From the beginning, Starbucks set out to be a different kind of company. One that not only celebrated coffee and the rich tradition, but also brought a feeling of connection. Our mission is to inspire and nurture the human spirit – one person, one cup, and one neighborhood at a time.
From the beginning, Starbucks has made it a priority to invest in its people. A look back through history demonstrates the different benefits offered to partners (employees) since 1971.
Starbucks aims to help its customers make nutritional choices that are right for them through beverage customization and providing a diverse menu of breakfast, lunch and snack options. Starbucks is proud of the progress made throughout the years and is committed to continuing this momentum on the company's health and wellness journey.
Company Fact Sheets
Our story began in 1971. Back then we were a roaster and retailer of whole bean and ground coffee, tea and spices with a single store in Seattle’s Pike Place Market. Today we are privileged to connect with millions of customers every day with exceptional products and more than 25,000 retail stores in 75 countries.
Starbucks and PepsiCo started the coffee Ready-to-Drink (RTD) category with the launch of the iconic bottled Frappuccino. What started as a nascent category has grown to be a more than $2 billion retail business and Starbucks is the leader in RTD coffee with 97 percent share.
No matter how customers choose to pay at Starbucks, the goal is to deliver a seamless payment experience. By accepting a variety of payment methods, Starbucks allows customers to select the option most convenient and relevant to them.
This is a time in America when it’s crucial to bridge the drift in our society between our civilian and military populations. Of the less than one percent who have served in the military, only 12 percent believe the U.S. public understands their service and sacrifice.
Starbucks Mobile Order & Pay allows customers to place and pay for orders in advance of their visit and pick them up at a participating Starbucks location.
Starbucks is committed to bringing new experiences to customers to make their lives just a little bit easier
Mobile Order & Pay allows customers to place orders in advance of their visit and pick them up at their chosen Starbucks® location.
Starbucks sources only Arabica coffee from more than 30 countries from around the world. Its broad range of farmers, co-operatives and suppliers offer a vast ecosystem to supply coffee in small quantities and at scale.
Starbucks stores serve as a third place, inspiring moments of connection around the world.
The art of roasting is what first attracted us to coffee; it’s an expertise that we have been perfecting ever since opening our original Pike Place Market store, and it’s an art we have practiced every day since.
Part of reinventing the coffeehouse experience, was creating a new retail experience unlike anything customers have seen from Starbucks before.
Over two years in the making, the Starbucks Reserve® Roastery and Tasting Room opens on December 5, 2014 in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle, WA.
Seattle is a city with a deep history in culture and a passion for coffee.We opened our first store in the historic Pike Place Market, and we are honored to open the first-ever Starbucks Reserve® Roastery and Tasting Room in this community.
Starbucks Coffee Heritage in Latin America
At Starbucks, coffee is the heart and soul of our company and we are committed to serving the highest quality arabica coffee sourced in the most ethical way possible.
At Starbucks, we have the unique opportunity to be a part of people’s lives where they live, work and play.
Product Fact Sheets
Customers can enjoy their favorite Starbucks holiday flavors at home this season with a variety of products available in grocery stores for a limited time.
This holiday season, discover festive new tea blends and merchandise to mix and match to customize the perfect gift for everyone.
Introducing Starbucks new Sunset Menu featuring finely-shaved ice Granitas and sweet layered trifles, exclusively available every day after 3 p.m. starting June 14 and throughout the summer, at participating Starbucks stores in the U.S. and Canada.
Teavana unveils its new line of seven wellness teas that aid in supporting a healthy lifestyle, just in time to celebrate with customers on the first ever National Hot Tea Day
Starbucks celebrates the winter season with warm culinary comforts that offer moments of respite from cold weather and moments of coziness with friends and family.
New snacks join Starbucks existing line up this summer, and it is the perfect selection for those on-the-go or seeking to try something new.
Stop in for a hearty bite or savor a sweet treat with Starbucks this holiday season. Starting November 10, Starbucks array of delicious festive food options will return to stores.
The holidays at Starbucks are a time to celebrate with traditions rooted in more than four decades of passion for coffee and the holiday spirit.
Starbucks offers a variety of delicious foods from healthy grab-and-go snacks and bistro boxes to satiating warm sandwiches and pastries.
New Teavana Sparkling Tea Juices make summer sparkle at Starbucks in Canada.
Starbucks offers a variety of foods and snacks to fuel summer adventures.
Starbucks Cold Brew is now a core menu item at all locations in the U.S. and Canada.
Starbucks has introduced new summer bakery items that pair well with coffee and tea
Nothing says summer quite like Starbucks Frappuccino blended beverages. On April 28 Starbucks will ring in the summer with the launch of the new S'mores Frappuccino blended beverage.
Savor lunchtime with a new favorite: A Taste of the Mediterranean.
As of March 31, Starbucks is offering Starbucks Cold Brew, the latest in a series of coffee experiences highlighting the skillful craft of our baristas and Starbucks high-quality coffee.
Beginning March 31, 2015, Evolution Fresh and Dannon will bring delicious nourishment on-the-go to consumers nationwide through the launch of the Evolution Fresh Greek Yogurt Products, Inspired by Dannon.
