WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) -- Keurig Green Mountain has struck a deal with Dr. Pepper Snapple to make single-serve capsules for use in Keurig's soon-to-be released cold beverage system.
The companies did not disclose terms of the agreement Wednesday or specify which particular brands will be featured. Dr. Pepper Snapple Group Inc. sells Sunkist, Snapple, Dr. Pepper and Hawaiian Punch.
The multi-year deal will make Keurig Green Mountain Inc. the exclusive producer in the U.S. and Canada for the drinks that use fountain syrup in the new Keurig Cold platform.
Keurig Cold, which is expected to launch in the fall, lets users to make cold carbonated drinks, sports drinks, teas, juice drinks and enhanced waters at home.