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Starbucks Partners with Brightloom for Restaurant-Technology Platform

SEATTLE — Starbucks Coffee Company has entered a deal with Brightloom (formerly eatsa), a tech company working to create a best-in-class end-to-end digital customer-experience...

Starbucks Testing Greener Cups

SEATTLE — Starbucks is set to trial a selection of greener cup solutions in select cities around the world.

Starbucks Opens 30,000th Store in China

SEATTLE — Starbucks has opened its 30,000th store in Shenzhen, China. The Starbucks Reserve Shenzhen Bay Mix City location is...

Nestlé and Starbucks Finalize Global Coffee Alliance

VEVEY, Switzerland & SEATTLE — Nestlé and Starbucks Corporation have closed a deal granting Nestlé the perpetual rights to market Starbucks consumer packaged goods...

Starbucks Plans to Eliminate Plastic Straws by 2020

SEATTLE — Starbucks has announced plans to eliminate plastic straws across its 28,000 stores by 2020. The change is part of a conscious effort...

Starbucks Selling Tazo Brand to Unilever for $384 Million

SEATTLE — Starbucks has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the assets of its Tazo brand — including signature recipes, intellectual property and...

Rosalind Brewer New Starbucks Group President, Chief Operating Officer

SEATTLE, Wash. — Starbucks Corporation has appointed Rosalind Brewer as group president and chief Operating officer, effective Oct. 2. Brewer is the former president and...

Kevin Johnson Named President and COO of Starbucks

SEATTLE — Kevin Johnson is the new president and COO of the Starbucks Corporation. He will replace Troy Alstead, who is taking a sabbatical,...

California Dreaming

TORONTO — Billed as “California day in Toronto,” some 150 wine producers from the Golden State made the trek north yesterday, April 4, to...