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Guiness multipack use
Diageo
April 15, 2019 - 1:18 pm
By Gianluca Mezzofiore, CNN Business (CNN) — Guinness is ditching plastic ring containers and shrink wrap in its beer multipacks. The parent company of the Irish brand, Diageo, announced Monday that it will replace plastic with 100% recyclable and biodegradable cardboard. The change also applies to...
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Panera
Panera
April 15, 2019 - 1:11 pm
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, CNN Business (CNN) — Panera is upping its breakfast game to get a piece of a growing market. In recent years, fast food and fast casual restaurants have built up their breakfast offerings. Now, with healthier menu items, better coffee and tech designed to maximize speed...
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Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
April 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- An arts blogger who launched a one-man crusade against Center City District's plan to build a Starbucks kiosk in Dilworth Plaza has settled his differences with the non-profit. Conrad Benner had collected more than 8,000 signatures on a petition opposing the kiosk...
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Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson speaks at the company's annual shareholders meeting in Seattle.
Ted S. Warren/AP Photo
March 20, 2019 - 6:33 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks says it plans to test both recyclable and compostable cups over the next year. Customers in New York, San Francisco, Seattle, London and Vancouver, British Colombia, will help test the cups, which use fiber, paper and other materials in place of plastic liners. Seattle-...
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Another Starbucks controversy is brewing, but this time it's because of a kiosk being built in Dilworth Park, outside of City Hall.
Antionette Lee/KYW Newsradio
Antionette Lee
March 11, 2019 - 9:44 pm
Updated: 3/13/19 1:30 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Another Starbucks controversy is brewing and this time, it's because of a kiosk being built in Dilworth Park outside of Philadelphia City Hall. The Starbucks kiosk is being built in the southwest corner of Dilworth Park just outside of City...
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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 CEO Howard Schultz
LM Otero/AP Photo, File
January 27, 2019 - 9:03 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — For a businessman who grew a small coffee roaster into an inescapable global chain, who ensured that even his part-time workers had benefits and who has given about $150,000 to Democratic campaigns, former Starbucks Chairman Howard Schultz is generating tepid — or even hostile —...
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This Saturday, March 24, 2018, file photo, shows a sign at a Starbucks in the U.S.
Gene J. Puskar/AP Photo, File
January 22, 2019 - 7:46 am
By The Associated Press Starbucks is expanding its delivery service and aims to offer it at nearly one-fourth of its U.S. company-operated coffee shops. The company said it is launching the service Tuesday in San Francisco and will expand to some stores in New York, Boston, Washington, Chicago and...
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Howard Schultz
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January 21, 2019 - 10:05 am
By Eli Watkins, Maeve Reston, Cristina Alesci and Poppy Harlow (CNN) — Howard Schultz, the former CEO of Starbucks, is exploring running for president as an independent candidate, two people familiar with his thinking told CNN. A person close to Schultz's advisers said they "are exploring a...
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A needle disposal unit In Starbucks at 18th and Spruce streets.
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
January 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Starbucks has been putting needle disposal boxes in some of its restrooms, including some in Philadelphia, and it's part of a growing trend. Amari says he never paid attention to the needle disposal unit in his favorite Starbucks, at 18th and Spruce streets, when it...
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