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February 27, 2020, 7:45 AM

Fake meat and a latte? Starbucks adds Beyond Meat in Canada

Starbucks customers in Canada will soon be able to down fake meat with their Frappuccinos
February 27, 2020, 7:45 AM
Starbucks adds fake meat to menus in Canada
1 month ago

Starbucks, home of the $4 latte, is moving into poor areas

Starbucks, the home of the $4 latte, is expanding a program to open coffee shops in poor neighborhoods
1 month ago
3 months ago

Starbucks fires employee for writing 'Pig' on Oklahoma police officer's drink order

Starbucks issued an apology and fired the employee for writing "Pig" on a police officer's cup.
3 months ago
Starbucks fires employee for writing 'Pig' on Oklahoma police officer's drink order
3 months ago

This girl is spreading joy with inspiring messages on Starbucks coffee sleeves

Most people don’t notice the sleeves that encase their Starbucks coffee cups, but one 9-year-old from Texas saw the cardboard as an opportunity to spread joy.
3 months ago
This girl is spreading joy with inspiring messages on Starbucks coffee sleeves
4 months ago

Ex-manager sues Starbucks for firing after arrest of 2 black men at Philadelphia store

A former regional director for Starbucks is suing the company, claiming her termination was prompted by the arrest of two black men at a Philadelphia store.
4 months ago
Ex-manager sues Starbucks for firing after arrest of 2 black men
6 months ago

Pumpkin spice lattes are back at Starbucks, plus other fall food and drinks to try this season

A roundup of pumpkin spice lattes and other pumpkin products ahead of fall.
6 months ago
Starbucks pumpkin spice lattes are back, plus more food and drinks to try this fall
6 months ago

Popular fall-inspired drink returns at Starbucks

Starbucks' best-selling seasonal drink, the Pumpkin Spice Latte, is back, a month before fall even begins.
6 months ago
Popular fall-inspired drink returns at Starbucks
8 months ago

6 officers asked to leave Starbucks in Arizona for making customer 'uncomfortable'

Starbucks apologized after Tempe, Arizona, police officers were asked to leave a store because their presence made a customer feel uncomfortable.
8 months ago
6 officers asked to leave Starbucks in Arizona for making customer 'uncomfortable'
9 months ago

Starbucks launches disposable cups trial at UK airport

Starbucks and environmental charity Hubbub are launching a trial program to lend passengers at Britain's Gatwick Airport reusable cups while waiting for their flights in hopes of cutting down on waste
9 months ago
Starbucks launches disposable cups trial at UK airport
9 months ago

This baby dives right into her Starbucks in adorable photo shoot

11-month-old baby loves her Starbucks cake smash.
9 months ago
This baby dives right into her Starbucks in adorable photo shoot
10 months ago

Starbucks raises 2019 profit outlook after earnings beat

Starbucks raises 2019 profit outlook after better-than-expected fiscal second quarter
10 months ago
1 year ago

Starbucks VP speaks out on closing gender pay gap

In honor of National Pay Equality Day, Zulima Espinel, vice president of global public policy for Starbucks, discusses the importance of equal pay and pay transparency.
1 year ago
Starbucks VP speaks out on closing gender pay gap
1 year ago

New Starbucks zodiac wheel finds the best drink for your personality

Starbucks promoted a fun astrology chart to find your perfect coffee drink match to your Zodiac sign.
1 year ago
New Starbucks zodiac wheel finds the best drink for your personality
1 year ago

New Starbucks zodiac chart finds the drink to perfectly match-a your personality

Starbucks promoted a fun astrology chart to find your perfect coffee drink match to your Zodiac sign.
1 year ago
New Starbucks zodiac wheel finds the best drink for your personality
1 year ago

This dog is obsessed with Starbucks!

Check out this video of a drive-thru dog and his pup-uccino.
1 year ago
This dog is obsessed with Starbucks!
1 year ago

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz heckled during book tour after teasing independent run for president

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, after teasing a run for president, was heckled at an event during his book tour Monday.
1 year ago
Former Starbucks CEO heckled during book tour after teasing presidential bid
1 year ago

Former Starbucks CEO considering 2020 presidential run?

