Kevin Johnson

Starbucks Roastery
Matt Glac/Starbucks via CNN
February 27, 2019 - 8:48 am
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, CNN Business (CNN) — Starbucks is about to open its biggest Roastery in the world in Tokyo. Roasteries — large, lavish Starbucks stores that feature specialty coffees and teas, on-premise roasters and massive coffee casks where freshly roasted beans are held — are a way...
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Starbucks bias training
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May 29, 2018 - 7:59 am
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner (CNN Money) -- Starbucks will close about 8,000 company-owned locations on Tuesday afternoon to offer 175,000 employees a mandatory anti-bias training. Most of the 7,000 licensed stores, including those operated by hotels, grocery stores and airports, should be open...
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Nestle's directors speak in front of the Nestle's logo
Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP, File
May 07, 2018 - 11:01 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Nestle has entered into an agreement to bring Starbucks products to millions of homes worldwide. The Swiss-based company announced Monday that Starbucks will receive an up-front cash payment of $7.15 billion for a business which generated annual sales of $2 billion. Approximately 500...
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Cherri Gregg
May 02, 2018 - 12:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The City of Philadelphia has reached a settlement agreement with the two young men arrested after being racially profiled at a Center City Starbucks in April. There's also talks of a settlement with Starbucks as well. The city confirmed that Donte Robinson and Rashon...
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Starbucks Protest
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Pat Loeb
April 17, 2018 - 11:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The CEO of Starbucks has met with the two black men at the center of a racially charged incident inside a Center City store that sparked protests in the city and across the country. A company spokesperson said Tuesday that CEO Kevin Johnson apologized to the two men...
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