Who Is Green Mountain Coffee Roasters?
If you're a fan of Keurig® single-cup coffee brewing like those of us at Your Coffee Cup, you've probably heard of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters because GMCR coffee is one of the top-selling brands for Keurig® brewing systems. But did you know that GMCR has owned Keurig® since 2006?
Founded in 1981 as a Vermont cafe that roasted its own coffee, GMCR expanded at first by selling its coffee to other local restaurants and small businesses. Ultimately, GMCR left the cafe business to focus on roasting and distributing its coffees worldwide.
The company is known for its dedication to fair trade and organic products. Before partnering with Keurig®, GMRC made a name for itself selling bagged coffees—and in fact they still sell bagged coffees in addition to single-cup portion packs for K-Cup® brewers and other Keurig® brewing systems.
GMCR produces a large number of different blends and roasts in single-cup portion packs. Some of the bestselling varieties from GMCR include their Breakfast Blend, Nantucket Blend, and Dark Magic. They also have several popular variety packs, which Your Coffee Cup suggests as the best way to get to