Starbucks

Starbucks In China: A Pessimistic Outlook For Investors

Starbucks's China growth story is not as good as it seems.<p>Its targeted high-end market is getting saturated and does not have much growth …

Coffee

Buy Coffee, Sell Starbucks

Comp Sales of Starbucks are around 3-4% year over year, which is lower than the past.<p>Money Managers are the most net short ever on coffee …

Coffee

$10 Starbucks Gift Card Only $5

<b>Groupon</b> has another great deal this week where you can get a $10 Starbucks gift card for only $5. The only bummer is that you have to be invited in …

Frequent-flyer Programs

World’s First Tatami-Style Starbucks to Open in Kyoto

a <i>noren</i> curtain hangs outside the new Kyoto Starbucks locationStarbucks first international market outside of North America began in Tokyo in 1996 and …

Japan

What is the Aging Coffee Trend?

In recent years, there has been a trend of aging coffee. The hype goes something like, "Aged wine is great. Aged whiskey is great. So is aged …

Coffee

The Worst Summer Drink You Could Order At Starbucks for Weight Loss

Starbucks has become a huge staple to coffee drinkers and tea lovers around the country. It's just about everywhere at this point, and it's so simple …

Weight Loss

Starbucks just moved ahead with hiring 2,500 refugees in Europe

Back in January, Starbucks CEO Howard Shultz (now executive chairman) announced that the coffee company would be hiring 10,000 refugees worldwide …

Refugees

What Uber’s Board Can Learn from Starbucks

One of the major turning points in the Uber saga came during a staff meeting on June 13.<p>“There’s a lot of data that shows when there’s one woman on …

David Bonderman

Starbucks Announces It Will Hire 2,500 Refugees In Europe

The company is taking its new mission across the pond.<p>Starbucks announced that it plans to hire 2,500 refugees in its Europe locations by 2022. That’s about 8 percent of Starbucks’ current European workforce of about 30,000.<p>The company plans to work with non-governmental organizations across eight …

Refugees

Here’s Why Starbucks Insists on Using Their Own Drink Size Names

Starbucks is most people’s go-to coffee chain these days, but, if you’re like us, you might wonder why you can’t walk in and order a medium coffee. Small, medium and large sizes used to be sold at the mega chain, but because of CEO Howard Shultz and a trip over seas, we now use totally different …

Coffee

Introducing Starbucks’ Newest Drool-Worthy Frappuccinos

Starting today, Starbucks stores will offer two fruity and creamy new Frappuccino flavors.<p><i>This content originally appeared on Food & Wine.</i><p>It’s …

Coffee

Why Starbucks Is Partnering With Snap Kitchen

, Contributor<p>Starbucks is going through somewhat of a rough patch, as the company reported disappointing Q2 2017 results with comparable sales growth slowing due to congestion caused by its mobile order pay and system. While the company is positive that the issues have been resolved and comps will …

Food

What's The Deal With Starbucks' Cup Sizes?

Small, medium, and large; these are our go-to orders just about anywhere when purchasing grub-to-go, especially beverages. That is anywhere but at one specific global coffee mecca — yep, we’re looking at you Starbucks.<p>Throughout the decades, this java giant has gone against the S/M/L grain and …

Coffee

Starbucks: Buy On Weakness

Starbucks is down 7.5%. Is this dip a buying opportunity despite concerns of slightly dim comparable-store sales growth?<p>The percentage of regular …

Coffee

These 2 new Starbucks Frappuccinos will brighten your summer

Get those camera phones ready. Starbucks has just introduced two new crème Frappuccinos, and they’re so vibrantly colored, they’ll be the perfect centerpiece for your summer afternoon Instagram at the pool or beach.<p>Starting today, you can order the Berry Prickly Pear Frappuccino Crème and the Mango …

Unicorn Frappuccino

Starbucks to hire 2,500 refugees in 8 European countries

SEATTLE - Starbucks has announced plans to hire 2,500 refugees in its European stores by 2022, as part of a global program announced in January.<p>The …

Refugees

Every year, Starbucks sends 4 billion nonrecyclable paper cups to landfills

In 2008, Starbucks publicly acknowledged that the plastic coatings it used on its paper cups made them impossible to recycle using the kinds of …

Recycling

I Gave My Mom Shrooms So She Would Open Up About My Father’s Death

“Are you ready, Mom?”<p>“Yes, sure, but I still don’t understand what these will do…”<p>“Don’t worry, just relax. They’re going to help you feel better. Whatever happens, don’t freak out. And say whatever you want, don’t hold back.”<p>It’s a late fall afternoon in Mississauga, Ontario. I’m visiting my mom …

Love

Another clash between Starbucks and a Trump voter is going viral

Some Trump supporters are calling for yet another boycott of Starbucks after one woman said she was bullied at a Charlotte store for wearing a Trump T-shirt. Kayla Hart said that when she walked into a store there last week, the baristas laughed at her. When she received her iced tea, instead of …

Lifestyle

Dispute Over Wrong Drink At Starbucks Ends In Wrestling Match, Stabbing

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> A trip to Starbucks ended violently on Sunday, after two customers got into argument over a wrong drink order, and one of them got …

Crime

Starbucks: Gains Ahead

Starbucks continues to trade at a multiple well above the U.S. stock market as a whole.<p>However, analysts expect 14-15% earnings growth over the next …

Stocks

Starbucks Vows to Hire Another 2,500 Refugees, This Time in Europe

Starbucks is entering round two of its refugee-hiring plan, the backlash be damned. It announced today — which, not by accident, is World Refugee Day …

Refugees

6 Starbucks Ordering Hacks You Need For Summer

The weather's finally getting warmer, and that means it's officially iced coffee season. By now we know that the best place to get a refreshing iced …

Coffee

17 Struggles You'll Only Understand If You're A Starbucks Mom

Just embrace it already.<p>Posted on June 18, 2017, 14:16 GMT<p>1. You walk into Starbucks in the morning and the baristas are like...<p>Hey girl! You got my triple shot grande skinny half-soy four pump vanilla latte ready?<p>2. You've brought the kids with you so many times that the baristas know your real …

Coffee

Starbucks Customer Says She Was Bullied by a Barista

Things got real political.<p>Kayla Hart went to her local Starbucks in Dilworth, NC wearing a Donald Trump t-shirt and says she was bullied by the …

Baristas

Starbucks Short Bets Are on the Rise (SBUX)

Nationwide coffee behemoth Starbucks (SBUX) has seen its shares rise alongside the general growth of the S&P 500 Index from the beginning of 2017 …

Stocks

Siblings commemorate their father with Starbucks gift cards | Starbucks Newsroom

<b>By Nicholas Serpa / Starbucks Newsroom</b><p>When 26-year-old math teacher Adam Khan was growing up, he and his father Ishaq had a tradition: Every week, …

Coffee

Starbucks Baristas in Trouble for Mocking Trump-Supporting Customer

A North Carolina woman says baristas at a Starbucks in Charlotte made fun of her for ordering coffee while wearing a Donald Trump campaign T-shirt. …

Coffee

This reviewer really doesn't like Starbucks' ice policy

All this guy wanted was a green iced tea with light ice. But we know he couldn’t ever get it.<p><i>Internet Comment Theater</i> is a Mashable original series that takes the internet’s weirdest comments and reviews and brings them to life.

Good Times! Starbucks and Ban.do Teamed Up For a Pretty New Collection

Starbucks's latest collaboration will seriously win you over. The brand has teamed up with Ban.do for a "limited-edition, 10-piece collection of …