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Starbucks Looks To Expand Its Consumer Base With New Guinness-Flavored Latté

Starbucks is looking to expand its consumer base with new Guinness-flavored Latté. KCBS’ Margie Shafer interviews consumer psychologist Kit Yarrow and finds out why San Francisco is never chosen as a test market.

09/22/2014

Annual Heavyweight Pumpkin Contest Held In Half Moon Bay

Pumpkin Spice Latte Back Early, Pumpkin Beers Available Now As Fall Flavors Get Head Start

While every flavored coffee lover may be asking, “When is the pumpkin spice latte (PSL) available?” the better question might be when is pumpkin beer going to be on store shelves, but at any rate, both are either here now, or starting in days.

08/21/2014

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Travel On A Budget This Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.

08/20/2014

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Starbucks Raises Prices Drink Prices Again

The Seattle-based chain also raised prices on some of the drinks sold in its cafes a year ago. The latest hikes don’t seem to be driven purely by the surging bean costs that have pressured other coffee sellers to raise prices, however, since Starbucks has said it already locked in its coffee contracts for the rest of this fiscal year and much of the next.

06/23/2014

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Starbucks To Offer Wireless Smartphone Charging Pads In San Francisco Locations

Soon you may not have to fumble or fight for a power outlet to charge your phone at your neighborhood Starbucks. Starbucks and Duracell say they are rolling out Powermat wireless charging devices in stores in San Francisco.

06/11/2014

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Oprah Chai Tea To Be Sold at Starbucks

Beginning April 29, you will be able to walk into Starbucks and order “Teavana Oprah Chai Tea”

03/19/2014

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Starbucks’ Croissant Sales Doubled After Makeover

The company is seeing early signs of promise for its revamped lineup of sweets…

01/25/2014

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Top Ten Things To Ban That’s of ‘Seattle’

If for just one day, to support our own San Francisco 49ers, ban all things “Seattle”

01/17/2014

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San Ramon Starbucks Damaged In 1-Alarm Fire Friday Morning

Firefighters extinguished a one-alarm fire that damaged a Starbucks coffee shop in a San Ramon strip mall early Friday morning.

09/13/2013

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Patrick Dempsey Out Of Tully’s Coffee Venture

Actor Patrick Dempsey and his business partner in the venture that acquired Tully’s Coffee out of bankruptcy have dissolved their partnership…

08/24/2013

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