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Starbucks Pumps Up Sales With Premium Products | Inc.com

Starbucks is extracting more money from customers with offerings like a "Flat White" espresso drink and revamped baked goods that cost a little more.<p>The Seattle-based chain reported a higher quarterly profit Thursday, with sales jumping 7 percent at established U.S. stores. The company said much of …

Cold-Brew Coffee Is Finally Coming to Starbucks

Mark your calendar for March 31.<p>Rejoice, closet hipsters and Starbucks fans! Cold-brew coffee is coming to the masses on March 31. According to the company's release, the superior-tasting iced coffee will roll out to more than 2,800 stores in the northeast, mid-Atlantic, and Midwest. (No word on …

The real controversy about the coffee “flat white” has nothing to do with Starbucks

Tomorrow morning, US time, the ubiquitous coffee chain Starbucks will start selling “flat whites” to its US customers.<p>At which point the “flat white,” a not-too-milky espresso drink long adored by Australians—and more recently, by hipster types in the UK—will finally have arrived in the American …

Drought broken, coffee crop growing nicely

You may not know the growth cycle of the coffee plant any more than I do, but every season rain and frost play a vital role in that growth, the harvest size and therefore the price of their prized beans.<p>Brazil is the world’s largest exporter, so a forecast of frost at the wrong time will be …

A Look Inside the World's Largest Starbucks

Portland may think itself an unofficial coffee capital of the world, but neighboring Seattle<p>Portland may think itself an unofficial coffee capital of the world, but neighboring Seattle certainly stakes a claim to that moniker. After all, it is the home base of Starbucks – the company that almost …

Starbucks sets date for coffee delivery as sales rise

Starbucks Corp. said revenue rose 10% in the fiscal fourth quarter, thanks to a steady increase in new stores and its continuing efforts to woo a …

How to order the perfect coffee around the world – and the best cafes

Cafes are great places to get a feel for a city but if you simply order a “coffee” or “café” in a non-English-speaking country, you won’t always get the drink you’re expecting. To save you from coffee disaster, we’ve listed the most popular varieties in 10 cities. And if we’ve missed your …

London’s independent coffee shop map – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 8:00 am, September 23, 2014 in Food & Drink, Maps<p>How many independent coffee shops have you visited in London? Last year, Daniel Stevens …

Tasty or terrible? Starbucks launches Guinness-flavoured coffee

Coffee chain Starbucks has created a 'Dark Barrel Latte' that tastes like the iconic Irish beer Guinness<p>Coffee snobs might want to look look away now – Starbucks has introduced a coffee that tastes like Guinness.<p>The coffee giant is well known for offering twists on coffee, including spiced pumpkin …

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Coffee: how cold-brew became the hot new thing

In 2014, keeping pace with coffee can be an exhausting business. First came the flat white, then an explosion in drip-filter. Suddenly, the Aeropress was everywhere and, this summer, British coffee connoisseurs have been hailing a new breakout star: cold-brew.<p>Not to be confused with iced-coffee (in …

10 of the best coffee shops in London: readers' tips

London's top coffee shops, as tipped by Guardian readers. Feed your caffeine addiction at these capital city highlights<p>• <b>Steamed or frothing that your favourite has been missed? Then add your recommendation in the comments below</b><p>Winning tip: The Attendant, Fitzrovia<p>It's not just the perfect coffee, …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

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Food trend alert: there’s a cold brew coffee revolution brewing – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 10:00 am, June 9, 2014 in Food & Drink<p>Just getting your head around single-estate artisan espresso? Well, wake up and smell the latest …

Starbucks has opened a new store in New Orleans that's designed to channel the mystical feel of the city itself. Evocative of an early 1900s apothecary, the store is latest in Starbucks's portfolio of hyper-local shops aimed at being part of a neighborhood's culture, rather than disturbing it. http://f-st.co/XlTB2ez