For robusta, usually blended with higher quality arabica beans or used in instant coffees, the survey was particularly dramatic as El Nino-related dryness in southeast Asia and drought in Brazil damaged crops and drained supplies, traders said. Robusta coffee futures were forecast to rise to as high as $1,900 per tonne by the end of September and $1,985 by the... » Read More
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Michel Cup, CFO of Douwe Egberts, says pricing pressure in Europe and issues at the Brazilian operation led to lower than expected results.
A Washington state man concocted what could be the world's most expensive Starbucks drink ever, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan.
As coffee prices fall, J.M. Smucker Co. says it will pass, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Macquarie says the drop in coffee prices is due to speculative trades that are long Robusta, and short Arabica. CNBC's Jane Wells offers insight.
Green Mountain reported a weak outlook, and the stock is lower. CNBC's Herb Greenberg offers insight. "This was supposed to be a blowout quarter," he says.
Dominic Schnider, Head Commodity Research, UBS Wealth Management is bearish on Brent crude as he says oil markets are well-supplied. He says that's why recent geopolitical tensions in the Middle East did not trigger a spike in oil prices.
Brace yourself for a costlier latte. Coffee leaf rust - a fungus-borne disease devastating to plantations - has returned to plague crops in Central America, a region supplying 14 percent of the world's global production.
David Palmer, UBS analyst, discusses what's driving the stock higher after reporting earnings that were essentially in line with expectations.
Starbucks reported quarterly earnings that met analysts' expectations but revenue was slightly lower than anticipated. In after-hours trading, the stock initially slipped then turned higher.
Shares of Starbucks jumped 15 percent in 2012, with CNBC's Brian Shactman. Meanwhile Paul Richards, UBS, weighs in on the Japanese yen as it falls to a 2.5-year low against the U.S. dollar.
Patrick Dempsey, also known as "McDreamy" on Grey's Anatomy, visited Tully's stores today. Dempsey's venture Global Baristas plans to stabilize the business and improve quality control.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports how actor Patrick Dempsey managed to beat Starbucks at its own game.
Starbucks said it will set up its first outlet in in Ho Chi Minh City early next month via a partnership with Hong Kong's Maxim's Group as the U.S. chain continues to expand in fast-growing Asian markets.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports not every coffee company based in Seattle is a winner, but one celebrity wants to buy in.
Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, takes a look at the latest analyst calls, including Longbow Research initiating coverage on coffee stocks.
Starbucks is serving up a new $7 coffee called, "Costa Rica Finca Palmilera". Only 48 stores in nationwide sell the exotic beans, with 46 stores located in Seattle and Portland. Coffee lovers will have to fork out $40 for a half-pound.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg breaks down the numbers on the coffee company's earnings beat.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg breaks down the initial details of Green Mountain Coffee's impressive Q4 earnings announcement.
Daniel Stillhart, portfolio manager and technical analyst at Frankfurter Bankgesellschaft Zurich, informs CNBC of the stock outlooks for soft commodities like soybeans and coffee.