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Starbucks to launch first all-day dining cafe in China

The coffee chain, which now operates more than 3,700 stores in 158 cities in China, is seeing slower growth in the country, with transactions down 2 percent in its first quarter.

Democrats fear Donald Trump re-election if ex-Starbucks CEO Schultz runs

The pushback in the early days of the 2020 campaign reflects the intensity Democrats are bringing to the race. The party is singularly focused on retaking the White House and anxious about any hurdle that would prevent them from seizing on Trump's unpopularity.


Starbucks stores across India are selling coffee for Rs 100

On October 6, Starbucks stores across India will serve you coffee only for Rs 100. So, are you going to hit a Starbucks store near you and treat yourself to a latte or two?

Sued by Starbucks, SardarBuksh says we will be Sardarji-Bakhsh

In July, Seattle-based Starbucks filed a law suit in the High Court against the local chain for differentially copying the company’s name as well as their logo — the two-tailed mermaid — for illegally promoting their product.

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Brands are not emulated only from West to East. It has also worked in the reverse direction.

What's the hype about Starbucks' Pumpkin Spiced Latte that Indians can't stop talking about

Describing it as a drink "sprinkled with some pumpkin spice and a swish of magic", Starbucks India tweeted about its arrival in India this fall.


How Starbucks is banking on a partnership with Alibaba to sell more coffee in China

Starbucks flagged in June that it was pursuing such a tie-up after reporting a sudden slowdown in China sales growth, which it blamed partly on a crackdown on third-party delivery firms that had previously helped drive orders at its cafes.

To revive sales in China, Starbucks ties up with Alibaba for coffee delivery

The delivery program will leverage's 3 million registered riders, and Starbucks will establish "Starbucks Delivery Kitchens" inside Hema stores and use the supermarket's delivery system to fulfil Starbucks delivery orders.

Starbucks, others must pay workers for off clock work: Court

The court in Thursday's ruling said it was not closing the door on all claims by employers that the amount of additional work was too negligible.

Starbucks closing cafes; CEO calls performance 'not acceptable'

The world's largest coffee chain is facing competition both from upscale coffee houses and lower-priced fast-food chains like McDonald's Corp and Dunkin' Donuts.