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Starbucks Raises Fourth Quarter and FY2002 EPS Goals

2002-10-24 Company announces long-term goal of 25,00 stores worldwide.

Starbucks Testing Breakfast Sandwiches

2002-10-18 Twenty Seattle stores are participating in the hot breakfast sandwich market test.

Starbucks Reaffirms EPS Goals

2002-10-17 Growth of 20-25% per year expected by world’s leading coffee retailer.

Starbucks Names New President of Starbucks North America

2002-10-16 Jim Donald, former president/CEO of Pathmark Stores, takes the helm.

Starbucks Reports Strong September and Fiscal 2002 Revenues

2002-10-03 Tenth consecutive year of both comparable store sales gains of 5% or greater and 20% plus revenue growth.

Starbucks Announces Entry into Puerto Rico

2002-08-30 First Starbucks store on the island is to be located in the heart of Old San Juan...

Starbucks to Expand Internet Service At Stores

2002-08-19 Through a deal with Hewlett-Packard and T-Mobile, Starbucks plans to offer wireless Internet access to its patrons.

Starbucks Names New Leader for Partner Resources Worldwide

2002-08-06 PepsiCo veteran David Pace will take over the coffee company's human resources division...

"Starbucks Express" Launches in Denver

2002-08-01 Innovative ordering service allows customers to conveniently and quickly order their favorite beverages or pastries by phone or online before arriving at the store...

Starbucks, Ford Foundation, Oxfam America and CEPCO Announce Collaboration to Increase the Supply of High Quality Fair Trade Coffee

2002-07-29 Pilot program to help small Mexican coffee producers excel in an increasingly challenging coffee marketplace...