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Starbucks Korea will expand social-distancing measures across its branches nationwide from Thursday, after a successful trial at some stores.
Following its temporary closure of stores in Luzon last week, Starbucks Philippines has now extended the shutdown to Visayas and Mindanao.
Starbucks Japan has launched a new concept store in collaboration with railway operator JR East, the Starbucks Coffee Takanawa Gateway Station.
Several major food chains in Luzon, Philippines, have decided to either temporarily suspend their operations or reduce operating hours after the area was put into “enhanced community quarantine”.
Starbucks China will invest US$130 million in a new roasting facility in 2022 as part of its upcoming Coffee Innovation Park in Kunshan.
Starbucks Japan is to open its first signing store in early Summer 2020 in Kunitachi City, Tokyo.
Roughly a third of the 11,000 stores in Shanghai that closed for the coronavirus outbreak have opened for business, according to a Shine News report.
Starbucks Japan is to open a greenhouse store in western Tokyo this month, set in a theme park celebrating flora and fauna.
Starbucks Indonesia has opened its first community store, aiming to support local children by funding scholarships through a portion of sales.
Starbucks has opened its first Reserve store in Penang, Malaysia, located in Gurney Plaza and the coffee chain’s 12th in the nation.
Apple and Levi’s joined the growing list of international retailers shuttering stores in Mainland China as the infection rate and death toll from the coronavirus continued to grow over the weekend.
Swedish furniture and homewares chain Ikea has closed all of its mainland Chinese stores in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.