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Anti-plastic campaigns pay off for Starbucks, 7-Eleven

Starbucks Korea and 7-Eleven Thailand have announced positive results for their respective anti-plastic campaigns.

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - CIRCA MAY, 2017: close up shot of Starbucks Reserve sign. Starbucks Corporation

Starbucks Malaysia finds success in Reserve

Starbucks Malaysia plans to open two or three of its premium Reserve concept stores annually.

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Shinsegae’s new upscale SSG Food Market in Seoul

Shinsegae’s Emart hypermarkets has opened a premium fusion supermarket and food hall concept, SSG Food Market.

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Video: Starbucks Dewata Coffee Sanctuary in Bali

View our video of the new Starbucks Dewata Coffee Sanctuary in Bali.

Probably The Most 'asian' Starbucks Ever. Can Be Found Around Ancient Yet Scenic Jinli Street In Che

Starbucks China sales grow – but there’s a catch

Net revenues for Starbucks China and Asia-Pacific region soared 45 per cent in the first quarter to US$1.2 billion.

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Gong Cha bubble tea could fetch US$442 million

South Korean private equity firm Unison Capital is selling its Gong Cha bubble tea franchise in a deal likely to fetch up to US$442 million.

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Luckin vs Starbucks: technology storm in a coffee cup

Luckin vs Starbucks: baristas and technology are engaged in a gigantic battle for the loyalty of Chinese coffee drinkers.

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Giant Starbucks Dewata Coffee Sanctuary opens in Bali

Starbucks has opened its largest Southeast Asian location in Bali.

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Starbucks South Korea offers incentives using own cups

Starbucks South Korea says the number of customers bringing their own cups to the store leapt 24 per cent in just one month.


Starbucks virtual store launched with Alibaba

Alibaba technology is powering the first Starbucks virtual store under a New Retail initiative.

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Herschel boosts Starbucks fashion cred

Does a new new designer collaboration revealed this week represent growing Starbucks fashion cred?

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Cafe Amazon to open 20,000 stores and ‘rival Starbucks’

Thai oil company PTT plans to spin off its Cafe Amazon division and build a coffee chain which will one day rival Starbucks.


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