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To that end, Starbucks has two new menu items that are sure to make your day (or days, if you're sensible enough to resist the urge to eat them both in one sitting). Up first is the Sakura Donut, a tempting combination of Eastern and Western confectionery skill which takes a thick cake donut and adds a ...
McHENRY - A developer has filed an application to turn the city's existing Twisted Burger restaurant into a Starbucks. The developer wants to complete renovations and construct a drive-thru on the Twisted Burger building, 3405 W. Elm St. Twisted Burger is a quick-service shop that offers specialty burgers, ...

Amber Rose was kinda slut-shamed at her local Starbucks, but it turned out to be all in good fun! The SlutWalk founder went out for a Frappuccino this weekend from her neighborhood coffee shop. When the cup was labeled "slut" instead of "Amber," she didn't miss the opportunity to share her glee with her ...
A Bluffton Starbucks employee reported a man exposed himself on four separate occasions at the drive thru window between late January and Valentine's Day, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report. The exposures were reported Saturday, but happened between Jan. 22 and Feb. 14 at the ...
Roughly 10 months after Starbucks jumped the unicorn with its Sweet-Tart-tasting Frappuccino, the brand's dabbling with another psychedelic drink, only this time, the swirling colors aren't the result of powders and sauces. Starting on Tuesday, Feb. 20, Starbucks stores throughout Asia will start selling a ...
Q. Many mornings, as I travel north on State Highway 39 (Beach Boulevard) at Garfield Avenue, I encounter a line of cars waiting to pull into the drive-through of a Starbucks. Anywhere from three to 10 vehicles are backed up onto the highway, into the northbound, right-hand lane, back to the traffic light at ...

The Seattle native, who prior to joining Starbucks in 2009 worked at Corbis and PlayNetwork, recently joined J. Crew to help lead the struggling company's business as president and chief experience officer. J. Crew's same store sales declined nine percent during the third quarter of 2017, and its net loss ...
Starbucks (Nasdaq:SBUX) shares fell a bit after the company reported its first-quarter earnings. That drop was likely because same-store growth in the United States only came in at 2%, and that was due to higher prices, not an increase in customers. The numbers fueled concerns that the company has ...
Plans for Encinitas' second drive-thru Starbucks got a green light Thursday from the city's Planning Commission, but the board set multiple conditions on the project to alleviate traffic congestion concerns. Encinitas already has one of the region's busiest drive-through Starbucks. It's in Leucadia just west of ...
The Seattle-based coffee giant, Starbucks Coffee, will offer handcrafted beverages, premium teas, fine pastries and other delectable favorites. Shoppers can refuel with a caffeine jolt and sip on the artfully roasted coffees, in the 1,580-square-foot space, located off the main parking lot from the 7th Street and ...
If your spending habits are anything like mine, there's a good chance that you spend a little too much moolah on food and coffee. (Mostly coffee, if we're being honest.) It really is a serious problem, and although I've tried to make pacts with myself to spend less on caffeine, Starbucks is the scene of many of ...
Starbucks is slated to make its opening at 7 a.m. Monday at Allen Premium Outlets, 820 W. Stacy Road, next to Great American Cookie Company. In addition to fresh-roasted whole bean coffees, the popular chain is known for their selection of premium teas, pastries and other treats. The music played in ...
Two men have been arrested in connection with a burglary at a Starbucks in Dunwoody. Story Highlights; Dunwoody police say ... Two brothers accused of robbing a Starbucks in Dunwoody may be responsible for thefts at other locations of the coffeehouse company, police said. Quadir T. Johnson, 28, and ...
The reopening of the State Street Starbucks, which has been closed since early January for renovations, has been postponed a week, according to an announcement from the Newtown business association. The coffee shop was slated to reopen Saturday, Feb. 17. The grand opening celebration is now ...
Two months after the sale of two other Starbucks properties, a third Dayton-area location of the coffee chain has been sold. Greene County property records show the Starbucks property at 2735 N. Fairfield Road in Beavercreek sold on Feb. 2 for $1.3 million. The buyer is FCPT Holdings LLC, which lists a ...
Adam Brotman, a longtime Starbucks executive who helped mold the Seattle coffee giant into one of the most technologically advanced retailers, is leaving the company after nine years for a top role at J.Crew. Brotman will join J.Crew as president and chief experience officer and report to new CEO Jim ...
Caffeine junkies rejoice: There is a new place to get your fix. Starbucks opened its doors promptly at 5 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 12, and by mid-morning, everything was running as smooth as a mocha frappuccino. manager Danyelle Sikes explains that all of the employees learned their exact jobs at area ...

