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An Arizona teen on horseback was denied service at a Starbucks drive-thru, but got a do-over a couple days later. (KABC). KABC. Thursday, March 08, 2018 03:26PM. ANTHEM, Ariz. (KABC) --. Aspen Cline says her birthday trip didn't quite go as planned. She had seen videos all over the internet of horses in the drive-thru ...
BED-STUY -Starbucks, often seen as synonymous with corporate expansion and gentrification, is coming to Bed-Stuy--and so far, it's being welcomed with open arms. The global coffee chain is bringing its first location to Bedford-Stuyvesant, using a model that will employ 95% local residents at the store ...

What is now a financial institution will likely become a second Starbucks serving German Village. The current Education First Credit Union at 399 Livingston Ave. is set to be converted into multiple new uses. The lender plans to move into Downtown and open a new branch and headquarters in the ...
Starbucks--just in time for International Women's Day--has announced it will launch an effort to empower 250,000 women and their families in coffee and cocoa-growing regions by 2025. The new strategy comes in partnership between the Starbucks Foundation and Malala Fund, the organization run by ...
And apparently, those profit-seeking efforts include messing around with how people scrub their free Wi-Fi while inside a Starbucks store. Currently, a customer enters the Starbucks Wi-Fi by visiting a special page and accepting terms and conditions of use. But according to Starbucks Chief Financial Officer ...
Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz shared his vision of the challenges facing America with the Rotary Club of Gastonia in an unexpected visit to the city Thursday afternoon. A billionaire several times over, Schultz, 64, kept returning to the themes of economic justice, of corporate responsibility, ...

The other day I did something very out of character: I went to Starbucks. I walked in, perused the large sprawling menu, and uttered the words, "I'll have a blonde espresso, please." I did it for science. I wanted to know what the big deal was, and why the $27 billion company was trying to offer such a product, ...
When Aspen Cline wanted to celebrate her birthday by placing her Starbucks order on the back of her horse, Scout, she was refused service by the barista working the drive-thru window at the Anthem, Ariz., location. "Starbucks in Anthem refused to serve us or even take our order," Aspen's mother, Tandy ...
Starbucks is opening up the doors of one its coffee farms to give the public a chance to see how it sources its beans. About 45 minutes from the Costa Rican capital of San Jose sits a nearly 600-acre coffee farm called Hacienda Alsacia. Starbucks purchased it in 2013, and has used it as a global research ...
An Arizona teenager accuses Starbucks of discrimination. Aspen Cline says they refused to serve her Frappuccino when she rode through the drive-through on a horse. Starbucks tells a Phoenix TV station the order was refused for safety reasons. Now, riders have been served at other Starbucks, but come ...
Starbucks introduced almond milk to its menu in 2016 and has since released several plant-based beverages, including last summer's four-drink collection it launched to promote Lady Gaga's anti-bullying organization Born This Way Foundation. In November, Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson announced that ...
She wants her coffee shop back, and she wants Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson to know it. The Starbucks store at Sea Turtle Marketplace burned Jan. 21. It was in an old bank building, with the novelty of a vault room complementing its overstuffed chairs and sofas. It was kind of like a hip living room filled ...
The planned site for the new store is across the street from a former Starbucks location at the Chalet Place shopping center at 56th and Summitview avenues. Starbucks closed the store last July. The Chalet Place store space currently houses Newsroom, a cafe that sells various coffee and food items.
Editor's note: This was contributed by Clement Ledormeur, Digital Project Director at digital agency 31Ten, and Vladimir Garnele, UX-UI designer and partner at 31Ten. Starbucks released its brand new website solely for China on February 27th, a strong step forward in its "digital flywheel" strategy ...
It's the first of up to 1,000 such high-end stores Starbucks has said it plans to open as it spends big on an expansion toward a higher-end, fuller-service part of the food and beverage market. Starbucks founder and chairman Howard Schultz sees falling rents in premium retail locations easing the way for his ...
Drivers in Northglenn, Colorado, must have been surprised to see an entire Starbucks store rolling down the highway on a flatbed trailer. The store, which originally opened in 2012, was being relocated to a new site about a mile away. This would be impossible with a normal Starbucks location, but this cafe ...
Starbucks just opened the first of its 1,000 planned Reserve stores on the ground floor of the chain's headquarters in Seattle, Washington. The Reserve store -- seen as a competitor of more upscale coffee shops like Blue Bottle and Intelligentsia -- includes a high-end Princi bakery, full liquor bar, coffee bar, lounge areas, ...

Shoppers walking into any Starbucks around the country are greeted not only by the smell of espresso and fresh ground coffee, but also by displays of themed coffee mugs, thermoses and coffee-brewing equipment such as french presses. But Starbucks is scaling back those products by roughly 30 percent ...
Starbucks on Tuesday will open the first of 1,000 planned upscale Starbucks Reserve stores as part of a broad strategy to defend against high-end coffee rivals like Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea and Blue Bottle Coffee. Starbucks for the first time in 2017 had more U.S. outlets than McDonald's. The world's ...
With growing adoption and the potential for disruption in the financial industry, it's worth considering how Ripple could branch out to become a more ubiquitous form of payment. Here are three reasons why Starbucks, a company serving coffee in over 75 countries and territories, could be accepting Ripple ...
Life in Japan can be measured in seasonal dessert offerings. With Valentine's Day now in the past, the focus falls squarely on one of the year's spotlight stretches. Cherry blossom season approaches, with companies big and small prepping an array of sakura-tinged foodstuffs for the pink-loving masses.
Coming soon to a Starbucks near you: Less variety. Expect to see a narrower assortment of products in the main area of your local coffee chain outpost sometime soon this year. After reporting a disappointing holiday season quarter stateside, Starbucks (sbux) is planning to remove 200 items, or 30% of the ...
Whether you're a seasoned Shamrock Shake fan, or if you're just now discovering it, there's no denying that it's one of the best milkshakes of all time. The rich creaminess of the shake combined with refreshing hints of mint makes for a really incredible beverage. Like, the mere thought of it literally gives me ...
The concept itself is nothing new for the brand, which made its first shipping container store -- coming in at a diminutive 450 square feet, or roughly the size of a two-car garage -- back in 2012. Starbucks' Seattle headquarters overlooks the Puget Sound, and the land was covered with shipping containers, ...
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 ...


 

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