| Feb 6, 2015
| 2:35 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
This week's red-hot freebies incude a $100 Fitbit Flex from TD Bank, a price cut from Verizon Wireless, free frozen yogurt, museum visits on Saturday and Sunday, up to $50 in free gift cards from Pubix, a free $15 off a $15...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 4:13 PM
Keurig Green Mountain, which operates a roasting, grinding and packaging facility in Isle of Wight County, posted weak first fiscal quarter earnings despite seeing sales from its popular brewing cups rise.
The coffee firm employs about 500 workers in...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 10:14 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - Coke is coming out with premium milk that has more protein and less sugar than regular. And it's betting people will pay twice as much for it.
The national rollout of Fairlife over the next several weeks marks Coca-Cola's entry into...
| Feb 2, 2015
County officials are betting on a new approach to lure businesses into Isle of Wight's troubled intermodal park — one that will cost the county up front but will pay dividends if successful.
The county has allotted $1.9 million in its proposed...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:44 AM
Keurig Green Mountain Inc., which has a production facility in Isle of Wight, released the results from a Harris Poll survey of 843 office workers on the benefits of having coffee in the workplace.
Here are the results:
- 89 percent say a good cup...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 3:47 AM
Capitalizing on the popularity of single K cup brewers, GE Appliances is launching new refrigerator later this year that can brew Keurig K-Cups.
"Over the last couple years, GE surveyed Café French door refrigerator consumers who have the hot water...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Keurig Green Mountain posted large fourth-quarter revenue gains despite seeing royalty income and sales from its brewers and accessories drop, according to its quarterly report.
The coffee firm operates a roasting, grinding and packaging facility in the...
| Jan 12, 2015
Barnie's CoffeeKitchen thinks it has a solution to the constraints of single-serving machines.
The Orlando-based café and manufacturer is launching its next iteration of the cups used in the single-serve home machines, but a new design that allows for...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:10 AM
Pacorini, the largest provider of logistics services for the global coffee market, plans to invest more than $500,000 in a warehouse facility in Suffolk's Northgate Industrial Park, according to a news release.
The facility would employ 10 people and...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:45 AM
After reports that customers were scalded by hot water spraying from their coffee brewers, Keurig Green Mountain is recalling more than 7 million units just days before Christmas.
Ninety burn-related injuries were reported, and more than 200 instances...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:54 AM
If you purchased a Keurig coffee maker for the holidays, you may want to give that serial number another look. The company is recalling more than 7 million Keurig Mini Plus Brewing Systems after nearly 100 consumers reported burn-related injuries from the...