I find myself many mornings at the mercy of a line leading to my favorite caffeinated drink. The horrors I have witnessed within that line have made me rethink my entire Starbucks experience. Between the technological phone glare reflecting off every bored expression present and the sickly smell of morning ...
Fans of Starbucks are getting a new location in Columbus to satisfy their espresso and frappuccino fix or grab a bite to eat. The Seattle-based company is wrapping up demolition of a former Pizza Hut restaurant at 1702 Manchester Expressway, with crews on Wednesday breaking down the remaining ...
The largest coffee chain in the world is about to get a little larger, as Starbucks plans to open a third outpost in the Elm City by mid-April. The Seattle-based coffee company currently has two stores in New Haven, both of which are on Chapel Street, separated by only three blocks. The company has ...
The largest and most lavish Starbucks in the world opened in November 2017 in Shanghai, China. Starbucks Reserve Roastery is the first non-U.S. location of a new series of shops designed to offer a more "immersive" experience for coffee lovers, according to Starbucks. Barbara Sellars Saylor, a U.S. ...
A. police told a man at about 1:23 p.m. Feb. 6 that he needed to stop urinating in coffee cups at Starbucks, and leaving them in the bathroom. According to a police report, the man told officers he thought the urine was being collected by medical company for "research." B. At least one person suffered ...
The largest and most lavish Starbucks in the world opened in November 2017 in Shanghai, China. Starbucks Reserve Roastery is the first non-U.S. location of a new series of shops designed to offer a more "immersive" experience for coffee lovers, according to Starbucks. Barbara Sellars Saylor, a U.S. ...
The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office is investigating two Tuesday morning burglaries at Starbucks coffee shops along Interstate 95 and investigators are looking into whether they may be related to similar break-ins throughout the state. "From what we are hearing there have been a lot of these happening in Florida," Sheriff's ...
With Starbucks coming to 16 W. Union St. in summer 2018, local coffee shops are buckling down to keep their current customers from switching to name brand coffee. Chris and Angie Pyle, owners of Donkey Coffee, 17 W. Washington St., said Donkey Coffee is ready for Starbucks and hopes that its ...
If coffee is your one and only true love, then you need to act fast. Starbucks released a steamy treat for Valentine's Day, and caffeine fiends with a sweet tooth have been obsessed with it. The new drink, formally called the Cherry Mocha, was released by Starbucks on Feb. 7 in honor of the approaching ...
BRIDGEPORT -- Bridgeport soon will have a Starbucks coffee shop, with site work currently underway in the White Oaks development off Jerry Dove Drive. The 8,749-square-foot Retail Village Building 2 is under construction with Starbucks being the first tenant announced. Starbucks will occupy 2,200 ...
A woman said on facebook that the Starbucks in Port Orange, which is about 60 miles south of St. Johns County, was also targeted. In St. Johns County, crews had to make repairs to the stores since the burglars forced their way inside. Starbucks sent Action News Jax a statement that said, "We are thankful ...
Starbucks has once again been honored by the Ethisphere Institute as one of the most ethical companies in the world. Just six other food and beverage companies, including Mars Incorporated, which was not recognized last year, join the coffee chain on the 2018 list. Since 2007, the Ethisphere Institute ...
Howard Schultz, the executive chairman of Starbucks, discussed bitcoin and blockchain in greater detail. In the Jan. 25 call, he said that "I don't believe that bitcoin is going to be a currency today or in the future," but stressed that blockchain technology could become a central technology to businesses over ...
EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- A long-planned Starbucks coffee shop at DoubleTree Evansville is expected to open by April. "It will be run and managed by the hotel," DoubleTree general manager Harold Mirambell said. "It will have all the products you'd find at every Starbucks." The coffee shop will be at Walnut ...
An article published in Forbes explains the way Starbucks and others choose the location of the next investment. "retailers are now turning to big data (another big industry buzz term, but one that largely warrants the attention) to help them do just that. Simon Thompson, director of commercial business for location-analytics ...
A family is reportedly suing Starbucks over claims that their beverages allegedly contained blood from one of the baristas. According to ABC 7 News, the alleged incident occurred in 2016 at a San Bernardino location of the popular chain. A family consisting of a woman, her husband, her mother-in-law, and ...
