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How Starbucks can raise prices for your coffee and get away with it

Food price inflation is becoming a problem for the fast food industry, and Starbucks is no exception. Milk prices are up 27% this year, and coffee prices are not far behind, rising by about 25%. 314 more words

Happy Birthday Howard Shultz

Today is the 61st birthday of Howard Shultz.

NAME:  Howard Schultz

OCCUPATION:  Activist
BIRTH DATE:  July 19, 1953
EDUCATION:  Northern Michigan University… 1,226 more words

Make room Juan Valdez: Starbucks opens in Colombia

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Make room Juan Valdez, it’s time to meet the green-aproned barista.

On Wednesday, Starbucks made its much-anticipated debut in the country synonymous with coffee after decades of roasting Colombia’s Arabica beans for billions of java lovers the world over. 593 more words

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Starbucks chair co-writing book on military vets

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz is collaborating on a book about veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

“For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice” will be released by Alfred A. 181 more words

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O que podemos aprender com "Café"?

Vocês sabiam que quando a Starbucks decidiu abrir sua primeira loja fora dos Estados Unidos, a decisão era que fosse em Tóquio? Eles contrataram uma equipe de consultoria milionária e após analisarem o extenso relatório final, concluiram que a… 182 more words

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La Misérable

Amid the recent fanfare Howard Schultz’s adroit publicists have stirred up around Starbucks’ new “We Pay for College” policy, many former critics of the mega-corporation are now waxing downright sycophantic.  1,064 more words

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