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Starbucks, Duracell to Offer Wireless Phone Chargers

2014-06-12 Duracell Powermat and Starbucks announced that they have begun a national rollout of Powermat wireless charging in Starbucks beginning with stores in ...

Starbucks' Mugs Showcase Band of Outsiders' Style

2014-06-09 Starbucks marks its fifth designer mug collaboration with a collection of two limited edition Starbucks Double Wall Ceramic Mugs created by Scott Ster...

Starbucks Invests $3 Million in China for Youth Development

2014-06-05 Speaking at Beijing’s Great Hall of the People, founder of the Starbucks Foundation, Howard Schultz, announced a total of $3 million investment in Chi...

Starbucks Initiatives Unite NFL Player and Marine

2014-06-03 Together, a U.S. Marine sergeant and a Seattle Seahawks player realized how much they have in common as they discussed their career paths.

Starbucks Opens 1st Store at Disney World

2014-06-02 In March of 2014, Starbucks and Disney teamed up to open the first company-operated Starbucks location at Downtown Disney in Anaheim, California.

Frappuccino Happy Hour Returns to Starbucks

2014-05-01 Frappuccino Happy Hour returned to Starbucks May 1–10. Customers can visit a participating Starbucks store from 3–5 p.m.

Starbucks Kicks Off 4th Annual Global Month of Service

2014-04-02 Starbucks announced the launch of its 4th annual Global Month of Service, with Starbucks employees, customers, and community members once again coming...

Starbucks Announces New Brand Partner: Oprah

2014-03-19 Howard Schultz, chairman, president, and CEO of Starbucks, and Oprah Winfrey, global media leader and philanthropist, today announced a first-of-its-k...

Starbucks Amends Agreement with Keurig Green Mountain

2014-03-14 Keurig Green Mountain Inc., a leader in specialty coffee, coffee makers, teas, and other beverages with its brewing technology, and Starbucks Coffee C...

Quick-Serve Industry Continues to Rise and Shine

2014-03-13 With more quick-serve players jumping into the morning daypart, breakfast traffic continues to surge.