Starbucks Red Cups
Starbucks via CNN
December 03, 2019 - 8:53 am
We hate to ruin your festive cheer, but it turns out that ordering a pint of caramel-flavored hot chocolate topped with whipped cream may not actually be that good for you. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
October 30, 2019 - 5:36 pm
The former regional manager of the Center City Starbucks, where two black men were arrested last year for sitting inside the store, is suing the company for allegedly discriminating against white people. Read more here.
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Students at Robeson High School.
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Pat Loeb
October 21, 2019 - 4:46 pm
Philadelphia officials launched a new program Monday to teach students at two West Philadelphia high schools how to start and run a business.
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Starbucks is issuing another public apology more than a year after officers arrested two black men in a Philadelphia store.
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July 07, 2019 - 12:37 pm
By Amir Vera, CNN (CNN) -- Starbucks is issuing another public apology more than a year after officers arrested two black men in a Philadelphia store. This time, though, the coffee giant is apologizing to officers with the Tempe Police Department in Arizona. In a statement Friday, the Tempe...
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This Oct. 4, 2018, file photo shows the U.S. Supreme Court at sunset in Washington.
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo, File
July 02, 2019 - 10:19 am
By David Cray, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — More than 200 corporations, including many of America's best-known companies, have signed a friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and...
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June 03, 2019 - 1:13 pm
By Hollie Silverman, CNN Business (CNN) — Sephora will close all locations Wednesday to hold diversity training for its staff after R&B singer SZA accused the store of racial profiling in April. The cosmetic retailer announced on May 23 that every store, distribution center and corporate office...
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Guiness multipack use
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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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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Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson speaks at the company's annual shareholders meeting in Seattle.
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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.
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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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