Starbucks

Here's Another Secret Starbucks Drink That's About To Take Over Instagram

Is there anything as beautiful as one of those special cotton candy pink sunsets? The answer is yes, and you can order it anytime you want at Starbucks. Now you don't have to wait around for the rare blending of bright pinks as the sun goes down. You can sip down that gorgeous color scheme whenever …

Cotton Candy

The One Thing To Never Say When Ordering Food At Starbucks, According To An Employee

Working as a Starbucks barista seems extremely difficult. Not only are you making complicated drink orders in a fast-paced environment, but you also …

Food

Starbucks: Long-Term Trends Vs. Short-Term Expectations

Starbucks has taken some criticism over two quarters of missing estimates.<p>Regardless of forecasting, the company has had year after year of sales …

Stocks

The New Lunatic Hipster Way Of Serving Coffee (How Long Before Starbucks Starts Doing It?)

Was this necessary? Of course not.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>How do you define progress?<p>Does the internet represent it? Does the iPhone? Does Starbucks?<p>I have the chain on my mind because of a new coffee trend that is …

Coffee

I've discovered the magic of ordering ahead at Starbucks, and all the guilt that comes with it

My day starts at 7AM. I get up, brush my teeth, throw on tinted SPF moisturizer, and leave my Queens, New York apartment by, ideally, 7:30. My usual first stop is the Starbucks next to my subway station, which inevitably adds at least 15 minutes to my commute because regardless of what I order, …

Dunkin' Donuts

Starbucks Turns Coffee Beans Into Coffee And Lemons Into Lemonade

Earlier this week Starbucks experienced a technology glitch that shut down its payment system in various stores throughout the U.S. and Canada. A failure like this could have cost the coffee shops millions of dollars. Think about it. If you owned a store and couldn’t accept payment for whatever you …

Coffee

How You Can Rise Above the Social Media Noise

Whether you’re building a brand on social media, marketing a business event, or campaigning for a cause, you’re fighting everyone else for space — …

Social Media Marketing

Woman burned by Starbucks coffee awarded $100K

A woman in Florida who was burned by a cup of Starbucks coffee was awarded more than $100,000 for her injuries on Thursday.<p>Joanne Mogavero won the …

Coffee

Starbucks +3.1%; Cramer a fan

In an exclusive conference call with his Action Alerts PLUS investment club earlier this week, Jim Cramer said Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) is "restoring …

Jim Cramer

How is Starbucks giving baristas the perfect way to avoid student debt? Free tuition.

<br>Ah, yes. COFFEE. GIF via Starbucks.We love it. No doubt many of us rely on it. And in one year, well, <b>we've collectively spent around $40 billion</b> …

Coffee

10 ways Starbucks makes you spend more money — and how to resist

Treating yourself to a coffee drink may seem like a small indulgence, but the amount you spend on your java habit can add up quickly. And Starbucks is skilled at getting customers in the door repeatedly — and spending more while they are there.<p>TODAY talked to restaurant and spending experts to …

Coffee

How to Manage Your Social Media Accounts Like A Pro: 21 Mandatory Mantras (& 9 Agency Tips)

In its existence of over a decade, social media has gone from being an optional splurge to a mandatory investment.<p>However, the ROI of social media is …

Social Media Marketing

Starbucks outage limits digital payments

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>Starbucks suffered a payment systems outage on Tuesday that impacted select stores in the US and Canada for “several hours,” according to Reuters.<p>The outage, which began as …

Banking

Starbucks tests coffee ice as a new way to add a jolt to your latte

For an extra 80 cents, you won't have to worry about your Starbucks coffee getting watered down. If you live in St. Louis, Missouri, or Baltimore, …

Coffee

Starbucks Computer System Crashes After Software Update

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Starbucks Just Launched a Coffee Variant That's Both Inspirational and Insane

What sort of mind created this?<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Some ideas are simply crazy.<p>With some, though, you can't be sure.<p>This could be genius. This could be nonsense. When do you decide which it is?<p>Here, then, is the …

Coffee

Starbucks Apologizes For Outage, Says All Stores Should Be Operational Again Soon

After Starbucks stores around the country had to shut down or give out free food when their payment system stopped working, the coffee giant says …

Consumer Protection

Here’s how to snag one of those adorable Starbucks x Bando-collaborated cups that are only sold in Asia

Whether you’re into classic espressos or prefer dessert-like creations (hey, Unicorn Frap!), Starbucks just debuted some pretty tumblers that we all …

Asia

Starbucks is giving out free coffee because an update wrecked its computer system

Some Starbucks locations across the US are temporarily giving out free coffee to customers, as an update has put the point of sale systems out of …

Coffee

Starbucks Is Selling So Many Cute New Summer Cups

Bring on the pink drinks.<p>Warm weather is officially here, so put those mugs away. It's tumbler season, baby! Starbucks is celebrating with a few new cold drink cups that <i>Cosmopolitan</i> spotted on the coffee company's website. The four cups seem to be available only for shipping to the U.K., so we …

Coffee

Starbucks payment outage a rude awakening for some Chicago customers

It was a rude awakening for some Starbucks customers Tuesday when an overnight software update knocked out payment systems at an undisclosed number of locations across the U.S. and Canada, making it impossible to buy their morning cups of coffee.<p>The outage prevented the affected stores from …

United States

Ban.do's Starbucks Collab Launches Today

Ban.do, the Insta-popular indie brand based in Los Angeles, has collaborated with Starbucks on a summer ready line of accessories, and it launches …

Limited Edition

Review: Starbucks - Midnight Mint Mocha Frappuccino

<b>Starbucks' Midnight Mint Mocha Frappuccino</b> features extra-dark cocoa blended with coffee, milk, ice, and mint sugar crystals with a layer of whipped …

Beverages

Starbucks system outage leads to free coffee at some locations

Starbucks (SBUX -0.7%) confirms that some store systems in the U.S. and Canada are still down tafter a routine system upgrade.<p>The company is giving …

Coffee

Even kindergartners know you can’t cut the line. Unless you order with an app.

Even kindergartners know the rule: You can’t cut the line.<p>But now, thanks to technology that lets restaurant and coffee shop customers easily order …

Dunkin' Donuts

9 Starbucks secret menu Frappuccinos you need to order asap

How have we gone this long without a Twix Frappuccino?!<p>If you didn't already know, there are thousands of secret menus floating around the internet. The McDonald's one is pretty well known - but it's the Starbucks' Frappuccino one you really need to know about.<p><i>Disclaimer: some of these components</i> …

Dessert

Is Starbucks Ready to Heat Up Again?

Shares of Starbucks have been cool for the last 18 months, but things are percolating, according to one analyst.<p>On Monday, Brett Levy at Deutsche …

Coffee

Starbucks: When an Upgrade Isn’t Enough

<b>Starbucks</b> (SBUX) only recently broke above the trading range it had been stuck in for much of the past year, but now looks like it's stuck in place …

Deutsche Bank

Starbucks Is Taking Your Favorite Dessert and Doing Something Very Painful With It

Nothing is sacred.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Food isn't just about taste anymore.<p>It's about posting it to Instagram and gaining the drooling admiration of all around.<p>Starbucks knows about this. It's recently confessed -- I …

Dessert

Morning Movers: Tesla Tanks, Starbucks Gains, CenturyLink Drops

Stocks look set for a higher open this morning as oil prices rise after <b>Russia</b> and <b>Saudi Arabia</b> agreed that OPEC production limits should be</b> …

Markets