Business News Archive - June 16, 2006

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Keurig, Incorporated, originally announced on May 2, 2006, for total consideration of $104.3 million (the "Purchase Price").

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.