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Starbucks' Teavana Concept Launches in NYC

2013-10-23 Starbucks previewed the first-of-its-kind Teavana Fine Teas + Tea Bar in New York City’s Upper East Side.

Starbucks Ranks No. 1 Quick Serve for Digital Gifting

2013-10-04 RSR Research unveiled the results of a benchmarking report entitled, “Digital Gift Cards: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly.” This is the third time RSR...

Starbucks Promotes CFO to Group President

2013-09-18 Starbucks Corporation announced that Troy Alstead, chief financial officer and chief administrative officer, has been promoted to chief financial offi...

Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte Ushers In Fall

2013-09-03 Starbucks Coffee Company today welcomed the return of the iconic Pumpkin Spice Latte (PSL), back for its 10th anniversary.

Starbucks Brews Up Business In Colombia

2013-08-27 Starbucks Coffee Company announced that it will open its first cafe in Colombia next year, expanding the company's longstanding relationship with Lati...

Starbucks, Dannon Partner to Launch New Yogurt Products

2013-07-23 Starbucks Coffee Company, the world’s leading coffee retailer and roaster of specialty coffees, and Danone, global producer of fresh dairy products, a...

Looking for Sustainability Advice? The NRA Has It

2013-07-12 The National Restaurant Association (NRA) has unveiled a new report focused on sustainability best practices for the foodservice industry. ...

Starbucks and Chick-Fil-A Touch Down at Dayton Int'l

2013-07-09 Travelers at Dayton International Airport will soon discover a new Starbucks and Chick-fil-A before taking off on a flight.

Starbucks to Add Calorie Counts to Menuboards

2013-06-19 Starbucks Coffee Company announced it will include calorie information on menuboards at all company-operated and licensed U.S.

Starbucks Stays True to Message with Smoking Ban

2013-06-13 Starbucks made waves in late May when news broke that the brand would ban smoking in its outdoor seating areas and within 25 feet of its entrances.