Starbucks is looking for thousands of good men - and women.
The world's biggest coffee chain said on Wednesday it would commit to hiring at least 10,000 veterans and spouses of active military in five years.
It also said five new and existing U.S. Starbucks cafes on or near military bases will share a portion of each sale with non-profit organizations that help veterans re-enter the... » more
Having made its mark in the global coffee market, Starbucks is setting its sights on tea - the world's most consumed beverage after water - which it dubs a $90 billion market opportunity.
On Thursday, the Seattle company will open its first Teavana tea store and bar on Manhattan's Upper East Side. The debut comes as Starbucks expands its reach with new shops focusing on everything from premium... » more