Chick-fil-A Remains No. 1 Restaurant For Teens; Starbucks ...
Dining

Chick-fil-A remains the most popular restaurant choice for teens, according to the latest “Taking Stock with Teens” spending survey from financial services company Piper Sandler. The firm release...

Restaurant Business
April 8, 2021

Starbucks is Running Out of Oat Milk a Month After Adding it t...
Beverages - Retail

Just as Grape Nuts come back to stores, Americans are faced with yet another shortage — this time, of oat milk at some Starbucks cafes. Starbucks rolled out oat milk lattes at about 1,300 stores in...

CNN Business
April 7, 2021

Starbucks to Indirectly Accept Bitcoin as Payment
Beverages - Finance - Online

Starbucks is expanding its relationship with digital wallet platform Bakkt, which will allow consumers to monetize digital assets such as bitcoin and load the value onto their Starbucks cards in the c...

National Restaurant News
March 31, 2021

The ‘Great Human Reconnection’ Will Bring Customer...
Dining - Retail

Starbucks (SBUX) CEO Kevin Johnson says the coffee giant is poised to benefit from what he's dubbed "the great human reconnection" as customers return to cafés post vaccine. Johnson, who's leveraged...

Yahoo Finance
March 22, 2021

Starbucks: Cold Drink Sales Overtake Hot Beverages, Tests New ...
Beverages

Starbucks plans to start testing Cold Pressed Espresso in some cafes by the end of the year as consumers increasingly stick to cold drinks for their caffeine jolt. The drink was already available in ...

CNBC
March 18, 2021

Oatly Enters Starbucks Cafes Nationwide
Beverages - CPG - Dining

Coffee shops are a key part of Oatly’s marketing strategy and Oatly will be served nationwide at Starbucks cafes. The Swedish company is shaping up to have a big 2021, with its first Super Bowl ad a...

CNBC
March 1, 2021

Oatly Confidentially Files for IPO
Beverages - CPG

Oatly, known for its oat milk products, has tie-ups with several cafes in the United States, including Starbucks and also sells its products online and in retail stores. The company, which sells its O...

CNBC
February 23, 2021

Burger King is Testing a Rewards Program; Here’s Why Res...
Branding - Dining

Beginning this week, Burger King is rolling out its new Royal Perks program in five areas of the US, including Los Angeles, Miami, New Jersey, New York City and Long Island, New York. It works a lot l...

CNN
February 15, 2021

Starbucks is Testing 100% Plant-Based Menu
Dining

Starbucks is striking this consumer trend while the iron is hot — while simultaneously prioritizing the reduction of its carbon footprint. These plant-based menu additions are part of the company's ...

RestaurantDive
February 5, 2021

What’s new in fast food: Chicken sandwiches and cauliflo...
Dining

If you felt like a new fried chicken sandwich debuted every day in January, you're not far off. Some chains tried their best to slim down, while others did the exact opposite. The flurry of chicken sa...

CNN
February 1, 2021

Starbucks eyes drive thru only, smaller footprint stores
Dining

Starbucks is increasing the number of drive-thrus in the Central U.S., Southeast and Southwest as it considers its future real estate, Starbucks Chief Operating Officer Roz Brewer said during an ear...

Restaurantdive
January 29, 2021

Starbucks CEO expects 100% of retail workers to earn $15 per h...
Retail

“We’re on the record a couple of years ago, that we supported an increase in federal minimum wage,” Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson said regarding the possibility of President Joe Biden and congress...

CNBC
January 27, 2021

Walgreens Taps Starbucks COO Roz Brewer as its Next CEO
Retail

As CEO of Walgreens, Brewer will be the only Black woman leading a Fortune 500 company. Her departure from Starbucks comes as investors, regulators and activists push for more diversity in corporate ...

CNBC
January 27, 2021

Goldman gets bullish on fast food stocks. Two traders’ t...
Dining

Fast food, big potential? With Goldman Sachs issuing bullish calls in the fast-food and restaurant space on Tuesday, two traders assessed whether the firm’s picks could continue to deliver gains in...

CNBC
January 20, 2021

Chobani enters crowded RTD coffee space
Beverages - CPG

Chobani took its biggest step yet to grow beyond dairy with the rollout of ready-to-drink cold brew coffees — bringing the company up against heavyweights such as Nestlé, PepsiCo and Danone. The c...

FoodDive
January 14, 2021

An explanation for Chick fil A’s pandemic era success
Dining

As fast-food operations go, it's hard to beat Chick-fil-A. McDonald's and Starbucks might have Chick-fil-A beat in terms of sheer size – they earn more in total sales and have more than 13,000 locat...

Mashed
January 4, 2021

How COVID made car culture cool again
Automotive

There was a lot of this going on in 2020. Google "drive-through COVID testing" and you'll get 1.8 billion hits; every major U.S. city now offers it. Curbside pickup was suddenly available for most for...

Mashable
December 31, 2020

Starbucks raising wages for baristas
Dining - Retail

Beginning Dec. 14, all baristas, shift supervisors and cafe attendants hired on or before Sept. 14 will see a 10% pay increase.   Tags: Starbucks For the full story, visit ABC News  -  htt...

ABC News
November 20, 2020

USAA unveils #HonorThroughAction social challenge for Veterans...
Finance

Military veterans, athletes, entertainers and supporters will participate with social media posts that explain what Veterans Day means to them. Tags: 7-Eleven, Starbucks, Wendy’s, Dunkin, USAA Fo...

Mobile Marketer
November 10, 2020

The Wait is Over! Starbuck’s Holiday cups are here
Tech

2020's theme of "Carry the Merry" views customers as "messengers carrying joy out into the world". A free reusable version of the cup will be given away on Friday to customers who order a seasonal dri...

CNN Business
November 4, 2020

Restaurant chains move toward transparency with carbon labelin...
Dining

In a move to promote healthy eating and show customers how they are working to stop climate change, several brands have started labeling menus with carbon footprint information. For the full story,...

NRN
October 20, 2020

Dollar General takes aim at affluent shoppers with new chain
Retail

The idea behind the chain: selling non-essential items like home décor and party items, while catering to a clientele that might balk at shopping at a Dollar General, the fast-growing deep discount c...

Fortune
October 8, 2020

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