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Starbucks Supports Communities with 'Coffee with a Cop' Events

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 ...

Nearly 13M People Are Now Starbucks Rewards Members

2017-01-26 Starbucks Corporation reported financial results for its 13-week fiscal first quarter ended January 1. Q1 Fiscal 2017 Highlights:...

Starbucks Nominates 3 to Board of Directors

2017-01-25 Starbucks Corporation announced the nominations of Rosalind Brewer, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sam's Club, and executive vice president ...