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Report Finds Starbucks is Top Quick Serve for Q1 2013

2013-04-22 Starbucks is the top quick service restaurant brand with $166 million of Impact Media Value according to General Sentiment’s Q1 2013 QSR MediaMatch.

Starbucks Recruits Sharon Rothstein as Global CMO

2013-03-19 Starbucks Coffee Company announced it has appointed Sharon Rothstein as global chief marketing officer.

Starbucks, ACC American Café Take Off at RDU Airport

2013-03-13 Global restaurateur HMSHost will welcome travelers with three new restaurants at Raleigh-Durham International Airport as part of the airport’s Termina...

HMSHost Brings in New Starbucks at PDX

2013-01-30 Travelers making their way through Portland International Airport will be surprised to find their favorite coffee in a new location that takes them ri...

Starbucks to Build Off the Success of Its Blonde Roast

2013-01-08 Starbucks Coffee Company aims to grow share of the 40 percent of U.S.

Starbucks Set to Open in Vietnam for First Time

2013-01-04 Starbucks Coffee Company announced the expansion of its long-term relationship with Hong Kong Maxim’s Group to now operate Starbucks stores in Vietnam...

Starbucks Gets Hearty with New Oatmeal Option

2013-01-02 Just in time for New Year’s resolutions, Starbucks will launch a nutrition-packed start to the day with the new Starbucks Hearty Blueberry Oatmeal.

HMSHost Unveils Starbucks Evenings at Dulles Airport

2012-12-20 Global restaurateur HMSHost celebrated the grand opening of the very first airport location for Starbucks’ latest concept, Starbucks Evenings, at Wash...

Cardfree Launches Integrated Mobile Merchant Platform

2012-12-10 Cardfree announced the launch of its company and introduced the first fully integrated mobile merchant platform, enabling companies to drive increment...

Starbucks Unveils Accelerated Global Growth Plans

2012-12-05 Starbucks reaffirms its leadership position and growth agenda across its global retail, emerging brands, and CPG channels at its biennial Investor Con...