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Starbucks Reserve Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Returns

2017-02-22 High in Jamaica’s Blue Mountains grow some of the world’s most rare and exquisite coffee.

Starbucks Expands FoodShare Program in Texas

2017-02-21 As a 7-year-old girl, Esther Ortega Johnson often woke up early on weekends during cold weather, bundled up in warm clothes and made her way to downto...

Starbucks' 'Coffee with a Cop' Events Continue

2017-02-17 For Starbucks district manager Sean Greenlee, conversations over coffee between members of his South Seattle community and law enforcement have change...

Starbucks Rolls Out Ice Cream at 100-Plus Locations

2017-02-16 Following a successful test at its concept store in Seattle, Starbucks is rolling out ice cream at more than 100 stores across the U.S.

Ready-to-Drink Teavana Begins Shipping Across U.S.

2017-02-13 Starting Monday, customers will have a new way to enjoy Teavana tea.

Starbucks Commits to Antibiotics Policy by 2020

2017-02-09 Starbucks announced a commitment to serve only poultry raised without the routine use of medically important antibiotics in U.S.

Valentine’s Day Gifts at Starbucks

2017-02-06 Love is in the air, and Starbucks is making it easier than ever to enjoy a sweet treat or find a heartfelt gift this Valentine’s Day.

Starbucks Sets the Record Straight with Veterans

2017-02-02 Following is a message to customers from Starbucks Armed Forces Network, an internal veteran group with more than 14 chapters across the country.

Starbucks' Hiring Plans Reach Veterans, Youth, and Refugees

2017-02-01 On January 29, Starbucks announced plans to hire 10,000 refugees around the world in the 75 countries where it does business over the next five years.

Starbucks’ Answer to Trump Ban: Hire 10,000 Refugees

2017-01-30 In a letter sent to all Starbucks’ employees on Sunday, CEO Howard Schultz addressed President Donald Trump’s executive order that bans refugees from ...