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What is it about Seattle and Starbucks? I’m a homegrown Seattleite and was working at UPS when the only Starbucks stores were in Seattle. At that time they were shipping their beans in great quantities to all the mom and pop coffee shops around the country as they made a skeleton map of all the stores they would later put out of business.
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
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