’s management discussing the results this morning, Doug McMillon, Walmart’s president and CEO, said the “disruptive”More »

Shopko Conducting Facebook Giveaway of Home Products

Shopko

GREEN BAY, Wis.-Beginning on Feb. 7 and extending through March 28, Shopko is offering its customers giveaways of some of its home merchandise through its Facebook page. The products that Shopko customers can enter to win include a Rachael Ray cookware set, a Dyson upright vacuum, a SodaStream soda maker, a Keurig coffeemaker, a CrockMore »

GMCR Posts 28.5 Percent Net Gain in Q1

GMCR

WATERBURY, Vt.-Keurig brand parent Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) began its fiscal year with a 28.5 percent jump in net income, which totaled $138.2 million. Expenses controls helped fuel the bottom-line growth. Operating expenses in the quarter, which ended on Dec. 28, were virtually flat in dollars and declined 56 basis points to 17.1 percent.More »

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Launches Keurig K-Carafe

Keurig 2.0 Brewing System

WATERBURY, Vt.-Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) has unveiled the K-Carafe capability for its Keurig 2.0 Brewing System. The Keurig 2.0 brewers will be the first system to brew both one cup using a single-serve pack and a carafe of coffee using the Keurig K-Carafe pack. A number of Keurig’s family of beverage brands, including partnerMore »

At Home with Belk

Belk

The North Carolina-based department store stays focused on its customer base By David Gill This year marks the 125th anniversary in business for Belk Inc., the Southern-region department store chain. The retailer was founded in 1888 by William Henry Belk, and is now headed by his grandsons—Tim, chairman and CEO; and John, president and chiefMore »

O’Brien Tabbed to Lead GMCR Asia-Pacific Business

GMCR

WATERBURY, Vt.-Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR), parent of the Keurig single-serve brewing brand, has named Paul O’Brien president, Asia Pacific, a newly created position. The move puts O’Brien in charge of managing GMCR’s business in that region, and he reports directly to GMCR President and CEO Brian Kelley. He has come to GMCR from SaraMore »