Tag Archives: VEGI

Local News
December 22, 2015

Keurig going private in $13.9 billion deal

By Elizabeth Hewitt, VTDigger.org

A private equity firm will acquire Keurig Green Mountain in a $13.9 billion deal.

The Vermont-headquartered company, which specializes in single-serve coffee machines, announced the deal Monday, Dec. 7, with an investor group headed by JAB Holding Co.

JAB is already…

Opinion
April 8, 2015

Doubling down on job creation

By Governor Peter Shumlin

Since its inception in 2007, the Vermont Employment Growth Incentive program (VEGI) has encouraged companies to relocate to or grow in Vermont, translating into well-paying jobs for Vermonters. In the eight years since the program was launched, companies approved…