Canadian Vending

Van Houtte recognized as an Iconic Canadian Brand

July 4, 2017
By Canadian Vending

Montreal — Keurig Canada’s Van Houtte coffee has been recognized as an iconic Canadian brand by global brand consultancy Interbrand Canada.

Van Houtte was highlighted as one of the 150 companies, organizations and institutions that ‘make us authentically Canadian’ in “The Interbrand 150: Iconic Canadian Brands Report: Our Time to Grow”, released in honour of Canada’s 150th.

Van Houtte has been part of the Canadian fabric for close to a century. The brand was founded in 1919 by Albert-Louis Van Houtte, who opened his first grocery store in Montreal.

With more than 50 different blends, available in various formats like K-Cup pods, ground coffee or whole beans, Van Houtte strives to give each coffee a unique flavour and character of its own. Van Houtte is a brand of Keurig Canada, the Canadian business unit of Keurig Green Mountain. The company is home to an expanding family of more than 35 brands and 180 beverage varieties. The company’s Canadian principle office, coffee roasting and beverage packaging plants are located in Montreal.