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Starbucks unveils ambitious sustainability commitment

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson has announced a multi-decade commitment to be a “resource-positive” company – aspiring to give more than it takes from the planet.

Starbucks Vietnam opens new concept store at Ecopark

Starbucks Vietnam has opened a concept store at a new urban development called Ecopark in Hung Yen, near Hanoi, its 63rd store in the country. Located at the heart of Summer Park, Starbucks Ecopark features a mixture of rural and modern aesthetics, creating “a space that seeks a sense of harmony with its natural surroundings and the buildings bold structure,” the company said in a statement.

Luckin Coffee overtakes Starbucks in China

Luckin Coffee has now become the largest coffee chain in China, surpassing Starbucks in terms of number of locations.

The first Sihanoukville mall has opened its doors

The first Sihanoukville mall, the 6000sqm Furi Times Square opened on Monday, a project backed by local Furi corporation and investment from Macau and Hong Kong.

Starbucks China staff benefits programme offers education, health and pet care

A new Starbucks China staff benefits programme has been launched, with a range of support options for employees who have served two years.

Hollys Coffee out-rates Starbucks in Korean poll shock

Homegrown South Korean chain Hollys Coffee has replaced Starbucks as the country’s most-loved coffee brand. The Korea Consumer Agency conducted a survey of 1031 consumers between September 4 and 16 who had frequented six major coffee brands in South Korea, in which Hollys Coffee received the highest score of 3.95/5 in overall consumer satisfaction. Starbucks, the most successful co…

Starbucks signing store opens in Penang

A second Starbucks signing store has opened in Malaysia, this one in the heart of Penang’s historical deaf community.

Starbucks Chicago opens today, the coffee giant’s largest store yet

Global coffee chain Starbucks today unveils a giant 35,000sqft Reserve Roastery outlet in Chicago, its largest store in the world to date.

Starbucks Chicago opens today, the coffee giant’s largest store yet

Global coffee chain Starbucks today unveils a giant 35,000sqft Reserve Roastery outlet in Chicago, its largest store in the world to date.

South Korea’s coffee shop boom – 1 in 10 are losing money

The number of coffee shops in South Korea continues to grow. More than 71,000 coffee shops are now operating nationwide, with 14,000 opening last year alone. According to a report by KB Financial Group Management Research Institute, the increase in the number of coffee shops is because the number of new shops opening has dramatically outpaced the number of shop closures.

Starbucks Pickup store concept unveiled in NYC

Starbucks Coffee has opened the first-ever Starbucks Pickup store in New York City’s Penn Plaza.

Starbucks Pickup store concept unveiled in NYC

Starbucks Coffee has opened the first-ever Starbucks Pickup store in New York City’s Penn Plaza.