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Starbucks CEO Asks Baristas to Be 'Sensitive' to Customers as Stock Market Plunges

The CEO of Starbucks asked his employees to be especially sensitive to customers because of the stress they may be feeling over the plunging stock market… 192 more words

A Dow-ner of a Day on Wall Street; On Rate Hikes and Coffee; Chipotle's Latest Effort Is Calorie-Free

All fall down…

Fewer things are uglier than a 1,089 point plunge on the dow. And that’s just how Monday started off, within the first few minutes of trading. 674 more words

Howard Schultz

Friday with Kevin Harrington

Howard D. Schultz (born July 19, 1953) is an American businessman. He is best known as the chairman and CEO[3] of Starbucks and a former owner of the Seattle SuperSonics. 14 more words


Starbucked: A Shot of Neuroticism

Every time I order a drink from Starbucks, I hate myself a little more.

No, it’s not because I put a great deal of thought into how they are up there with the other two spectres of corporatization, rounding off the perfect Trinity that also consists of Wal-Mart and McDonalds. 524 more words

Starbucks Is Not Just a Coffee Shop

You think the Seattle-based coffee chain is just a place to plant yourself, open your MacBook Air, and drink some overpriced Charbucks Latte?


Starbucks is not just another outpost in  96 more words

The King of Coffee

Howard Schultz has all the right reasons to smile after a warm cup of coffee. He has $2.9 billion reasons. 262 more words