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NEW YORK, Dec 19- A relatively unknown German holding company this week made its third move on a coffee company as it tries to assemble a juggernaut that can challenge chains like Starbucks Corp and Dunkin' Brands Group Inc.
Dec 17- The Benckiser group agreed to buy Caribou Coffee Co Inc for about $340 million in a deal that would boost the German investment company's position as the No. 2 U.S. purveyor of premium coffee, but still well behind Starbucks Corp..
*Lavazza owns 7.5 pct in Green Mountain, says not to raise stake. MILAN, Dec 12- Italian coffee roaster Lavazza expects the United States to overtake Europe as its second-biggest market behind Italy over the next 10 years, as it expands in the growing market for single-serve coffee machines.
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NEW YORK, Dec 5- Starbucks Corp plans to open more than 3,000 new shops in the Americas in the next five years, an increase of more than 20 percent, as it pushes a growth strategy that relies on tea and juice as much as coffee, the world's largest coffee chain said on Wednesday.
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*Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq each end up 0.8 pct. NEW YORK, Nov 28- U.S. stocks rallied on Wednesday after comments from House Speaker John Boehner, the top Republican in Congress, on a possible compromise to avoid the "fiscal cliff" turned the market around.
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*Costco to pay special dividend. *Dow up 0.5 pct, S&P 500 up 0.3 pct, Nasdaq up 0.3 pct. House Speaker John Boehner, an Ohio Republican, said he was optimistic that a budget deal to avert large tax hikes and spending cuts currently under discussion in Washington could be reached.
*Costco to pay $7 special dividend on Dec 18. NEW YORK, Nov 28- U.S. stocks turned higher on Wednesday on investors' hopes that a compromise could be reached to avoid the "fiscal cliff" after comments from U.S. House Speaker John Boehner and President Barack Obama.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg breaks down the numbers on the coffee company's earnings beat.
*4th- qtr EPS of $0.64/ shr top Wall St view of $0.48/ shr. Nov 27- Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc on Tuesday forecast earnings for the current quarter and full year that were much stronger than analysts expected, helped by an expanded lineup of single-serve coffee makers and drinks, sending its shares up 24 percent in after-hours trade.
The coffee maker delivered a big earnings beat, sending shares of its stock up more than 20% in after-hours trading.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg breaks down the initial details of Green Mountain Coffee's impressive Q4 earnings announcement.
Inventory problems look to drag down share prices for a couple of high-end retailers, Brad Lamensdorf of the Ranger Equity Bear ETF said Monday on CNBC.
Israel-based soda machine maker SodaStream was keeping business as usual, even amid rising violence before a fragile truce with Hamas took hold this week, CEO Daniel Birnbaum told CNBC's "Fast Money's Halftime Report."
Green Mountain is bringing in Brian Kelley, a top executive from Coca-Cola, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.