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Starbucks Commits to Growth in Diverse Communities

2015-07-16 On the heels of the launch of the private-sector led 100,000 Opportunities Initiative to increase hiring of America’s opportunity youth, Starbucks tod...

Starbucks Inks Partnership in South Africa

2015-07-14 Starbucks Coffee Company and Taste Holdings announced a licensed partnership that will see Starbucks stores open across South Africa.

Teavana Announces Partnership with Girls Inc. Nonprofit

2015-07-08 Teavana has announced a national partnership with Girls Inc., a nonprofit organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, while pr...

Starbucks Serves up Teavana Mango Black Tea Lemonade

2015-07-07 Imagine a quiet summer evening, having dinner outside with a bright beautiful garden in view.

Starbucks to Close All La Boulange Locations

2015-06-17 Starbucks announced that it will be shuttering all 23 La Boulange bakery-cafés by the end of the year.

Starbucks Expands Mobile Order & Pay to 3,400 Stores

2015-06-16 Starbucks Mobile Order & Pay, which began as a pilot in Portland in December 2014 and launched in the Pacific Northwest in March 2015, is expandin...

Quick Serves Join Eat (RED) Drink (RED) Campaign

2015-05-28 Beginning May 31, operators, chefs, and consumers are invited to eat and drink red as Eat (RED) Drink (RED) Save Lives returns to raise awareness and ...

Starbucks Rolls Out Summer LTO Bakery Items

2015-05-14 Starbucks has introduced new summer bakery items that pair well with coffee and tea.

Starbucks and Teavana Celebrate Fundraising Success

2015-04-06 Starbucks announces that through its partnership with Oprah Winfrey, global media leader and philanthropist, sales of Teavana Oprah Chai have raised m...

Starbucks, Evolution Fresh, and Dannon Create New Smoothies

2015-03-31 Evolution Fresh, a market leader in cold-pressed, High Pressure Processed (HPP) juice, and Dannon, the leading maker of yogurt in the US, today debut ...