NEW YORK/ LONDON, March 14- ICE raw sugar futures fell more than 4 percent to a two-week low on Friday as traders liquidated long positions on signs that a recent rally triggered by weather worries in top grower Brazil may have been overdone.» Read More
Coffee prices are soaring up 50 percent year-to-date. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports customers should expect price hikes at their local cafes.
Luke Chandler, Global Head of Agricultural Commodity Markets Research at Rabobank, explains why he thinks the potential upside in coffee and sugar prices are now largely priced in.
Coffee prices have risen 45 percent in the last month based on supply fears out of Brazil. The Fast Money traders discuss the bean trade.
Your daily K-Cup habit shouldn't get more expensive as coffee commodity prices skyrocket, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters' CEO told CNBC.
Hot and dry weather in Brazil has hurt coffee production, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
*Brazil coffee crop worries after 6 weeks of hot, dry weather. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Feb 19- ICE arabica coffee prices catapulted to 16- month highs on Wednesday, extending the previous day's huge gains as investors piled into the market driven by worry over possible drought damage to crops in top grower Brazil and by bullish chart signals.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters stock is up around 50 percent since announcing its 10-year partnership with Coca-Cola. Green Mountain's CEO Brian Kelley says this is a "real good deal for both companies." CNBC's Sara Eisen reports.
NEW YORK/ LONDON, Feb 18- Coffee futures on ICE closed up nearly 9 percent in heavy volume at their highest price in a year on Tuesday, as light rains fueled concerns over drought-damaged crops in top grower Brazil and galvanized investors to increase holdings of the commodity.
NEW YORK, Feb 18- The bull run in arabica coffee futures continued on Tuesday, surging to a one-year high on worries about a drought in Brazil, and concern about South American crop weather also pushed soybeans to a five-month peak.
NEW YORK, Feb 12- The softs complex dominated gains in commodities markets on Wednesday as cocoa hit 2-1/ 2- year highs while raw sugar and arabica coffee rallied on factors ranging from bullish crop weather to an India government subsidy and investor speculation.
A new coffee shop called "Dumb Starbucks" has opened its doors in Los Angeles, and it's already caught the attention of the real coffee chain.
A parody of Starbucks called Dumb Starbucks gave away free coffee this weekend in Los Angeles. USA Today reports.
NEW YORK, Feb 6- Nickel prices jumped, nearing a one-week high after Indonesia upheld a shipment ban on the ore of the metal used in coin- and stainless steel-making, and arabica coffee slumped 5 percent to reverse the previous day's rally on profit-taking.
NEW YORK, Feb 5- Arabica coffee rose 5 percent on Wednesday, reinforcing its position as the year's best-performing commodity, while natural gas tumbled more than 6 percent as investors took profits on the previous session's rally.
Coca-Cola will purchase a 10 percent minority stake in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, sending the smaller firm's shares rocketing.
NEW YORK/ LONDON, Feb 3- ICE arabica coffee futures shot to an 8-1/ 2- month high on Monday and were on track for their biggest one-day gain in over a year as a heat wave in Brazil sparked fears of crop damage and lower output in the world's top grower, triggering short-covering.
*Hottest January on record in Brazil. LONDON, Feb 3- Arabica coffee futures on ICE rallied over 7 percent to an 8-1/ 2 month high on Monday as unseasonably dry weather sparked fears of reduced output from the world's top grower Brazil.
NEW YORK, Jan 31- The commodities complex had its second consecutive monthly gain in January as markets such as arabica coffee and heating oil finished up sharply on Friday to join the month's big winner, natural gas. "Natural gas was really rocking this month," said Gene McGillian, energy analyst at Tradition Energy in Stamford, Connecticut.
Arabica coffee futures rose more than 2 percent in New York for their highest gain in three weeks on short-covering from a technically oversold position. New York- traded cotton rose nearly 1.5 percent, its most in a week, extending Tuesday's gains driven by technical buying and bargain-hunting.
Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president & COO, explains how Starbucks benefits from technology and how they must utilize tech in the future.