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Book Review - Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life Without Losing Its Soul

Diary of a top level retail C.E.O. That’s what this book should have been titled as. Though unintended I’m sure, it was the one thing that impacted me most while reading it. 553 more words

Biographies/Memoirs/Life Stories

Starbucks Social

Hello everyone and welcome again this week to another Enterprise 2.0 blog instalment! For this week’s topic we look into a similar example as presented with Dell. 798 more words

Enterprise 2.0 Applications

378 in a row - Starbucks drive-through customers pay for next person's drink

A random act of kindness at a Tampa-area Starbucks set into motion a chain of giving that lasted for nearly 400 customers…Around 7 a.m. a woman ordering from the coffee house’s drive-through paid for her own drink and said she’d like to pay for the customer behind her.

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By: Awr Hawkins

Michael Bloomberg-funded Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is now pressuring the Kroger supermarket chain to ban guns in its 2,500 stores. 207 more words


Starbucks: We Don't Give Money To Israel

via Starbucks: We Don’t Give Money To Israel.

The Huffington Post  | By Ibrahim Balkhy

Posted: 08/07/2014

WASHINGTON — The global coffee company Starbucks released a statement this week to clarify apparent misconceptions about the company’s patronage of Israel.

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Politics, World Affairs & Current Events

Starbucks: We don't fund Israel

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — It may be the one market Starbucks isn’t trying to saturate.

The coffee chain has issued a statement announcing that neither Starbucks nor CEO Howard Schultz “provides financial support to Israel,” or to its army, in the wake of what Starbucks called “false rumors.” 269 more words