Inspired by Starbucks iced espresso beverages, Starbucks Skinny Iced Espresso Classics are the perfect way for customers to discover the Starbucks Experience.
New Starbucks Doubleshot Coffee & Protein provides the lift from coffee and the power of protein.
Discover Your Favorite Starbucks Iced Espresso Beverages at Home with Starbucks Iced Espresso Classics.
Starbucks Sweetened Iced Coffee K-Cup and Tazo Sweetened Iced Tea K-Cup Packs are specifically crafted to brew over ice.
Starbucks bottled Frappuccino chilled coffee drinks now come in two new flavors – mocha coconut & s’mores
The only instant coffee with the signature taste of Starbucks, now with new packaging.
Starbucks is introducing a new handcrafted espresso beverage – the Flat White – as a core menu offering in participating Starbucks® stores in the US and Canada.
With the start of 2015 and knowing an increasing number of people are looking for ways to get vegetables into their diet.
For the first time ever, customers have a chance to win Starbucks for Life. From December 2, 2014 through January 5, 2015, customers who pay using a Starbucks Card (registration not required) can enter the Starbucks® It’s a Wonderful Card Ultimate Giveaway for a chance to win a variety of prizes, including a lucky few who will win the grand prize, Starbucks for Life.
Featuring elegant spins on classic designs, Starbucks® Premium Gifts will add an extra sparkle to anyone’s holiday.
Starting November 12, customers will walk into Starbucks® stores nationwide to see them beautifully transformed for the holidays.
The holidays at Starbucks are a time to celebrate with sweet traditions rooted in more than four decades of passion for coffee, food and the holiday spirit.
Share Holiday Moments At Home with the New Starbucks Discoveries Iced Café Favorites Holiday Flavors
In the spring of 2014, Starbucks unveiled a first-of-its-kind collaboration with Oprah Winfrey, celebrating a shared love of tea.
As part of the company’s ongoing efforts to innovate and expand mobile payment capabilities, Starbucks offers the following ways to pay using your mobile device in our stores
Rwanda, located just two degrees south of the equator, is a land-locked country with a lush green and hilly terrain.
Timor-Leste, the official name of East Timor, is located south of the equator in the Malay Archipelago.
This coffee thrives in the verdant highlands of the state of Santa Rosa, Guatemala, above Laguna de Ayarza; a double caldera lake formed thousands of years ago.
Teavana invites you to embrace fall as you get back into your routine following the summer months by finding a special moment each day to enjoy the bold and spicy flavors of Teavana’s chai teas.
For a limited time in Canada, Mocha Coconut Frappuccino is back.
Europe gets an exclusive Starbucks iced drink innovation
Just in time for the summer road trip season, Starbucks conducted a Summer Road Trip Survey of more than 1,000 adults in the U.S. who have taken a road trip in the past year, or plan to in the next year* to identify the top road trip travel trends.
Starbucks announced in July 2013 the beginnings of a strategic agreement to offer a jointly created and developed selection of new, specialty Greek yogurt products in participating Starbucks stores and in grocery channels in the U.S.
Fizzio Handcrafted Sodas - Made Right Before Your Eyes
Shake Up Your Lunch Routine and Savor our New Lunch Sandwiches
Shake Up Your Iced Tea
Never be without great coffee.
NEW Starbucks® Iced Coffee Beverages are Brewed to Personalize at Home.
Experience the refreshing uplift of bottled Starbucks® Iced Coffee.
Nothing says summer like our Frappuccino® blended beverages. Create the perfect Frappuccino® blended beverage for all of your fun summer moments, whether you’re headed to a concert, meeting friends at the park or taking a break from work.
Years of focus and expertise have led to the Starbucks Roast Spectrum, which sorts Starbucks® coffees by three roast profiles – Starbucks® Blonde Roast, Medium Roast and Dark Roast
Complement the gatherings of the season with notes of milk chocolate and sweet orange.
TAZO is launching three organic teas exclusively available at Whole Foods
Starbucks brings new latte flavors and convenience this winter
When it comes to juice, freshly squeezed and cold-pressed fruits and vegetables can provide delicious flavor and nutrition in every sip. But like picking an orange from the highest branch, attaining freshness like this is not easy.
Starbucks honors the birthplace of coffee with the global introduction of Ethiopia, an enchanting single-origin steeped in history and flavor.
Starbucks Discoveries Iced Café Favorites are the perfect balance of rich, bold brewed Starbucks espresso from 100 percent arabica beans, creamy 2% milk, and natural flavors, crafted for enjoyment at home.
The recipe for a great cup of coffee includes four basic fundamentals: proportion, grind, water and freshness. Understanding and following the guidelines for each of them will ensure a great cup of coffee every time.
Customers are always looking for wholesome, delicious and convenient food options for their on-the-go lifestyle. This summer Starbucks introduced a new selection of Salad Bowls and Deli Sandwiches available all day to provide customers delicious and balanced nutrition.
Frappuccino Blended Beverage Overview
Celebrating 10 Years of Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte