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  1. Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Pens Open Letter About Race, Ferguson And InjusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Black Enterprise

    Starbucks CEO is an advocate for taking on big issues with even bigger solutions. Howard Schultz, 61, is well known for speaking out on veterans rights to American healthcare.


  2. Starbucks CEO writes an open letter on race, justice, Ferguson, and open communicationRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Daily Kos

    Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz recently published an open letter sharing his thoughts on issues of race and injustice in America and his hopes for how Starbucks could facilitate open conversations about these issues across the country. His letter is below.


  3. Dunkin' Stock Drops To 5-Month Low On Weak OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Investor's Business Daily

    The parent of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins expects next year's earnings per share in the range of $1.88 to $1.91. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters had expected EPS of $2.01.


  4. Six days on fumes: A trucker's search for sleep, StarbucksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... of coffee. "We should be home by now," she told me, a reporter along for all 2,520 miles. "We won't hit an open Starbucks for five hours." Livingston is among the nation's 2 million truckers, who endure back-to-back 14-hour days to deliver ...


  5. CEOs Have Obligations To CMOs Too, And They're Critical For Mutual SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Let's stop and think about Starbucks for a moment. Not for the usual reasons we think about the coffee juggernaut, but for a rather shadowy issue that lies in the background but has significant implications for the universe of CMOs and the CEOs to whom they report.


  6. Pot grower becoming the 'Willy Wonka of Weed'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    While some marijuana entrepreneurs desire to be the Starbucks of pot, a state licensed marijuana grower in Seattle has aspirations to be more of a Willy Wonka of weed. Sky High Gardens thinks it's high time to roll up the doors and give public tours of their grow and processing plant.


  7. Fitch: US Restaurant Outlook Stable But Event Risk RemainsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Restaurant News Resource

    ... remain important given that consumers have become increasingly discerning about where they dine. Sales trends at Starbucks Corp. (SBUX: A-/Stable) are expected to exceed the industry average due to favorable coffee and tea consumption trends, ...


  8. Starbucks opens 'flagship store' in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Starbucks said its new three-story Chengdu store will be staffed by black apron-wearing "Starbucks Coffee Masters," who possess "intensive coffee skills and knowledge training." "Nestled in the recently opened Chengdu Taikoo Li retail and entertainment district, the Starbucks flagship store is designed to honor the vibrant culture in Chengdu and Starbucks rich coffee heritage with Starbucks Reserve coffee," Starbucks said.


  9. Infographic: A Few Things You Could Do with Starbucks For LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    This season, customers who pay using a Starbucks Card or their StarbucksA mobile app, can enter the StarbucksA It's a Wonderful Card Ultimate Giveaway* for a chance to win one of 482,000 instant prizes, and 10 customers in the U.S. will win the ultimate prize of Starbucks for Life, which is one free food or beverage item from participating stores every day for the next 30 years. *Winner will receive a daily credit for 30 years for one free food or beverage item redeemable at participating Starbucks stores in the U.S. Starbucks Evenings menu items are excluded.


  10. Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Takes Powerful Step To Discuss Race With EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Switched

    Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is encouraging the company's 191,000 employees to talk about race in America and other issues raised by police killings of unarmed black men in Ferguson, Missouri, and New York City. Schultz last week called an impromptu employee meeting at the company's headquarters in Seattle.


  11. Howard Schultz Begins a Conversation with Starbucks Partners about Racial Issues in AmericaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    One week ago today Starbucks chairman, president and ceo Howard Schultz held an impromptu meeting in the company's Seattle headquarters that many partners said was "the most emotional, powerful discussion" they've ever been a part of. Although all-company meetings, called Partner Open Forums, are regular occurrences for partners who work in the Starbucks Support Center, the topic of last week's conversation was uncommon in a corporate setting - racial tension in America.


  12. 12 Game-Changing Fast Food Innovations Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... but there's no difference taste-wise," one reviewer shared. "Imagine the ability to create a standing order that Starbucks delivered hot or iced to your desk daily - that's our version of ecommerce on steroids," Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said on ...


  13. Peet's Coffee & Tea abruptly shutters stores in Ohio, Michigan and PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... as the German investment group Joh. A. Benckiser, which saw an opportunity to build a strong competitor against Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX). Today, Germany and the rest of Europe is flirting dangerously with deflation, which makes every dollar, or in ...


  14. George Lucas, Elton John & More to be Honored at Geffen Playhouse's Annual FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    ... is Chairman of the Board of DreamWorks Animation SKG as well as Director of The Este Lauder Companies, Inc. and Starbucks Corporation. Her community outreach includes serving as Chairman of After School Matters, a non-profit providing Chicago teens ...


  15. Starbucks' Fancy New China Flagship Store Features a Floor for Star-GazingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Eater

    Starbucks has opened a new swanky flagship location in China. According to a press release , it's located in the city of Chengdu in the recently opened Chengdu Taikoo Li "retail and entertainment district."


  16. Starbucks Anticipates Last Minute Giftin ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Financial Mirror

    As customers finalize their holiday shopping, Starbucks anticipates record purchases of Starbucks Cards on Dec. 24, citing the trend for customers to push their gift card purchases later and later. Last year, more than 2 million Starbucks Cards were purchased in the U.S. and Canada on Christmas Eve.


  17. Starbucks says Seattle Teavana outlet is 'canvas' for future storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Starbucks called its Teavana retail outlet at Pacific Place mall in downtown Seattle its "canvas for the company's future stores." Starbucks said the new Teavana outlet "elevates the tea experience for those who already appreciate premium tea, and welcomes people who aren't familiar with full leaf teas."


  18. Starbucks Anticipates Last Minute Gifting on Christmas Eve with...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    Last year, more than 2 million Starbucks Cards were sold on Christmas Eve, representing nearly 1,500 Starbucks Cards sold per minute )--As customers finalize their holiday shopping, Starbucks anticipates record purchases of Starbucks Cards on Dec. 24, citing the trend for customers to push their gift card purchases later and later. Last year, more than 2 million Starbucks Cards were purchased in the U.S. and Canada on Christmas Eve.


  19. Morning Must Reads: December 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Some cinema chains are pulling Sony's film The Interview from their lineups after hackers threatened a 9/11-style attack against theaters who screen the upcoming movie. Sony said it is going forward with plans to release the film, but would support theaters' decisions Howard Schultz outlined his concern about the effects of racism and increasing social polarization in America in a letter to all Starbucks employees Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush announced Tuesday that he will "actively explore" running for president in 2016.


  20. General Mills' Stunning Success In ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    General Mills has a booming business in China, better in many ways than Starbucks, McDonald's, and KFC. Not that you'd ever know from reading the annual report.