India's tea-drinking culture will make it challenging for Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts to break into the beverage market.
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The single-cup market in the US is dominated by this coffee roaster with its proprietary Keurig brewing system.
The company plans to more than double its number of outlets over next 20 years. Baskin Robbins expands in Asia.
The company's growth strategy involves driving Keurig single-cup brewer adoption in North America.
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