Archive for the ‘Starbucks’ Category

Starbucks Coffee: Bittersweet Employment

Monday, June 12th, 2017

Coffee-giant Starbucks is generally known for treating its baristas with respect, at least in the form of decent wages and access to limited education assistance. Recently however, they have faced backlash as baristas have come forward with claims that they are overworked and underpaid. Although the company recently put forward an initiative intended to improve […]

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Woman Awarded $100,000 After Being Burned By Starbucks

Friday, June 9th, 2017

A woman in Florida was awarded after she was burned by Starbucks coffee. She stated that she was left with physical scars after being burned by the coffee. The woman, whose name is Joanne Mogavero, is the mother of three children. She stated that spilled coffee while she was attempting to hand it to a […]

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Starbucks to Open New Flagship

Sunday, May 21st, 2017

One of the most iconic American corporations today is Starbucks. While the company started small as a single store in Seattle over 40 years ago, it has continued to grow and today is the largest coffee house chain in the world. Overall, the company has over 23,000 locations and has nearly 250,000 employees across the […]

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Starbucks Unicorn Frappucino Lives On Through Internet DIY

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

For those people who missed out on the limited edition “Unicorn Frappuccino” by coffee mecha Starbucks, it seems that DIYers have picked up the slack on recreating the abominable liquid sugar rush. While Katy Perry was reported to have spat hers out and Anthony Bourdain described the equation of Starbucks, unicorns, pink and purple as […]

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Starbucks Unveils New Perk: Six Weeks Paid Maternity leave

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Starbucks receives grande criticism. The Seattle-based coffee chain is lumped with McDonalds and Dunkin’ Donuts as part of a mighty fast-food trifecta threatening a global takeover. In fact, Starbucks is poised to have 50,000 locations worldwide in 2017, making it more ubiquitous than the golden arches. When the company isn’t growing and expanding, sending college-grad […]

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Ho Ho Ho! Starbucks Delivers First Iced Coffee Holiday Drink Ever

Friday, February 17th, 2017

It’s fondly labeled the Spiced Sweet Cream Nariño 70 Cold Brew, and it’s coming to a Starbucks near you very soon. Coffee lovers are excited for the popular brand’s first ever iced coffee holiday drink. The yummy cold brew sounds heavenly with a “dash of spice and a float of house-made sweet cream.” Heck, the […]

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Starbucks to Nix “Evenings” Program

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Tuesday, January 10 is the last day to get your wine and tapas fix through Starbucks’ heavily hyped “Evenings” program. Evenings began with one store back in 2010 but expanded to over 400 locations in the past few years. At one time, Starbucks had planned to serve the Evenings menu at a quarter of its […]

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Starbucks Introduces A Seasonal Fruitcake Frappuccino

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Not too long ago, I was amazed to discover that Starbucks coffee shops feature more than 40 different types of their icy-cold Frappuccino blended beverages. Now, after reading a recent online article about the coffee chain, I have become aware of the new fruitcake-flavored Frappuccinos that are being served at their stores.   Fruitcakes hold […]

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Ho Ho Ho! Starbucks Delivers First Iced Coffee Holiday Drink Ever

Friday, December 9th, 2016

It’s fondly labeled the Spiced Sweet Cream Nariño 70 Cold Brew, and it’s coming to a Starbucks near you very soon. Coffee lovers are excited for the popular brand’s first ever iced coffee holiday drink. The yummy cold brew sounds heavenly with a “dash of spice and a float of house-made sweet cream.”   Heck, […]

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Can’t Decide Between Coffee and Beer? Try Starbucks’ New Drink

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Starbucks recently started serving beer and wine on their Starbucks Evenings menu as a way to attract patrons in the evening hours. Now, they have come up with their first signature cocktail: the Espresso Cloud IPA. This drink is a tall glass of IPA beer served in a unique way. The beer’s “head” is actually espresso […]

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