| May 21, 2013
The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show (or as convention-goers say, "No, not that NRA ...") is the yearly confab of food and hospitality professionals at McCormick Place that began Saturday and ends Tuesday. As national...
| Oct 4, 2012
SAN DIEGO - When Gieselle Gaines walked into work at Starbucks in Liberty Station last month, she had no idea her actions would catapult her career.
Avid blogger Deirdre Maloney was enjoying a coffee while sitting at a table in Starbucks on Truxton...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 6:58 PM
Do you think it's outrageous how much Starbucks charges for a cup of coffee?
Well, it's hard to put a price on charity, and that's what Starbucks Coffee Company is doing right here in Houston.
CEO Howard Schultz said, "I think what we've learned over...
| May 7, 2012
| 11:28 AM
Groupon Inc.is more than “a glorified mailing list,” wrote Chief Executive Andrew D. Mason in a glowing, ambitious letter to shareholders on Monday. What’s currently known as a daily deals company is going to “profoundly change the...
| 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...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Starbucks boycott: Gun advocates rally to defend Starbucks against a boycott called by the National Gun Victims Action Council. Their "buycott" supports the company's policy of following state gun laws....
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., will be guests on NBC's "Meet the Press." The program airs at 9 a.m. on WESH-Channel 2. The panel will be Republican strategist Ed Gillespie, Al Hunt of Bloomberg News, Helene Cooper of The New...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:36 PM
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| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:42 AM
Those who prefer to drink their lattes packing protection on their hip turned out at Starbucks across the country on the first day of a "buycott" organized by gun owners -- countering the Starbucks boycott called this week by the National Gun Victims...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Starbucks is expanding its empire to the single-cup coffee maker market.
The company announced March 8 that it would launch sales of an at-home premium single cup machine in the fall. The new Verismo will brew espresso, lattes and coffee.
| Apr 4, 2012
| 6:11 AM
For one day only, Google Offers and Starbucks are teaming up to offer half-off gift cards to the Seattle-based coffee chain.
On Wednesday, $10 Starbucks gift cards can be purchased through Google Offers for only $5. The offer will support the Create Jobs...