(SEATTLE) -- Starbucks' latest initiative is a simple concept to help reduce single-use plastic -- simply order, sip, return and repeat. The coffee chain announced a new two-month borrow-and-return trial program launching at five Seattle store locations that will allow customers to order a beverage... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Starbucks is making coffee runs more accessible than ever with a new service to help blind and low-vision customers.The Seattle-based company announced Monday that it now offers complimentary access to a breakthrough technology... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(OLYMPIA, Wash.) -- Washington state has announced a new robust public-private partnership featuring corporations headquartered in the state -- including Starbucks, Microsoft and Costco -- to boost its vaccine distribution efforts.Gov. Jay Inslee announced... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- Starbucks started a new community resilience fund to help support underserved communities in 12 major cities.The Seattle-based coffee company announced the launch of the Starbucks Community Resilience Fund on Wednesday, which will... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- The holidays -- and festive coffee cups -- may be in hindsight, but Starbucks has some exciting new offerings on its winter menu."Beginning January 5, customers can enjoy the new Honey Almondmilk... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- Starbucks will increase wages for the majority of its staff starting next month, the company confirmed to ABC News on Thursday.Beginning Dec. 14, all baristas, shift supervisors and cafe attendants hired on... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- Starbucks announced a bold new measure to achieve its diversity goals, saying it would directly connect the building of inclusive and diverse teams to the pay of its executives."We will hold ourselves... Read More.
BY: KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Starbucks is enjoying a sip of victory after it successfully implemented a recyclable, strawless lid for iced beverages. "Over the past year, Starbucks has trialed new lightweight, recyclable strawless lids in select markets across the... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(SEATTLE) -- It may still be summer, but Tuesday marks the official early start to fall with the kick-off of pumpkin spice season at Starbucks.The Seattle-based coffee chain said customers can now order the... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Summer may be coming to a close, but Starbucks has added two new tropical-flavored drinks for a taste of the season all year long.The Kiwi Starfruit Starbucks Refreshers Beverage and... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Starbucks has been dynamic in its changes amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and is set to roll out a new blend of hybrid storefronts.As more locations cater to curbside takeaway, drive-thru... Read More.