Archive for the ‘Starbucks’ Category

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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Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte Announcement

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

Starbucks has finally announced today that it plans to release its beloved Pumpkin Spice Latte or PSL to consumers on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Since 2003, Americans have come to associate the PSL with the start of the autumn season even though autumn doesn’t technically start until September 22 this year. Of course, as with […]

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Starbucks Teams Up With Feeding America To Kick Off “FoodShare” in San Diego

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

America’s favorite coffee chain, Starbucks, is about to launch its latest charity project. Starbucks officials announced on August 30th that they are starting the very first Starbucks “FoodShare” program in their San Diego stores. This FoodShare program is intended to help the disadvantaged and homeless by providing them with food items from 190 participating Starbucks […]

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Starbucks and Other National Restaurant Chains are Helping to Feed the Hungry

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Starbucks and other national restaurants have recently stepped up efforts to feed hungry Americans. Together with three food distribution programs called “Food Share,” “Feeding America,” and “Food Donation Connection,” thousands of meals will be collected at the end of the day by drivers with refrigerated vans. They will then be passed on to food banks […]

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Starbucks Meets Cookies

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Starbucks sure seems to do it all, don’t they? After all, they sell every imaginable type and flavor of coffee. They’ve turned things into coffee that you wouldn’t even think to do like Cotton Candy and Cinnamon Rolls! Not only that, but they also have quite the collection of bakery treats. Starbucks also offers a […]

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