MCD is seeking an entry in coffee business for a very long time. Buy-out could offer a nice entry into Coffee/espressos in Stores and Coffee at home. Easy international reach and many new avenues to sell k-cups too.
really? you need to grow up man. search in google. If you can't even do that, then you should quit the board dude.
McDonald's & Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Announce Partnership
Oct 27, 2005
BOSTON - McDonald's restaurants are partnering with Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. to source, roast and package Newman's Own Organics Blend coffee exclusively for more than 650 McDonald's restaurants in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine and Albany, NY. The new coffee will be available beginning Nov. 1.