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Starbucks baristas will stop writing "Race Together" on cups

NEW YORK - Starbucks baristas will no longer write "Race...continue the campaign more broadly, Starbucks spokesman Jim Olson said.The cups...catalyst" for a larger conversation, and Starbucks will still hold forum discussions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/starbucks-baristas-will-st
Starbucks steps into conversation about race

NEW YORK - Starbucks' campaign aimed at encouraging people...evolved from those of your parents?"Starbucks, which announced the campaign earlier...something people naturally associate with Starbucks? It's not."During the annual meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-18/starbucks-steps-conversati
From new logos to New Coke: when corporations make mistakes

...tempest in a coffee cup.Mega coffee chain Starbucks wanted to spark a conversation about...didn't want a debate with their brew and Starbucks ended the campaign Sunday, although...corporations' missteps and their impact.Starbucks talks raceStarbucks Corp. CEO Howard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/new-logos-new-coke-when-co
Starbucks sales disappoint

SEATTLE - Starbucks on Thursday reported higher sales for...food and tea sales boosted results. As Starbucks faces more competition from fast-food...we expected it to do," Alstead said Starbucks isn't planning a national launch in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/starbucks-sales-disappoint
Hotter than coffee

...A lot of folks think that's what Starbucks has done with its "Race Together" promotion...the right."I am desperate to hear a Starbucks barista studying Lesbian Dance Theory...chatter about the program got so ugly that Starbucks' senior vice president of communications...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-21/hotter-coffee
Tourists flocking to Cuba 'before the Americans come'

...many predict, McDonald's claims a spot in Old Havana and Starbucks moves in on Cubita, the island's premium coffee brand...going to be really hard for you to find a McDonald's or a Starbucks right down the corner."Thomas Mieszkowski, a 28-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/tourists-flocking-cuba-ame
Think small to cut big

...Accountability Office.The waste includes office and group parties at resorts; $1,500-per-night hotel rooms; and Starbucks coffee on federal department-issued debit cards. Those "little" comforts federal employees are giving themselves at taxpayers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-22/think-small-cut-big
Starbucks clears college degree path for workers

NEW YORK - Starbucks is giving its baristas a shot at an...Schultz told an audience of about 340 Starbucks workers and their guests that the issue...companies why they should follow in Starbucks' footsteps."Think of the example...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-16/starbucks-clears-college-d
Starbucks moving closer to domestic production of VIA in south Augusta

Starbucks is closer to making instant coffee in...facility.Landing the $172 million Starbucks plant was the Deal of the Year in 2012...manufacturing facility," said Howard Schultz, Starbucks' chairman and chief executive.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-07/starbucks-moving-closer-domestic-pr
Starbucks workers help renovate Broad Street building

...groups.On Thursday, more than 30 employees from the new Starbucks soluble facility volunteered to renovate the city-owned...Project is leasing the building from the city for five years.Starbucks also has given a $200,000 contribution to help fund the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-05-08/starbucks-w