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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
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 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
Millennials reshaping hotel industry

...Island, Ga., recently reopened after a $22 million rebuild with new features likely to appeal to millennials, like a Starbucks cafe and pool-side iPads for ordering food and drinks."Their spending power is already 20 percent of travel," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-24/millennials
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 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
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
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
Rants & Raves

...taught me right and I kept myself out of prison. A MAN MAKING wood chips and mulch can't make noise in a neighborhood. The Starbucks plant can make noise in a neighborhood. One set of rules for the poor and another set of rules for the rich. PRISONERS CONTROL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-13/rants-raves