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Starbucks hopes 'Mini Frappuccino' tempts new customers

...seems like too much of an indulgence, Starbucks is now selling a more petite version...company's "tall" or small size.Starbucks isn't the only chain trying to tempt...president of category brand management at Starbucks, said the Mini Frappuccino helped lift...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-11/starbucks-hopes-mini-frapp
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
Aiken getting Panera Bread, Starbucks and maybe Chipotle

...in Aiken will bring a Panera Bread, Starbucks and possibly the area's first Chipotle...000-square-foot drive-through Starbucks and 2,300-square-foot Chipotle...Planning Director, Tommy Paradise.While Starbucks is a confirmed tenant, Chipotle is only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-30/aiken-getti
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 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
EU investigates Apple, Starbucks and Fiat tax agreements with European governments

...has launched an investigation into tax deals that Apple, Starbucks and Fiat struck with some European countries, the start of...said.Apple has a deal with tax authorities in Ireland, Starbucks has one in the Netherlands and Fiat's financing arm has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-11/eu-investigates-apple-star
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 adds digital tipping that lets customers give 50 cents, $1 or $2

NEW YORK - Starbucks will soon let customers leave tips with...device.After paying with the app, Starbucks says customers will be able to leave...the 7,000 of the roughly 11,000 Starbucks locations in the U.S. that are owned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-12/starbucks-adds-digital-tip
Starbucks plant on track to open in early 2014 and hiring

Work on a 180,000-square-foot Starbucks Coffee Co. manufacturing facility in...begin earlier in October, according to Starbucks spokesman Zack Hutson."So far, we...million facility, which will produce Starbucks VIA Ready Brew, the coffee base for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-07-04/starbucks-p