Keurig-JAB Deal Gets Nod from Canada

Regulatory approval clears way to acquisition
February 26, 2016David Gill

Keuriglogo3x2WATERBURY, Vt.-JAB Holdings’ proposed acquisition of Keurig Green Mountain has received regulatory clearance from Canada’s government under its Competition Act.

The two companies expect to close the acquisition “as soon as reasonably practicable, subject to the satisfaction of any remaining conditions,” said a Keurig statement.

When the transaction closes, JAB will acquire Keurig for $13.9 billion, or $92 a share. Yesterday, Keurig announced that its shareholders had voted to approve the acquisition.

David GillDavid Gill | Contributing Editor

David Gill is a contributing editor to HFN.


  • Patti Carpenter Talks Color and its Importance in the Home

    Camera Icon   More Videos

Subscribe to
HFN Omnichannel
Receive the news you need to know about the trends in the industry delivered right to your inbox.

Current Issue

  • HFN August 2017 cover


    August 2017

    COVER STORY: Sharpening the Focus on Millennials

    Find out what makes Millennials tick when it comes to home decorating, shopping and at-home entertaining with HFN's annual consumer study. Turns out, Millennials favor the in-store shopping experience.


    • Power of the People - Crowdfunding campaigns provide needed capital, feedback for home and housewares product launches.
    •  Omnichannel Retailing: Visual Search Takes Off - Learn how voice and visual search are revolutionizing product discovery.