Beginning June 1, 2017, Starbucks will offer a critical illness insurance plan for the parents of its eligible full-time partners (employees) in company-operated stores across Mainland China. This industry-leading investment will benefit over 10,000 parents of its Chinese partners.
Starbucks announces plans to create more than 240,000 new jobs globally (68,000 in the U.S.) as it reiterates intent to open 12,000 new stores globally and 3,400 new stores in the U.S. by FY21, including 100 more Military Family Stores in the U.S. to support military communities
Starbucks Corporation today announced that it has closed an underwritten public offering of senior notes, comprising the first global yen-denominated Corporate Sustainability Bond issued in the Japanese market.
The visitor center will be a 46,000-square-foot area located on the Starbucks farm, that allows people to explore the journey of coffee from seedling to coffee field, the wet milling process, the drying patio and all the way to roasting and a café.
Brian James, the firm’s President, highlighted findings refuting information currently in the marketplace based upon research reports and speculative data about Starbucks business performance.
Set to open in late 2018, the Milan Reserve Roastery will be the first Starbucks Roastery to open in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region, and the fifth globally.
Starbucks announced the launch of “用星说” (Say it with Starbucks), a new social gifting feature on Weixin in China, which enables users to instantly and conveniently gift a Starbucks beverage or digital gift card.
Starbucks is taking the next step towards evolving the digital customer experience by launching voice ordering capabilities within the Starbucks mobile iOS app and the popular Amazon Alexa platform.