Intelligentsia Coffee cart

Ten-unit Intelligentsia plans measured growth, including one or two new coffee bars this year.

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When Peet’s Coffee & Tea agreed to acquire a majority stake in the Intelligentsia Coffee roaster and retailer last year, it was clear the third wave of super-premium coffee has been tagged as a growth opportunity.

The acquisition brought Intelligentsia into the portfolio of Peet’s parent JAB Holding Co., which in recent years has also added

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