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Follow the Money: Blue Star Invests in Payments Unicorn, Ryan Scoops Up Property Tax Firm in All-Local Deal, and TPG Co-Leads $160M Investment in Video Game Developer

by | Mar 8, 2022
What companies are finding funding or having a big exit? From startup investments to grants and acquisitions, Dallas Innovates tracks what’s happening in North Texas money.
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Tea-Bag Coffee Innovator Appoints Former Sony CEO and Quantum Leaps Co-CEO as Advisors
by | Dec 19, 2021
Advisor Nobuyuki Idei says NuZee's approach to its "eco-friendly coffee product innovation" is a great opportunity to tap into one of the world's largest coffee markets.
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North Texas Coffee Innovators NuZee and Farmer Brothers Team to Expand Manufacturing, Scale Sustainably
by | Nov 12, 2020
The Plano-based startup and the 108-year-old Northlake-based coffee company want to brew up success with a new strategic partnership. The vision? To change the way single-serve coffee is enjoyed in America.

Advanced machines in a zero-waste facility could ultimately produce up to 300 million eco-friendly alternatives, including single-serve tea bags, coffee pouches, and pour-over drip cups.
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This Dallas-Based Subscription Service Is Pairing Coffee and Tips From Entrepreneurs With a Nod to Willy Wonka
by | Nov 12, 2020
Newly launched coffee subscription box Grindology, which is marketed to budding entrepreneurs, is teaming up with Design Pickle to give away a year's worth of graphic design services to one lucky customer.
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Coffee Company NuZee Files for $12M Initial Public Offering

by | Nov 14, 2019
The single-service coffee provider moved its headquarters to Plano from California earlier this year. Now, it's planning to grow via an IPO.
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Follow the Money: Actuate Raises $6.5M in Series B Funding, Kanarys Raises $1.5M; Topgolf Inks Franchise Deal
by | Nov 14, 2019
In this weekly roundup of funding, merger, and acquisition activity involving companies with North Texas ties, you’ll also find news from Kanarys, Sweat Equities, RSF Partners, Siemens, GoPlant and Align Midstream Partners.
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A Cup of Clio: This New Startup is Bringing Italian Coffee to North Texas
by | Aug 13, 2019
Clio's founders spent 10 years traveling to and from Italy to perfect its brew. Now, the startup—which bills itself as an "alternative to Keurig"—is ready to launch and grow its Highland Park-based team.
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DI People: Farmer Brothers, projekt202, BenefitMall Announce Leadership Moves
by | May 14, 2019
You’ll also find news from Fashion Industry Gallery; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP; Spence Diamonds; Thompson & Knight; Peloton Therapeutics; and Freese and Nichols in this roundup of leadership and executive moves by companies in North Texas.
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Farmer Brothers Brews Business Success at New North Texas Home

by | May 25, 2018
The daily grind at Farmer Brothers new facility in Northlake goes beyond satisfaction in a job well done — you can actually taste it one sip at a time.
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Discovery: Reducing Cancer Risk 1 Cup at a Time, Scientist Seeks Clearer Images of Deadly Tumors
by | Mar 30, 2018
Let's take a closer look at some of the research taking place at laboratories and universities across North Texas. Here are some of the stories of how they better our world.
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Gloria Jean’s Coffees Looks at North Texas for Expansion
by | Oct 27, 2017
The California-based chain is looking at franchising its stores in Dallas-Fort Worth and other areas of Texas.
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Beautiful New HQ in Northlake
by | Mar 10, 2017
INNOVATIVE SPACES | The building in the Denton County town creates a coffee house feel in a modern headquarters, production, and distribution facility.
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Local Churches Build Community Through Coffee

by | Dec 31, 2015
Union Coffeehouse has combined coffee and church for your convenience. Union’s mission can be boiled down to three concepts: coffee, community, cause.
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