#Starbucks

  • Article: The 2 Black Men Arrested at Starbucks Started a $200K Fund for Young Entrepreneurs
    Education

    The 2 Black Men Arrested at Starbucks Started a $200K Fund for Young Entrepreneurs

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 3, 2018

    “We feel like this is the best way to see that change that we want to see.” Read more

  • Article: 8 Powerful Reactions to Starbucks’ Decision to Close Its Stores for Racial Bias Training
    Citizenship

    8 Powerful Reactions to Starbucks’ Decision to Close Its Stores for Racial Bias Training

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 18, 2018

    “If you are angry about Starbucks closing for a day...you are kind of part of the problem." Read more

  • Article: Starbucks Just Promised $10 Million to Invent a Fully Recyclable Coffee Cup
    Environment

    Starbucks Just Promised $10 Million to Invent a Fully Recyclable Coffee Cup

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 22, 2018

    Nearly a million people (and a “cup monster”) asked Starbucks to fulfill a promise made a decade ago Read more

  • Article: Outright Ban on Disposable Coffee Cups Rejected by Government
    Environment

    Outright Ban on Disposable Coffee Cups Rejected by Government

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 9, 2018

    2.5 billion single-use cups are thrown out in the UK every year. Read more

  • Article: This Coffee Chain Is the First in the UK to Charge a ‘Latte Levy’ for Disposable Cups
    Environment

    This Coffee Chain Is the First in the UK to Charge a ‘Latte Levy’ for Disposable Cups

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 26, 2018

    It’s introducing the 5p cup charge to cut down on plastic waste. Read more

  • Article: These Stores Are Still Paying Workers in Puerto Rico Even Though They’re Closed
    Finance & Innovation

    These Stores Are Still Paying Workers in Puerto Rico Even Though They’re Closed

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 9, 2017

    “We believe it is the right thing for us to do under these circumstances.” Read more

  • Article: Starbucks Held a Career Fair for Refugees in California
    Citizenship

    Starbucks Held a Career Fair for Refugees in California

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 9, 2017

    The coffee chain has promised to hire 10,000 refugees by 2020. Read more

  • Article: Starbucks Will Hire 2,500 Refugees in Europe by 2022
    Citizenship

    Starbucks Will Hire 2,500 Refugees in Europe by 2022

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 21, 2017

    The coffee company has a “grande” vision. Read more