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Starbucks: the EU’s official press release

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Commission has decided that Luxembourg and the Netherlands have granted selective tax adv...

Reaction of the Dutch authorities to the Commission decision on Starbucks

With regard to the EU ruling according to which tax deals granted to Starbucks in the Netherlands and Fiat in Luxembourg a...

EU Commission clears acquisition of joint control over WMF by KKR and FIBA

The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the acquisition of joint control over WMF Group GmbH (...

Puerto Rico Coffee Roasters owes nearly $68K in back wages, damages and penalties after US Labor Department investigation

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico — If you live in Puerto Rico, the coffee you drink was likely harvested, packed and shipped by worke...

Metropolitan Coffee and Concession LLC to convert its Chapter 11 case to a case under Chapter 7

SAN FRANCISCO (USA) - Metropolitan Coffee and Concession Company, LLC ("Metropolitan") announced today that it filed last ...

Ethiopian Ministry to re-establish coffee & tea authority

Ethiopia’s Ministry of Agriculture(MoA) is collecting comments on a draft regulation to re-establish an authority for coff...

NCA Statement on diacetyl

The following NCA Statement on diacetyl was released on May 5. Diacetyl is a compound created spontaneously in many foods ...

European Commission approves coffee joint venture between DEMB and Mondelēz, subject to conditions

Following an in-depth investigation, the European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed crea...

COLOMBIAN COFFEE – EU Delegation in Japan invites the FNC to discuss its intellectual property protection strategy

The Delegation of the European Union (EU) in Japan invited the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation (FNC) to present its de...

MERGERS – European Commission opens in-depth investigation into coffee joint venture between DEMB and Mondelēz

BRUSSELS, Belgium – The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether a proposed joint ventur...