Starbucks Spearheading Mission To Hire 100K Disadvantaged Young AdultsOver a dozen major U.S.-based companies, including Starbucks and Microsoft, have agreed on a three-year plan to help employ at least 100,000 unemployed and disadvantaged young people.
Starbucks Closing La Boulange Shops By End Of SeptemberLa Boulange restaurants, which are mostly found in San Francisco, is no longer sustainable.
Starbucks Plans Delivery Option After Sales Fall ShortAfter reporting disappointing quarterly sales Thursday, Starbucks said it will offer a delivery option on its mobile app in select areas of the U.S starting next year.
Starbucks Hiking Prices On Drinks, Bagged CoffeeStarbucks is raising prices on some of its drinks by 5 cents to 20 cents starting next week
Starbucks Contribution To Scholarship OverstatedIt turns out Starbucks isn't contributing any upfront scholarship money to an online college degree program it introduced this week
Starbucks To Open College Program For Baristas Starbucks plans to announce a program Monday intended to help its baristas earn an online college degree.
Starbucks Urging Customers To Sign Petition Calling For End To Gov't ShutdownStarbucks, better known for its piping hot coffee, is throwing itself in the middle of yet another heated national debate.
Starbucks Promo Prods Lawmakers To 'Come Together'Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz wants lawmakers to come together to resolve their political gridlock. And he's giving away free coffee to customers who set an example how to do it.
Starbucks Says Guns Unwelcome, Though Not BannedStarbucks says guns are no longer welcome in its cafes, though it is stopping short of an outright ban on firearms.
Starbucks Looks To Expand To MyanmarStarbucks CEO Howard Schultz said Monday the coffee chain's first stores in India and Vietnam have been received positively and it might soon be time to give Myanmar a shot too.
Starbucks Cups To Come With A Political MessageThe Seattle-based coffee chain is asking employees at cafes in the Washington, D.C., area to scribble the words "Come Together" on cups for drink orders on Thursday and Friday. CEO Howard Schultz says the words are intended as a message to lawmakers about the damage being caused by the divisive negotiations over the "fiscal cliff."
Starbucks Plans to Brew a Stronger Profit in 2013 Seattle-based Starbucks Corp. plans to accelerate growth and brew up a stronger profit in the year ahead, with CEO Howard Schultz noting that customers of all walks of life consider its drinks an "affordable luxury" even in challenging economic times.