Krispy Kreme Sold To German Coffee Empire

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Krispy Kreme, known for their glaze dripping doughnuts, announced on Monday that they are selling the company to Germany’s JAB Holding for $1.35 billion, and if the name sounds familiar, there is a reason why. JAB Holding is the investment arm of Germany’s billionaire Reimann family, who also recently purchased …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Conglomerate JAB Buys K-Cup maker Keurig For $14 Billion

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Keurig, the popular single-cup coffee maker will have a new German home when the German-based JAB Holding Co. finalizes its $14 billion deal to buy the company, which is expected to be finalized in the first quarter of 2016. JAB said that they plan to operate Keurig as an independent company, will keep its …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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