Howard Shultz

A barista works behind the counter at a Starbucks. (credit: SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Starbucks Baristas Stop Writing “Race Together” On Cups

Starbucks baristas will no longer write “Race Together” on customers’ cups starting Sunday, ending as planned a visible component of the company’s diversity and racial inequality campaign that had sparked widespread criticism in the week since it took effect.

03/22/2015

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Starbucks Turns Up Heat on Coffee Brewer Machine Market

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.

09/24/2012