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SODO Kitchen Builds on Starbucks’ Mission

2012-05-07 SODO Kitchen opened its doors last week in Starbucks’ corporate headquarters in Seattle.

Former Defense Secretary Joins Starbucks Board of Directors

2012-05-02 Starbucks Corporation announced today that Robert M. Gates, former U.S.

Starbucks Maintains Major China Growth in Q2

2012-05-01 China’s love affair with Starbucks continues to push comparable same-store sales growth to enviable heights, said Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks, du...

Cash in on Tax Day Coffee Refund at Seattle’s Best

2012-04-13 As the deadline for filing taxes is quickly approaching, here’s a last minute tip: don’t forget to cash in on the Great American Coffee Refund.

NRA Announces Finalists of Operator Innovations Awards

2012-04-13 An independent panel of judges has selected the finalists for the National Restaurant Association’s inaugural Operator Innovations Awards.

SBUX, Dunkin' Appeal to In-Home Coffee Drinkers

2012-03-30 A new study found that American consumers who drink coffee at home rarely venture out to coffee shops or quick serves for their coffee.

Starbucks is No. 1 Most Socially Engaged Company

2012-03-29 Starbucks Coffee Company has been rated No.

Starbucks Plans Store on Columbus Avenue in NYC

2012-03-20 The tenant roster at Columbus Square continues to take shape as three major retail tenants became the latest additions to the sprawling mixed-use deve...

Starbucks Debuts First Evolution Fresh Store

2012-03-19 Four months after acquiring Evolution Fresh, Inc., Starbucks Coffee Company today announced the opening of the first Evolution Fresh store and the tra...

Starbucks Stacks Digital Team

2012-03-09 Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ: SBUX - News) promoted two senior leaders as the company continues to innovate in the way it engages and rewards cust...