- Nestle (NSRGY, NSRGF) faces an even larger challenge in the coffee business with Mondelez International (MDLZ) jumping in with D.E. Master Blenders to form a new formidable rival to the Swiss giant.
- The company was already struggling with decelerating sales growth and copycat sellers in Europe.
- Analysts call the emergence of Jacobs Douwe Egberts a "tectonic" shift in the coffee business. At first glance it looks like Nestle might be sitting on the fault line.
at MarketWatch.com (Oct 29, 2014)