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Starbucks Just Started Serving Something That You'd Never Expect Starbucks to Serve

What has the world come to?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Starbucks is afraid of going stale.<p>Yes, like the occasional chocolate croissant I get served there.<p>Its latest refreshing idea, though, might take a little getting used …

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Morgan Stanley crunches the numbers on Starbucks

Morgan Stanley digs into the question of current valuation on Starbucks (SBUX +2.2%) in a new note to clients.<p>"While investors continue to debate the …

Business

Starbucks Honors Veterans with Camouflage Cup Sleeves

The company plans to hire another 15,000 vets by 2025<p>With everyone so fixated on Starbucks’ impending rollout of their infamous pumpkin spice latte …

Coffee

5 Ways to Avoid Being ‘That Guy’ at Starbucks, According to a Former Barista - MyRecipes

Ah, Starbucks. Whether it’s for a humble tall Pike Place roast or an elaborate venti caramel-extra-whip-extra-syrup Frappuccino, there’s a good …

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Starbucks just added sushi burritos to its menu—but are they healthy?

You have to give Starbucks credit for embracing new trends: First its healthy Purple Drink was a huge hit, then the coffeehouse titan jumped on the …

Lifestyle

15 Hilariously Dumb Sh*t People Have Done When Their Brain Was in Auto-Drive

We've all experienced a full on brain fart. You know, those times accidentally put the baby ontop of the car and buckle up your coffee in the …

Humor

Starbucks: The Adjustment Is Over?

Over the weekend, Barron'sAlex Eule took a deep dive into Starbucks' (SBUX) digital efforts--and came away recommending investors buy the stock. He's …

Stocks

Starbucks has launched sushi burritos and they look fantastic

<b>Starbucks is branching out beyond unicorn frappuccinos and toasted sandwiches to bring us something a little more sophisticated: a sushi roll burrito</b> …

Burritos

Starbucks is at war with Silicon Valley—and it’s being fought through mobile payment apps

The world’s leading coffee chain has a message for Silicon Valley’s biggest, most threatening companies: It isn’t about to be disrupted anytime soon.<p>“While digital companies may win in other sectors, we will be the digital company that wins in ours,” the company’s chief strategy officer, Matthew …

Silicon Valley

Starbucks' New Sleeves Celebrate A Great Cause

If you stopped by Starbucks this morning, your morning cup of coffee may have come with a brand-new sleeve. But if the patterned addition evaded you, we wouldn't be surprised, because the coffee chain's latest release is a camouflage-print sleeve that celebrates its initiative to hire veterans and …

Veterans

Starbucks’ newest menu addition may surprise you

Starbucks is going full restaurant in a downtown Chicago location.<p>The international coffee chain is proving they’re interested in being more than …

Lifestyle

Will Starbucks and other retailers critical of Donald Trump break their New York City leases with the Trump Organization?

Schultz is a vocal critic of the president, but when it comes to sales, business trumps politics<p>Starbucks Chairman Howard Schultz is deeply dismayed …

Donald Trump

Starbucks Now Serves Sushi Burritos

The regular old burrito is *snooze*, replaced by the trending wrapped food of the moment, the sushi burrito. Everyone’s jumping on the bandwagon… including Starbucks! In an effort to prove they’re not just the home of the Unicorn Frappucino, the coffee giant is now selling the Instagram-worthy …

Food

Starbucks Just Started Selling Sushi Burritos — Wait, What?

There are Starbucks locations all over the place, making it many people’s go-to coffee spot, but the chain wants to be more than that. It’s now angling to become a hot lunch spot, and it’s starting in Chicago with two newly remodeled Starbucks location that feature an expanded Mercato lunch menu. …

Restaurants

Starbucks Is Now Serving Sushi Burritos at Certain Locations

Chicago has recently received two freshly remodeled Starbucks locations: one at LaSalle and Monroe in The Loop and one at 35th and State Street in …

Food

Watch the Newest Ads on TV From Starbucks, Marriott, Walmart and More

Every weekday, we bring you the <b>Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots</b>, new TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention …

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Former Starbucks CEO Tries to Take a Stand Against Violence — Accidentally Makes Racist Statement Instead

Ubiquitous coffee chain Starbucks has waded into political and social commentary on several occasions, and it has rarely ended well.<p>Comments from …

Racism

Turmeric latte: a golden twist to coffee

As the nights draw in as autumn approaches, Starbucks is launching a brand new warming Latte with Turmeric.<p>The latest drink craze is made by steaming …

Coffee

Starbucks hops on the sushi burrito bandwagon

The sushi burrito trend might be so last year, but better late than never, right? Starbucks is the newest spot in Chicago to feature sushi burritos on the menu, starting at two locations—the Loop (39 S. LaSalle St.) and Bronzeville (3506 S. State St.).<p>A part of the recently-launched Mercato menu, …

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Tech platform seen driving gains for Starbucks

Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) is tracking higher in early trading after Barron's calls out the upside from the chain's popular Mobile Order & Pay …

Business

Starbucks Unveils Camo Cup Sleeves to Prove How Much It Supports Veterans

Starbucks is doubling down on its mission to convince Americans that it’s extremely into the military. Starting today, cup sleeves at participating …

Veterans

Starbucks created a shoe version of their iconic coffee cup for this football player, and uh, can we have a pair?

What would it take for Starbucks to create a shoe just for us? Would we have to be football superstars like Minnesota Vikings wide receiver (and …

Coffee

Starbucks' digital payment boom could inspire Silicon Valley

Barron's cover story: "Starbucks Teaches Silicon Valley a Lesson in Tech: The coffee giant is creating a buzz in digital payments. Why the stock …

Silicon Valley

Starbucks Teaches Silicon Valley a Lesson in Tech

The coffee giant is creating a buzz in digital payments. Why the stock could jump 20%.<p>There were plenty of reasons for skepticism when Starbucks …

Silicon Valley

Obsessed With Starbucks' PSL? Here's How to Hack It So It's Healthier

When cool breezes blow, you've got one thing on the brain: a Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte. Before heading into your local Starbucks to wrap your hands around a warm cup of spiced goodness, here are some ways you can order to make it a little healthier.<p>A 16-ounce Grande made with two-percent milk …

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Obsessed With Starbucks? Then You Need to Check Out Its Summer Game

If your Summer mornings just don't feel right without a Starbucks iced beverage in hand, then it's time to put all those hard-earned points to use. With over 1 million prizes up for grabs for rewards program members, Starbucks's Summer Game contest — running through September 10 — is definitely …

Gameplay

Starbucks PSL Is Here — Well, Kind Of

Starbucks employees have sent the internet — and Starbucks lovers — into a frenzy after revealing that the PSL is near. In a Reddit thread on August …

Coffee

Starbucks is hopping on the turmeric latte trend

If you didn’t know, all the cool kids have been drinking something fancy called golden milk.<p>Are you using turmeric all wrong? And is it any good for …

Coffee

Pumpkin Spice Sauce Has Landed at Starbucks, Long Live Autumn

The coffee giant cozies up to its fall special.<p>It may be blisteringly hot in much of the United States still but that isn't stopping Starbucks from apparently gearing up for Pumpkin Spice Latte season (aka autumn) in ... August. It's still August, the northern hemisphere is in the thick of the dog …

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