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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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Starbucks Hiking Prices Despite Falling Coffee Costs

The Seattle-based coffee company has said it’s hiking prices on average by 1 percent nationally starting Tuesday. But it says the price for many drinks, such as medium and large brewed coffees and Frappuccinos, won’t change in most of its 11,000 U.S. cafes.

06/25/2013

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Deputies Kill Suspect In Stabbing Death Of 60-Year Old In Front Of Starbucks In Windsor

Sonoma County sheriff’s deputies fatally shot a man suspected of stabbing a 60-year-old woman in front of Starbucks on the Town Green in Windsor Saturday morning.

06/08/2013

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No Charges For Woman In San Jose Starbucks Alleged Poisoning Case

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office will not be filing charges against a woman who was accused of placing rubbing alcohol in two bottles of orange juice at a Starbucks in San Jose last month, a prosecutor said Friday.

05/24/2013

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