Whoosh! You can hear the milk steaming, the espresso shots being pulled, and the smell of the world’s finest coffees. It’s the NW Regional Barista Competition in Seattle this weekend. Come taste coffee and watch the region’s best baristas work their magic.
Patrick Dempsey says he wants to rescue a coffee house chain and more than 500 jobs.
Another Starbucks may soon pop up around the corner, with the world’s biggest coffee company planning to add at least 1,500 cafes in the U.S. over the next five years.
These four holiday recipes are both scrumptious and healthy.
During the first 12 days of December, Seattle based Starbucks is offering a special purchase each day. Check them out at your local Starbucks or online at starbucks.com!
Starbucks says it may repurchase up to 25 million additional shares of its common stock. The plan reflects the Seattle based company’s strong cash flow and commitment to return value to shareholders. The move comes a day after Starbucks announced the acquisition of Teavana, which sells loose leaf teas, for $620 million.
Starbucks inaugurated its first store in India Friday in a historic building in southern Mumbai as the Seattle-based coffee giant seeks growth in a market long associated with tea drinkers.
The parent company of Tully’s Coffee is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is closing an unspecified number of its stores.
Facebook is rolling out a service called Gifts which, as its name suggests, lets users send chocolate, socks and other real-life presents to one another. Even Seattle-based Starbucks is letting Facebook users ‘Gift’ Starbucks cards!
The Seattle-based company says it will start selling its new single-serve brewer, the Verismo, online this week for $199. The machine, which can steam milk for lattes, will be rolled out in stores next month.