Falling coffee prices will be a topic of discussion as coffee sellers such as SBUX, KFT, SJM,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Falling coffee prices will be a topic of discussion as coffee sellers such as SBUX, KFT, SJM, DNKN, PEET, and GMCR meet this week at the National Coffee Association's annual convention, After rising early last year and pressuring margins, arabica prices are now at 16-month lows. Soaring penetration rates for single-serve machines such as Green Mountain's Keurig and Starbucks' just-announced Verismo will also receive attention.