Howard Schultz, the billionaire former Starbucks CEO, said Sunday in a "60 Minutes" interview that he is seriously considering running for president as a centrist independent.
1 year ago
Former Starbucks CEO considering 2020 presidential run?
1 year ago

Starbucks rolls out delivery service for coffee drinkers

Starbucks expanding drinks-delivery service to San Francisco, adding other cities in the coming weeks
1 year ago
1 year ago

Starbucks opens its first All Signing Store in the U.S. that caters to Deaf customers

The Starbucks All Signing Store in Washington, D.C. is only staffed by people fluent in American Sign Language.
1 year ago
Starbucks opens its first All Signing Store in the U.S. that caters to Deaf customers
1 year ago

Starbucks opens store where all employees know American Sign Language

Starbucks just opened its first All Signing Store in the U.S. that caters to Deaf customers near Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C.
1 year ago
Starbucks opens store where all employees know American Sign Language
1 year ago

Starbucks is opening a store where all the employees know American Sign Language

Starbucks is opening an All Signing Store that caters to deaf customers in Washington, D.C.
1 year ago
Starbucks is opening a store where all the employees know American Sign Language
1 year ago

South Korea pushes to reduce disposable items, with Starbucks reducing plastic straws and cup use

The push is part of a larger effort to limit the use of disposable items.
1 year ago
Starbucks nixing plastic straws in South Korea amid 'precycling' push
1 year ago

Coffee giant Starbucks opening in Italy, the home of espresso

Can the coffee chain convince Italian traditionalists?
1 year ago
Starbucks opening in Italy, the home of espresso
1 year ago

Coffee giant Starbucks opening in Italy, the home of espresso

The Starbucks Reserve Roastery, one of the chain's high-end stores, will be located in an historic building on a grand square in downtown Milan.
1 year ago
Coffee giant Starbucks opening in Italy, the home of espresso
2 years ago

Starbucks is opening a store where all the employees know American Sign Language

Starbucks is opening an All Signing Store where all the employees know ASL in Washington, D.C.
2 years ago
Starbucks opening store where all employees know American Sign Language
2 years ago

Starbucks to phase out single-use plastic straws for sippy cups, alternatives

Attention all iced coffee, shaken tea and other cold drink lovers -- soon those icy beverages may come in containers that don't use straws, if they come from Starbucks.
2 years ago
Starbucks to phase out single-use plastic straws for sippy cups, alternatives
2 years ago

Starbucks to phase out single-use plastic straws for sippy cups, alternatives

Strawless lids are coming to stores worldwide as Starbucks ditches single-use plastic straws.
2 years ago
Starbucks to phase out single-use plastic straws for sippy cups, alternatives
2 years ago

Starbucks says it will raise the price of regular drip coffee

Depending on the size of the cup, the price will increase by 10 cents to 20 cents.
2 years ago
Starbucks says it will raise the price of regular drip coffee
2 years ago

Starbucks executive chairman Howard Schultz is stepping down

Schultz says he's considering "philanthropy to public service."
2 years ago
Starbucks executive chairman Howard Schultz is stepping down
2 years ago

A Starbucks employee who is about to start college is surprised with a free car

Sionna Brenn has been supporting herself for the last year and just graduated high school.
2 years ago
A Starbucks employee who is about to start college is surprised with a free car
2 years ago

Men arrested at Starbucks speak out on settlement

EXCLUSIVE: Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson tell "GMA" why they settled with the city of Philadelphia for just $1 each.
2 years ago
Men arrested at Starbucks speak out on settlement
2 years ago

Starbucks closes 8,000 stores to give employees classes in rooting out racial bias

For four hours today, more than 170,000 Starbucks employees set aside the Frappuccino and espresso to delve into the issue of racial bias.
2 years ago
Starbucks closes 8,000 stores for employee classes in rooting out racial bias
2 years ago

Starbucks CEO says racial bias and diversity training is investment the company's future

Kevin Johnson told ABC News the company failed to deliver in the incident in Philadelphia.
2 years ago
Starbucks CEO says racial bias training is investment the company's future
2 years ago

Starbucks stores closed nationwide for racial-bias training

The coffee chain is shutting down all 8,000 stores for an afternoon of training after two black men were arrested in a Philadelphia Starbucks.
2 years ago
Starbucks stores closed nationwide for racial-bias training
2 years ago

