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10 Starbucks Innovations to Watch For, Including a New App

2016-12-07 On Wednesday, Starbucks outlined its five-year plan for strong global growth to an audience of investors at Starbucks Biennial Investor Conference in ...

Starbucks Plans to Open 12,000 New Stores by 2021

2016-12-07 Capping another record quarter, and year of growth and profitability, Starbucks hosted a biennial Investor Conference to present the company’s five-ye...

Starbucks Loyalty Members Can Now Win Coffee for Life

2016-12-06 It’s the season for baking, shopping and gathering with family and friends.

Starbucks' Howard Schultz on Why He's Stepping Down

2016-12-02 Starbucks named Kevin Johnson its new CEO, effective in April, as Howard Schultz will step down to focus on the brand’s Reserve Roasteries and Retail ...

Starbucks Releases New Hot Cocoa for the Holidays

2016-12-02 A cookie classic meets a cold-weather favorite with Starbucks new Snickerdoodle Hot Cocoa.

Starbucks Names New CEO as Howard Schultz Changes Role

2016-12-01 Starbucks Corporation announced that Kevin Johnson, president and chief operating officer and a seven-year member of the Starbucks board of directors,...

Starbucks Aims to Raise $3 Million for Homeless

2016-11-29 The Starbucks Foundation and Schultz Family Foundation announced their support of the annual No Child Sleeps Outside campaign by Mary’s Place.

Bearista Bears Return to Starbucks

2016-11-28 Back in 1997, Starbucks quietly stocked a new gift item on its shelves.

Starbucks Announces Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

2016-11-15 On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Starbucks and Teavana invite customers to shop for these deals at participating stores in the U.S. and online.

Starbucks' Holiday Red Cups are Back

2016-11-10 Since 1997, Starbucks has welcomed the holidays with a special red cup that celebrates the spirit of the season.