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Starbucks CEO To Step Back, Concentrate On High-End Coffee Roasteries

A few years ago, Starbucks started a mini-chain of higher-end shops within their regular chain with fancier, “small-batch” coffees in an effort to compete with a new generation of coffee shops. 211 more words

How Starbucks' Loyalty Program Change Sent Customers Away

Starbucks’ impressive winning streak—25 straight quarters of comparable-store sales growth of 5% or greater in the U.S.—ended on Thursday as a change to the coffee giant’s rewards program hurt a popular Frappuccino promotion. 577 more words

Retail

Why is Starbucks so Successful?

Last week the blog made a simple claim – you don’t need to be outstanding to be successful – and I used the Howard Schultz/Starbucks story for much of the background. 570 more words

Starbucks Is Giving Its Workers a Raise

Starbucks announced Monday the coffee giant will give raises to all of its U.S. workers this fall. The company also announced other efforts to recruit and retain more staffers. 167 more words

Starbucks To Increase Pay For All Of Its Employees

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is boosting the base pay of all employees and store managers at U.S. company-run stores by 5 percent or more. 403 more words

News

Starbucks to raise wages for U.S. workers by five per cent in October, expand stock programme

Starbucks Corp. will raise the wages of all workers in its U.S. stores this autumn, after being accused by employees of “extreme” cutbacks in work hours at its American cafes. 401 more words

Retail & Marketing

Starbucks to sell Indian Coffee in US

Starbucks to sell Indian Coffee in US

In a bid that will boost the Country’s coffee plantation industry, for the first time ever, famous American coffeehouse chain Starbucks will soon be selling premium coffee from Coorg in the US. 14 more words