Farmer Brothers Completes Acquisition of West Coast Coffee Company

February 9, 2017

Northlake, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Farmer Bros. Co. (NASDAQ: FARM) (“Farmer Brothers” or the “Company”) a national coffee roaster, wholesaler and distributor of coffee, tea and culinary products announced today that it has acquired West Coast Coffee Company (“West Coast Coffee”) for $13.5 million, plus a performance-based payment of $1.0 million if certain sales levels are achieved in certain subsequent periods.

“We are excited to welcome West Coast Coffee to Farmer Brothers. Their focus on quality products and customer service, combined with their coffee expertise, make the business a great strategic and cultural fit for Farmer Brothers,” commented Mike Keown, CEO of