Starbucks planning to shutter all stores for afternoon bias training

Workers will hear from the rapper Common and others and will break into small discussion groups.
2 years ago
Starbucks planning to shutter all stores for afternoon bias training
2 years ago

Civil rights leader says Starbucks training just the first step in rooting out implicit bias

Starbucks prepares to shut down 8,000 company-owned stores on Tuesday for a mass employee teaching session on how to combat racial bias.
2 years ago
Civil rights leader calls Starbucks training step one in rooting out implicit bias
2 years ago

Starbucks CEO to mentor 2 black men arrested at Philadelphia shop

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson will mentor the two black entrepreneurs who were arrested at the coffee chain's location in downtown Philadelphia last month.
2 years ago
Starbucks CEO to mentor 2 black men arrested at Philadelphia shop
2 years ago

Black men arrested at Starbucks settle with city for $1 each and $200K for a nonprofit student program

Video of the men's arrest garnered outrage over the apparent racial profiling.
2 years ago
Men arrested at Starbucks settle with city for $1, plus $200K for nonprofit program
2 years ago

Black men arrested at Starbucks settle with the company

They reached a deal with the city for a symbolic $1 each and a promise from officials to set up a $200,000 program for young entrepreneurs.
2 years ago
Black men arrested at Starbucks settle with the company
2 years ago

Starbucks' 'unconscious bias training' isn’t enough, protesters say

Two black men were arrested sitting in a Philadelphia Starbucks on April 12.
2 years ago
Starbucks' 'unconscious bias training' isn’t enough, protesters say
2 years ago

Police commissioner apologizes to men arrested at Starbucks

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross apologized for "making [the incident] worse" when he initially said officers did nothing wrong in arresting two black men.
2 years ago
Police commissioner apologizes to men arrested at Starbucks
2 years ago

What two men say happened when they were arrested at Philadelphia Starbucks

Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson, both 23-year-old entrepreneurs and longtime friends, said they were there for a business meeting they hoped would change their lives.
2 years ago
What two men say happened when they were arrested at Philadelphia Starbucks
2 years ago

Men arrested at Starbucks were there for business meeting hoping to change 'our lives’

The two black men who were arrested at a Starbucks in Philadelphia last week and accused of trespassing say they were there for a business meeting.
2 years ago
Men arrested at Starbucks were there for business meeting to change 'our lives'
2 years ago

Philadelphia police commissioner apologizes for how he handled Starbucks arrests of 2 black men

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross said he "failed miserably" when he said the arresting officers "did absolutely nothing wrong."
2 years ago
Philadelphia police commissioner apologizes for how he handled Starbucks arrests
2 years ago

Men arrested at Starbucks speak out

Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson tell "GMA" what happened to lead to their arrest at a Philadelphia Starbucks, sparking backlash for the coffee chain.
2 years ago
Men arrested at Starbucks speak out
2 years ago

Starbucks manager told 911 of 2 men 'refusing to make a purchase or leave' before their arrests

The police release 911 call that initiated the controversial arrest of two African-American men at a downtown Philadelphia Starcks.
2 years ago
Men arrested at Starbucks refused to 'make a purchase or leave,' ex-manager told 911
2 years ago

Starbucks 911 arrest audio released

The former Starbucks manager whose telephone call initiated the controversial arrest of two African-American men at her downtown Philadelphia store was released by police Tuesday.
2 years ago
Starbucks 911 arrest audio released
2 years ago

Ex-Starbucks manager defends decision to call cops

The unidentified former manager of a Philadelphia Starbucks where two black men were arrested for loitering claims the shopping area has an "excessive loitering" policy.
2 years ago
Ex-Starbucks manager defends decision to call cops
2 years ago

Starbucks to close 8,000 stores to give staff 'racial-bias' training

Starbucks CEO meets with the two black men who were arrested at a Philadelphia store as officials investigate additional complaints.
2 years ago
Starbucks to close 8,000 stores to give staff 'racial-bias' training
2 years ago

Starbucks manager departs after fallout from arrests

The manager who called police to the Philadelphia Starbucks where two black men were arrested is no longer working there, the company said.
2 years ago
Starbucks manager departs after fallout from arrests