The Seattle-based company sent out an email Thursday morning to its 56,000 employees, saying “is our belief that our gay and lesbian employees are entitled to the same rights and protections marriage provides under the law as all other employees.”
The parent company of Tully’s Coffee is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is closing an unspecified number of its stores.
Not expecting the indie fashion darlings of Rodarte and the in-every-neighborhood coffee retailer Starbucks to be in the same sentence, let alone the same stores? They will be, come Tuesday, November 13.
The Seattle-based coffee company says a digital tip function will be added to its mobile payment application starting next summer. A similar option will also be available on Square, a new payment app that Starbucks customers will be able to use starting in November.
The $4 Pumpkin Spice Latte is only offered for a limited time during the fall seasons, but a shortage of the flavored sauce that makes the drink has left many Starbucks addicts out in the cooling weather.
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.
The Seattle-based company on Friday will announce the opening of three more Evolution Fresh Inc. juice stores, in addition to the one it opened earlier this year.
Children’s clothing, furniture and home decor and tea, all new stores opening (and now open) in Seattle’s University Village open air shopping center!
Starbucks Corp. is looking to offer a more tempting menu, with a $100 million cash deal to buy a small bakery chain.