JM Smucker Q3 beats Street, signs Green Mountain deal

Rueters reports that J.M. Smucker Co (SJM.N) posted higher-than-expected quarterly earnings as its Folgers coffee business continued to drive improved results, and the company signed a deal to sell coffee packs for Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc’s (GMCR.O) brewers.

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Tim Hortons Bets on Michigan Expansion

Jennifer Youssef of The Detroit News reports that as Starbucks Corp. shutters stores in Michigan — seven closed last year and 11 more are on the chopping block — Canada’s Tim Hortons Inc. is moving in to serve coffee-drinkers left in the lurch.

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Honey Dew Donuts Partners with the Dartmouth Company

A release on BusinessWire today announces that Honey Dew Donuts has partnered with The Dartmouth Company to assist them with their expansion efforts. The Dartmouth Company is a full service commercial real estate firm specializing in the leasing and sale of retail properties throughout New England. The key to The Dartmouth Company’s success has been the quality of their team members and their in-depth understanding of the markets in which they operate.

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Breakfast Wars: Burger King turns to Starbucks’ Seattle’s Best coffee

USA Today reports that Burger King(BKC) plans to launch a massive new coffee line as it tries to overhaul its breakfast menu and boost its slumping business.
The nation’s No. 2 burger chain will add Starbucks’ Seattle’s Best Coffee to all its U.S. restaurants in a phased roll-out that begins this summer, executives told The Associated Press on Tuesday.

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