Starbucks To Accelerate U.S. Store Closings Next YearStarbucks said that it will accelerate its store closings in the U.S. next year as it tries to boost sluggish sales. The company will close 150 underperforming stores in heavily penetrated markets.
Amazon Flexes Muscles, Seattle Backs Down On Business TaxCity leaders in Seattle said they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses.
Starbucks Raising Price Of Brewed Coffee In Most U.S. StoresIt doesn't matter if you get the tall, grande, or venti -- your Starbucks habit just got a little more expensive.
Starbucks Closes Stores, Asks Workers To Talk About RaceThe move follows a racially-charged incident caught on camera in Philadelphia last month that the company's executive chairman has called "reprehensible."
Starbucks Closing More Than 8,000 Stores For Anti-Bias TrainingAfter putting together a curriculum for its 175,000 workers, Starbucks will close more than 8,000 stores nationwide today to conduct anti-bias training.
Experts Say Starbucks Training Is First Step In Facing BiasStarbucks will close more than 8,000 stores nationwide on Tuesday to conduct anti-bias training, the next step that the company is taking to restore its tarnished image.
New Starbucks Policy: No Purchase Needed To Sit In CafesStarbucks announced a new policy Saturday that allows anyone to sit in its cafes or use its restrooms, even if they don't buy anything.
Starbucks Changes Bathroom Policy Following Racial FirestormAfter the arrest of two African American men in Philadelphia, Starbucks is now opening its bathrooms to everyone regardless of whether they've made a purchase.
Nestle Takes Over Sales Of Starbucks In Grocery AislesNestle is paying more than $7 billion to handle retail sales of Starbucks's coffee and tea outside of its coffee shops.
Authorities: Explosive Device Found At Texas StarbucksPolice in a Southeast Texas city say what's believed to be a "legitimate explosive device" was found outside a Starbucks there.
Men Arrested At Starbucks Say They Feared For Their LivesRashon Nelson initially thought nothing of it when he and his business partner, Donte Robinson, were approached at their table at Starbucks and were asked if they needed help.
Starbucks To Close Thousands Of Stores To Conduct Racial-Bias TrainingStarbucks has announced it will close more than 8,000 stores in the United States on May 29 to conduct racial-bias training for its employees.
Starbucks Faces Image Crisis After Arrest Of 2 Black MenStarbucks is trying to tamp down a racially charged uproar over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores in Philadelphia.
Protests At Philly Starbucks Where 2 Men Were ArrestedProtests are happening at a Philadelphia Starbucks where two black men were arrested after store employees called 911 to say they were trespassing.
Starbucks CEO Apologizes For Arrests Of 2 Men In Viral VideoThe chief executive of Starbucks has apologized after a video of two men being arrested at a Philadelphia location went viral.