| Oct 19, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Coffee giant Starbucks has now ventured into India, the land of chai teas and lassi yogurt drinks.
A luxurious new store opened Friday in the Elphinstone Building in one of Mumbai’s most well-heeled neighborhoods – there’s a Hermes...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 2:33 PM
You know that joke in which a visitor declares a city to be a ghost town because there’s only one Starbucks store on every street? Turns out there’s plenty of truth in the gag.
Pumped up on strong sales, Starbucks said in its fourth quarter...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Starbucks Coffee Co. is planning to add artisan breads and pastries to its menu, spending $100 million in cash to buy Bay Area bakery brand La Boulange.
Acquiescing to customer demand for “more wholesome and delicious food options,” the...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Starbucks Corp. has a new line of merchandise that, in line with the conscientious capitalism efforts at several major companies, it said will be used to help support American jobs.
The coffee giant will sell a limited-edition mug, tumbler and bag of...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 12:38 PM
Starbucks Coffee Co. will buy Teavana Holdings Inc. for $620 million in cash as the coffee giant powers deeper into the tea market.
The $15.50-a-share price is lower than the $17 a share at which Teavana was priced for its public debut last July. The...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:36 AM
Really, in the grand scheme of things, it's a minor, minor point, somewhere between apocalyptic and not-very-apocalyptic-at-all: The 24-hour Starbucks in Piper's Alley, the large, busy one that hugs the corner of North Avenue and Wells Street in Old Town,...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Forget Ted Cruz, Paul Ryan, Hillary Clinton or even Doug Gansler and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown. An emerging political force in the recent months, including time during the federal shutdown, doesn't represent the Republican or Democratic party — at...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:56 AM
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz wants the government to play nice (and he isn't adverse to a little good PR, either).
On Tuesday, Schultz announced that anyone who paid for another customer's favorite drink Wednesday through Friday, the good citizen...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 12:00 PM
I respectfully disagree with your editorial characterizing Starbucks' CEO Howard Schultz as having caved to the gun lobby ("Starbucks caves to the radical gun lobby," Sept. 19).
The company recently decided to make their restaurants less welcoming to...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:53 PM
La cadena de cafeterías Starbucks Corp pidió a sus clientes en Estados Unidos que dejen sus armas en casa, tras verse involucrada en un debate con un tono cada vez más elevado sobre el derecho a la tenencia de armas en el país luego de múltiples...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:27 AM
If there was any doubt about how cowed America is by the gun lobby, it was erased today by Howard Schultz, the president, chairman and CEO of Starbucks Coffee Company. After months of controversy over whether patrons should openly be allowed to carry...