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  • Listen to T.I.’s thoughts on Starbucks…Another boycott maybe

    T.I. thinks coffee lovers should avoid Starbucks following the arrest of two black men who were reportedly waiting for a friend at a Philadelphia-area location of the mega-chain last Thursday (April 12). After a store manager called the police, the men were taken in under suspicion of trespassing but later released when Starbucks...
  • Black police commissioner supports cops after arrest of Black men at Starbucks

    After video surfaced on social media showing Philadelphia police officers arresting two Black men at Starbucks many people were wondering how sitting could lead to arrest. According to social media accounts the two men were waiting in the Starbucks for a friend when a barista called the cops. “What...
  • Starbucks CEO calls arrest of two black men at Philadelphia store ‘reprehensible’

    (CNN)Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson responded to public outcry over the arrest of two black men on Saturday from a Philadelphia branch of the coffee shop, calling the incident “reprehensible.” The arrest, which was captured on video that has since gone viral, sparked accusations of discrimination and racial profiling. In...
  • How You Can Win Free Starbucks Coffee for Life!

    Starbucks storefront. – Starbucks has launched a competition that will give a chance for the winner to receive #Free #Coffee for life, ABC15 reported. The world’s famous coffee chain unveiled the annual “#Starbucks for life” contest where customers can play games for freebies. The competition is open from December 5 until January 8, 2018, at 11:59...
  • World’s biggest Starbucks is set to open here !

    Starbucks sbux is upping its ambitions in China in a big way. The coffee company is opening its biggest location yet on Wednesday in Shanghai.   Opening three years after Starbucks’ flagship Roastery in Seattle, the 30,000 sq. ft. Shanghai Reserve Roastery is more coffee temple than cafe. Located on the popular West Nanjing Road, the...
  • Study says drinking Starbucks drink is like eating 7 doughnuts

    Starbucks is selling festive coffees with as much sugar in as seven chocolate doughnuts. A grande Gingerbread Frappuccino with whipped cream contains 68.5g of sugar, or 16.3 teaspoons. That equates to 6.8 chocolate doughnuts from McDonald’s which each contain 10g of sugar, our study shows. A venti Eggnog Latte...
  • Starbucks announced opening of their first bakery…With more to come!!!

    Starbucks, a regular stop for the coffee-and-muffin crowd in the morning, is taking a significant step toward becoming a bigger player when it comes to lunch and dinner. Starbucks announced it is opening its first high-end Italian bakery at its Starbucks Reserve Roastery location in its hometown of Seattle...
  • Starbucks Shooting leaves one dead and child injured!

    A 12-year-old boy was taken to hospital with a gunshot wound following a shooting took place at 8.10pm (1.10am GMT) local time. Police said the shooting “stemmed from a possible drug transition” and is not believed to be random. Town Hall District Cmdr. Marc Buslik said the incident began...
  • Starbucks sells Tazo tea brand to Univeler, focuses on Teavana instead

    Starbucks is selling its Tazo tea brand to Unilever for $384 million. The company said it plans to focus its tea efforts on its Teavana brand, though it’s closing its mall-based Teavana stores. “Over the past five years, we have established Teavana as our primary global brand focused on...