Starbucks First 'Signing Store' Will Let People Order In Sign LanguageThe cafe plans to hire 20-25 employees, from across the United States, who will be proficient in American Sign Language.
Hyatt Joins Starbucks, Other Companies In Eliminating Plastic StrawsHyatt Hotels is joining the growing count of companies and government entities moving to eliminate plastic straws in favor of ocean-friendlier alternatives.
Starbucks Is Eliminating Plastic Straws From All StoresStarbucks is going strawless. The coffee company announced Monday that it will phase out plastic straws from all of its stores by 2020.
Starbucks Employee Fired After Mocking Stuttering CustomerThe coffee chain says the behavior did not reflect the experience customers should have and the employee is no longer with Starbucks.
Starbucks Says It Will Close 150 Stores Next Year Starbucks will close 150 poorly performing company-operated stores next year, about three times as many as it typically closes.
Starbucks Raises Price Of Brewed Coffee In Most U.S. StoresThe company has also rolled out specialty drinks over the years that tend to cost more.
Chicago Starbucks Increase Prices For Hot Brewed CoffeeA Starbucks spokesperson tells CBS 2 Tuesday’s price increase is only in the Chicago area and only on hot brewed coffee.
Starbucks Shuts Down More Than 8,000 Stores For Anti-Bias TrainingChicago area Starbucks stores were among the more than 8,000 Starbucks locations around the country locking their doors Tuesday afternoon to train employees about racial bias.
Starbucks Apologizes For Racial Slur On Customer's OrderA customer at a Starbucks in California, found the word "Beaner" - a derogatory term for Mexicans - printed on his coffee drink.
Starbucks To Employees: Let Anyone Use RestroomsThe company is trying to restore its reputation after the arrest of two black men at a coffee shop in Philadelphia.
Black Men Arrested At Starbucks Settle For $1 Each, Promise Of $200K ProgramThe arrest of Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson on April 12 touched off a furor around the U.S. over racial profiling.
Starbucks To Close More Than 8,000 Stores For Racial-Bias EducationStarbucks says it will close more than 8,000 U.S. stores for several hours next month to conduct racial-bias training to its nearly 175,000 workers.