MINNEAPOLIS -- Byerly's here is boosting its gourmet coffee merchandising by adding gourmet coffee shops operated by a regional roaster.
The shops will be operated by Caribou Coffee Co. here, under an exclusive agreement with Byerly's. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The supermarket operator had begun carrying the roaster's whole bean coffees in its grocery aisles as early as the last week of September.
The first Caribou coffee shop in a Byerly's was expec