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Holiday Spice Flat White Joins Starbucks Seasonal Menu

2015-11-30 On November 30 Starbucks introduces a new holiday espresso beverage for customers to enjoy alongside its perennial favorites like eggnog latte and pep...

Starbucks Helps Provide Legal Services to Veterans

2015-11-23 Antoinette Balta came into her regular Starbucks to pick up coffee the store was donating. She ultimately walked away with much more.

Restaurant Brands Promote Specials for Veterans

2015-11-10 On Wednesday, November 11 federal offices and many private businesses will close to honor Veterans Day.

Starbucks Hires 5,500 Military Vets and Spouses

2015-11-09 Starbucks Corporation announced a significant hiring milestone and investments to further bridge the gap between the military and civilians since only...

Starbucks' Red Holiday Cups Return with Seasonal Drinks

2015-11-02 For many, the holidays begin when they catch their first whiff of eggnog or have their first taste of peppermint.

Starbucks Gets Spooky with 'Frappula' Frappuccino

2015-10-26 The most popular adult Halloween costumes of 2015 are expected to be U.S. presidential candidates, emojis, and Star Wars characters.

Starbucks College Achievement Plan Passes 4,000 Mark

2015-10-14 As the number of partners (employees) moving through the Starbucks College Achievement Plan continues to climb, some trends are becoming apparent.

Starbucks Plants a Coffee Tree for Every Bag Sold

2015-10-02 Starbucks Coffee Company expanded its commitment to supporting the specialty coffee industry by addressing one of the most significant threats to coff...

Starbucks, Tim Hortons, Dunkin' Rank Top in Social Media

2015-09-25 Technology and data company Engagement Labs, creator of eValue Analytics and the eValue score, released rankings on the top coffee chains and coffee b...

Report: Most Major Brands Fall Short on Antibiotic Policies

2015-09-23 Last week, a group of consumer, health, and environmental groups released an antibiotic policy scorecard grading 25 of the largest limited-service bra...