Starbucks

  • Starbucks to sell new drink 'Oprah Chai' from April 29 20-03-2014 06:59 PM

    Starbucks turned its shareholders meeting into an episode of the Oprah Winfrey show on Wednesday. The celebrity talk show host appeared on stage to announce a drink called the Oprah Chai that will be sold at Starbucks cafes starting April 29. The drink will also be available at the small...
  • Starbucks says India operations fastest growing in its history 20-03-2014 06:52 PM

    With 40 stores in 17 months of its operations, India is the fastest growing market in the history of the Seattle-based iconic American coffee chain Starbucks, according to a company statement. The US-based coffee chain, which had sewed up an equal joint venture with Tata Global Beverages, opened its first...
  • Soon, you can have a cup of 'Oprah Chai,' a tea-based drink created by Oprah Winfrey, at a Starbucks 20-03-2014 12:53 PM

    Starbucks Corp will add a celebrity blend to its big tea push when it debuts 'Oprah Chai,' a tea-based drink created by media mogul Oprah Winfrey. Winfrey and Starbucks' chief Howard Schultz clinked tea cups on Wednesday at the company's annual meeting as they announced the new brew, which will...
  • Revealed: Comedy Central's Nathan Fielder is the owner of 'Dumb' Starbucks 11-02-2014 01:08 PM

    'Dumb' Starbucks, a coffee shop that opened in a Los Angeles neighbourhood recently, has created quite the buzz. Does it have anything to do with Starbucks? Who is the owner? Is it a spoof coffee shop mocking Starbucks? And so on...people have so many questions ever since the coffee shop...
  • Why is everyone talking about the 'Dumb Starbucks' coffee shop? 10-02-2014 12:46 PM

    A mysterious new coffee shop called Dumb Starbucks that looks identical to a regular Starbucks has opened up in Los Feliz, neighbourhood of Los Angeles. The menu, the cups, and the logo of the coffee shop look identical to Starbucks, which apparently has nothing to do with the 'dumb' coffee...
  • Starbucks taking Indian coffee to its outlets across globe 22-11-2013 08:23 PM

    Opening its first store in south India in Bangalore, American coffee giant Starbucks on Friday said it is taking the Indian grown coffee to its 19,000 stores across the world. "In India, the coffee (that) farmers grow. we not only sell the coffee in our stores here in India, but...
  • Ratan Tata's grace and wisdom moved me: Starbucks CEO 19-11-2013 06:54 PM

    Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz has voiced his admiration for industrialist Ratan Tata's "grace" and wisdom, saying he was moved by the business icon's words during the launch of the coffee chain's flagship store in Mumbai in year 2012. "At the celebratory dinner the night of the Mumbai (store's) opening, Ratan...
  • Akon's new single 'So Blue' out 18-11-2013 05:57 PM

    Los Angeles: International R&B singer Akon's new single "So blue" has been released. The new track is co-written by Claude Kelly and co-produced by Jerry Duplessis. Its Robby Starbuck-directed video features actors Tommy Lister and Rose Rollins alongside Akon, read a statement from Universal Music that has released the single....
  • Mistry wants more women at leadership roles in Tata group 24-06-2013 02:25 PM

    New Delhi: Stressing on the importance of harnessing talent of women workers, Tata Group Chairman Cyrus Mistry has batted for the fairer gender taking up more leadership roles in the over USD 100 billion salt-to-software conglomerate. In his first address to shareholders as the Chairman of Tata Global Beverages Ltd...
  • Starbucks to open outlets in more Indian cities 07-04-2013 02:30 PM

    New Delhi: Encouraged by the "tremendous response", Starbucks Coffee is planning to expand to more locations to tap the full potential of the vast Indian market where the coffee shop industry is growing at a fast clip. "Till now, we have had a tremendous response to all our outlets in...
  • Google, Amazon to face UK lawmakers over tax 12-11-2012 12:13 PM

    London: UK lawmakers will quiz executives of Starbucks, Google and Amazon on Monday about how they have managed to pay only small amounts of tax in Britain while racking up billions of dollars worth of sales here. The Public Accounts Committee (PAC), which is charged with monitoring government financial affairs,...
  • New York Mayor, Starbucks CEO endorse Obama 02-11-2012 12:24 PM

    Washington: In a surprise development, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has endorsed US President Barack Obama who is seeking re-election. Obama is pitched against Mitt Romney, the Republican presidential candidate, for the November 6 elections; which according to political analysts is a very close race. In such a scenario an...
  • Four big corporate moves to watch 04-01-2012 03:23 PM

    1. The New Brew in Town For those who take their cup of caffeine seriously, there's good news. Starbucks, the world's biggest coffee brand, is likely to make its Indian debut in the first half of 2012. A formal announcement of their retail JV with Tata Coffee is likely next...
  • Confessions of a Starbucks junkie

    PM77 |  Paarull
    Thanks Ratan Tata! Starbucks in India is long, long, long overdue, I thought, while sipping my Starbucks and reading the morning paper. We were being...

  • Starbucks lobbies with US govt for India entry 10-10-2011 01:47 PM

    New Delhi: American coffee retail giant Starbucks is lobbying hard with lawmakers and government officials in the US to facilitate its entry into the highly lucrative Indian market. Starbucks, which runs the world's largest coffee shop chain and enjoys cult status among coffee lovers, has been trying to enter India...
  • India to get Starbucks, but no dates yet 12-05-2011 07:39 PM

    Earlier we had reported that Starbucks is finally arriving in India. The Twitter handle which had sent the following tweet (Starbucks_India), "Its great to finally be in India! Looking forward to serving some good old #Starbucks coffee. You a fan?" has now been removed. We regret the error and apologise...
  • Critics' Choice Awards: Top trending story today 15-01-2011 12:40 PM

    Critics Choice Awards Music maestro AR Rahman won the Best Original Song award at the 16th Critics' Choice Movie awards. The 45-year-old music mogul won the award for the song "If I Rise" for Danny Boyle's film "127 Hours", a collaboration between Rahman and pop star Dido. The Critics' Choice...
  • New Zodiac Ophiuchus: Top trending story today 14-01-2011 11:30 AM

    New Zodiac Ophiuchus If the star doctors are to be believed, there is a new Zodiac sign jostling for space with its 12 more popular brothers in the astrological chart. Say hello to Ophiuchus, Zodiac No. 13. Ophiuchus is a rarely used astrological sign that is not included in most...
  • Starbucks coffee chain may come to India 13-01-2011 07:16 PM

    Mumbai: Starbucks Corp, the world's largest coffee chain, has signed a pact with India's Tata Coffee Ltd to explore the possibility of opening retail stores in India, the two companies said in a statement. The agreement, which also allows Starbucks to source beans from Tata's plant in southern India, will...
  • Starbucks cuts name, 'coffee' from logo 06-01-2011 03:36 PM

    Los Angeles: Starbucks Corp, the world's biggest coffee chain, dropped both its name and the word "coffee" from its 40-year old logo, prompting cries of outrage from people who said they were loyal customers. The new green logo amplifies the company's female siren symbol -- representing half-human mythical temptresses who...
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  • Coffee companies in a frothy battle 29-08-2006 09:55 PM

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