Near the end of last semester, between 15 and 18 student employees quit their jobs at the Taylor Place Starbucks due to poor management and communication, according to five former and three current employees. About 30 students worked at this Starbucks location last semester, and approximately half ...
"Starbucks branches are among the most visited places by Chinese travelers in South Korea," said Danny Chung, general manager of Alipay South Korea. "We will continue to introduce Alipay to more local merchants, including restaurants and shops, to make Chinese travelers' journey[s] as convenient as at home.".
SUTTON - A homeless father and son were arrested after they allegedly robbed a Starbucks at gunpoint, jumped into a Cadillac and led police on a chase, then slammed head-on into a cruiser in Northbridge Saturday evening. A robbery was reported at Starbucks Coffee Cafe, 22 Galaxy Pass, about 7:20 ...
The family determined that none of them had been bleeding, then called Starbucks to report the incident. They discovered that an employee had been bleeding and had been removed from the floor, the complaint states. "My wife and my baby just drank someone's blood," Louis Vice said. "It was bad.".
It's been emblazoned over product packaging, brand logos, clothing … and of course, Starbucks drinks! (That's the sign of a true trend, as far as we're concerned.) Before you get too excited about 'gramming a pretty pink drink this spring, we have some bad news: the three drinks are only available in Japan ...
... Sumter's Main Street scene. Baker said the menu will be "things that don't take very long to make," such as burgers, quesadillas, spinach and chicken salads, etc. Hotel employees will also be selling fresh, made-to-order Starbucks coffee and hot cookies, which will be made daily, to guests and the public.
After noticing a bloody smear on the side of their Starbucks drinks, a Redlands family is suing the Seattle mega coffee chain for suffering from "extreme distress" over the possibility of contracting a blood-borne disease. The lawsuit alleges Starbucks had no concern for the family's well-being, according to ...
Plans for a 100-room timeshare on the site of the popular Starbucks at Calhoun and East Bay streets got a crucial thumbs-up from a Charleston zoning board Tuesday. The board of zoning appeals voted 5-0 to grant a special exception for the five-story project, which would also displace the Charleston ...
Starbucks (Nasdaq: SBUX) has blamed a lot of things for the slowdown in its U.S. business: Limited-time offers didn't resonate with customers; they weren't buying merchandise and gift cards; more people were shopping online; changes to its loyalty program were unpopular. One thing that didn't take the ...
NEW HAVEN -- Starbucks has submitted plans for a new coffee shop downtown -- just one block away from one of its current locations on Chapel Street. The Seattle-based coffee giant seeks to open a shop on the first floor at 195 Church St., the former First Niagara Bank building. City Building Official Jim ...
Starbucks quietly opened a new "Reserve" bar in San Francisco's SoMa district Jan. 5, as it battles with the Bay Area's vibrant high-end coffee scene. The coffee giant has staked much of its future global growth on the high-end Reserve brand. Located at Mission and Main streets, San Francisco's first ...
Starbucks was an early adopter of mobile order and pay technology. Its use in the U.S. has grown from 3 percent of company-owned store transactions two year ago to 11 percent. investors and customers will be watching how the widespread rollout of the mobile order and pay platform performs next month.
We're talking about those chocolate covered cherries that pop up by the boxful around Valentine's Day. While those sweets are a staple of wooing and romantic gesturing all year round, their inherent association with February 14 is the inspiration behind Starbucks' newest beverage, the (much less messy) ...
I surprised myself about six years ago when a couple trips to Starbucks (Nasdaq: SBUX) resulted in my becoming a frequent Starbucks customer. At about the same time that I became a customer, I became a modest investor in Starbucks stock, with the position comprising about 2% of my personal portfolio ...
Are you enrolled in the Starbucks Rewards program but tired of the whole "having to use real money to pay" thing? Want a hip new way to feel anxious about your credit score through a combination of caffeine and poor financial planning? Well you're in luck! In an effort to boost flagging sales, Starbucks just ...
In a recent quarterly investor call, Starbucks' Chairman Howard Schultz discussed the possibility of incorporating blockchain technology into Starbucks' impressive digital repertoire. Starbucks' commitment to being a first mover when it comes to disruptive technology has already resulted in the hugely ...
"We wrestle with the fact that we continue to view Starbucks as one of the best long-term stories in the consumer sector," writes Mizuho in a report covered by StreetInsider.com (requires subscription). "As long as US comps continue to decelerate in the near-term, the market will be less willing to justify ...


 

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