Does Green Mountain's New CEO Have What It Takes?


Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (NASDAQ: GMCR) has just announced that Brian Kelley will leave his position as the chief supply officer of Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO) to be Green Mountain's new CEO. In this video, Motley Fool analysts Blake Bos and Austin Smith discuss how Kelley's operations expertise could be great for fine-tuning Green Mountain's supply chain, and how his joining the company should be cause for optimism after such a long period of decline for Green Mountain, where a management change was sorely needed.

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