As you recuperate from yesterday's Thanksgiving feast, turn your focus to this weekend's food and drink events. Blue Bottle Coffee is now open in the Aventura Mall, Jack Daniel's Barbecue and Beats will take place in Hialeah Park onShow More Summary
It follows Nestlé’s acquisition of Blue Bottle just two months ago.
This week, drink in the dark at Funky Buddha; buy tickets to the 2018 Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival; and visit Blue Bottle's first Miami-Dade location in the Design District.
To celebrate the opening of its MWADLANDS skatepark, Palace has unveiled a collaboration with vodka brand CIROC. Taking to Instagram, the London skate label shared an image of the icy blue bottle finished with all-over Palace print. ?? •PALACIROC •LINKED IT •FOR MWADLANDS •OPENING •SAFE •@cirocgb A post shared by PALACE (@palaceskateboards) on Oct 19, […]
Oakland, California-based Blue Bottle Coffee is a few months away from opening two shops in Miami-Dade County, one inside the Aventura Mall's renovated dining wing and another in the Design District (3800 NE First Ave.).
Soon after hipster coffee brand Blue Bottle Coffee sold to Nestle, founder James Freeman gave this wonderfully candid interview where observes how the deal probably dragged on because lawyers get paid by the hour. When asked about the backlash on social, he rightly noted: “nobody grabs their telephone and opens up Twitter and types in
What Nestlé’s purchase of Blue Bottle really means What they’re saying is that it won’t change us,” a barista at one of Blue Bottle’s Manhattan locations said as he carefully poured hot water over a pile of coffee grounds. ReferringShow More Summary
“The world is not filled with examples of small companies improving after transactions like this.”
Blue Bottle's fancy coffee shops have long been a favorite haunt of Silicon Valley's movers and shakers. So at some point, a who's who of prominent venture capitalists decided that since they were pouring money into everything else, they might as well fund their preferred baristas too. Show More Summary
Craft beer brands from Wicked Weed to Funky Buddha have been inundated with criticism and boycott threats over the last year following the news that they're being acquired by beer industry giants. Now, hip roastery and chain Blue Bottle...Show More Summary
Big companies are good at lots of things. Managing complex supply chains. Buying in bulk to get the lowest prices from suppliers. Getting products on lots of store shelves and in front of lots of consumers. But they’re not good at everything. Like being cool. Which is why, over the past few years,...
Like ice-cream and revenge, champagne is best served cold, ideally between 42.8 and 53.6 degrees Fahrenheit. But if you're forced to drink it at 68 degrees Fahrenheit, just below room temperature, something fleeting but amazing will happen. Show More Summary
Nestlé's most recent investment could provide the company a much-needed reputation boost. On Thursday, news broke that the $259 billion Swiss company had bought a majority stake in Blue Bottle Coffee, a hip chain and roastery that'sShow More Summary
The Bay Area may be imploding beyond recognition as housing prices skyrocket, regional train service BART becomes increasingly unreliable and unaffordable, and homeless encampments spill into city streets. But at least there is Blue Bottle to make it all better by giving some folks a place where they could stand in extraordinarily long lines while […]
Nestlé’s deal for a majority stake in Blue Bottle Coffee is in part an effort to reach coffee-loving millennials. Other food giants may be hunting similar targets.
Nestlé is dropping up to $500 million to take a majority stake in the hip coffee brand Blue Bottle Coffee. At first glance, the two companies have little in common: one is a hip coffee chain with roughly 50 locations, and the other is...Show More Summary
Finally, Bono caught a break. SEE ALSO: I am the empress of fall and if you drink hot coffee before the equinox you are dead to me The U2 frontman is one of several noteworthy investors who are going to pocket some nice change afterShow More Summary
Nestle already owns brands such as Nespresso, Nescafe and creamer brand Coffeemate. Blue Bottle Coffee will continue to function as its own entity.
The deal was reportedly worth $500 million.
Blue Bottle Coffee, the Oakland-based coffee roaster and retailer known for its high-end specialty coffee, is now part of Swiss food giant Nestle. Nestle and Blue Bottle announced the acquisition — a majority stake for Nestle — on their respective websites Thursday. Blue Bottle will continue to...