Keurig Green Mountain

Keurig takes control of Dr Pepper and Snapple brands for $18.7 billion

Keurig takes control of Dr Pepper and Snapple brands for $18.7 billion

Keurig Green Mountain Inc. has agreed to an $18.7 billion deal to acquire of Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. Through the merger Keurig will now have control of brands like 7Up, Sunkist, Crush, Hawaiian Punch, Canada Dry, Schweppes, Mott's, RC, Yoo-hoo, Clamato, Realime, Rose's, Mr. & Mrs. T, bai, Hires Root Beer, Nantucket Nectars, Orangina, Sun Drop, Stewart's and IBC Root Beer.

The coffee pod's parent company, global investment firm JAB Holding Co., already owns several beverage and restaurant brands including Caribou Coffee,...

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