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GE Refrigerator Incorporates Keurig Brewer

GE Cafe Series refrigerator with Keurig K-Cup Brewing System

WATERBURY, Vt.-GE Appliances has introduced a refrigerator that includes a Keurig K-Cup Brewing System in its French door. The new GE Cafe Series refrigerator with Keurig K-Cup Brewing System is an evolution of the appliance maker’s Cafe French door refrigerator’s hot-water dispenser. Dan Goldstein, refrigeration marketing manager for GE Appliances, said two-thirds of consumers queriedMore »

Last updated: January 15, 2015

Retail Scorecard: Small Appliances

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NEW YORK-The deals last week at Fred Meyer stores included three 50-percent-off deals: the Elite Countertop Kettle Popcorn Maker at $44.99, the Black & Decker 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker at $19.99 and the Hamilton Beach Toaster Oven at $19.99. Shoppers who bought a Keurig 2.0 Brewing System were also entitled to get $25 back on theirMore »

Last updated: December 29, 2014

Wolfgang Puck Coffee to Move Single-Serve Cups from Keurig to RealCup

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MISSISSAUGA, Ontario-Wolfgang Puck Coffee will transition its Keurig K-Cup-compatible coffee capsules to the RealCup single-serve capsules beginning in 2015, as part of the celebrity chef’s brand relaunch. Starting early next year, Wolfgang Puck Coffee roasts and blends will appear in RealCup capsules in multiple retail channels. The initial launch will involve four blends: Rodeo Drive,More »

Last updated: December 18, 2014

Walmart Q2 Net Up 0.6 Percent as Sales Gain

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BENTONVILLE, Ark.-A modest gain in sales helped Walmart to an even more modest 0.6 percent increase in its second-quarter net income, which totaled $119.3 billion. Net sales in the quarter, which ended on July 31, reached $119.3 billion, which included flat same-store sales from both Walmart’s U.S. stores and from Sam’s Club warehouses. In addition,More »

Last updated: August 14, 2014

iRobot Names Stacy to Board

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BEDFORD, Mass.-Michelle Stacy, former president of Keurig, has been appointed to the iRobot Corp. board of directors. Stacy—who, along with heading Keurig for five years, served as vice president and general manager of Gillette at Procter & Gamble—was cited in an iRobot statement for her “wealth of experience leading consumer business and building global brands.”More »

Last updated: August 12, 2014

Urnex Debuts Cleaner for Keurig Brewers

The Urnex CleanCup

ELMSFORD, N.Y.-Urnex Brands has introduced CleanCup, a line of single-cup brewer cleaning cups for Keurig K-Cup brewers. The user places a CleanCup inside the brewer’s cup holder and sets the brewer to brew its largest cup size twice. After the two brewing cycles, the user removes the CleanCup and brews twice to rinse out theMore »

Last updated: July 17, 2014

Keurig Launches 2.0 Platform

The Keurig 2.0 model K500

NEW YORK-Keurig Green Mountain unveiled its Keurig 2.0 Brewing System at a press event here last night. The new system, which encompasses three models (the K300, K400 and K500) combines Keurig’s long-established single-serve brewing system with the ability to brew carafes of coffee and other beverages. Its technology includes sensors which send signals to itsMore »

Last updated: June 25, 2014

Weather Knocks Walmart Q1

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BENTONVILLE, Ark.-The severe winter weather of early this year proved to be a major factor in the 5 percent drop in Walmart’s net income for the first-quarter ending April 30, which totaled $3.6 billion. In a conference call from Walmart’s management discussing the results this morning, Doug McMillon, Walmart’s president and CEO, said the “disruptive”More »

Last updated: May 15, 2014