Blue Bottle Coffee sells to Nestlé – so has it sold out?


The high-end coffee chain has given over a 68% stake to the Swiss food giant – and customers devoted to its bespoke brews are uncertain about its future

“They sold out to the man,” said Ben Christiansen, outside the Blue Bottle coffee shop on West 15th St in Manhattan on Friday. “But I don’t know if I’ll stop coming here just yet.”

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