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Keurig Launches K-Duo Coffeemaker Line

Keurig Dr. Pepper has launched a new line of Keurig-branded coffeemakers that combine single-serve and drip coffee functionality in one unit.

Executive Profile
Ravi Saligram, Newell Brands

Named Newell Brands president/CEO in late July, Ravi Saligram will officially take his new position in early October. He joins the struggling company with a wealth of high-level executive management experience.

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Fitbit Launches Bluetooth Scale

Fitbit has expanded its Aria Air collection with the launch of a Bluetooth scale that tracks weight and syncs with its app to calculate one’s body mass index (BMI) and other key health metrics.

Executive Profile
Bryan Welsh, SodaStream, U.S.

Consumer beverages are no stranger to Bryan Welsh. Since 2005, he has held several key positions within PepsiCo, which now owns SodaStream. These include senior director of category management, sales, strategy & planning at PepsiCo Canada and vp/gm of a Pepsi-Starbucks North American coffee partnership.

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PicoBrew Introduces Coffee Brewer

PicoBrew has introduced Pico MultiBrew, a kitchen countertop brewing appliance that is said to use advanced software and hardware to brew high-quality coffee. The MultiBrew is also capable of brewing tea, kombucha, beer and other specialty beverages like horchata in various sizes.

Executive Profile
Dave Albert, Spectrum Brands

Named to his current position at Spectrum Brands in early 2019, Dave Albert is no stranger to the company nor the consumer products marketplace. At Spectrum, he has held a variety of executive positions including vp/international with the company’s Hardware & Home Improvement Division and vp/gm of Canada and Asia Pacific.

Executive Profile
Rich Krause, Capital Brands

Rich Krause is no stranger to C-suite level positions. Prior to joining Capital Brands, the parent company of Nutribullet, in August of 2018, Krause had held the CEO spot at a number of companies including Confluence Outdoor, a supplier of premium kayaks, canoes and related products; and FeraDyne Outdoors, a supplier of various outdoor products.

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