Black men arrested at Starbucks settle with the company

May 3, 2018 in News

By Errin Haines Whack Associated Press Two black men arrested for sitting at a Philadelphia Starbucks without ordering anything settled with the world’s biggest coffee-shop chain Wednesday for an undisclosed […]

2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

April 19, 2018 in News, The Buzz

By ERRIN HAINES WHACK AP National Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Rashon Nelson initially brushed it off when the Starbucks manager told him he couldn’t use the restroom because he wasn’t […]

Starbucks to close more than 8,000 stores for racial-bias training

April 19, 2018 in Business, News

By Frederick H. Lowe Starbucks will close more than 8,000 company-owned stores affecting 175,000 employees in the United States May 29 to address implicit racial bias, following arrests of […]

Starbucks bringing back cake slices in response to customer feedback

April 2, 2014 in Business

NEW YORK (AP) (AP) — Starbucks is learning that people really like their sliced cake loaves. The Seattle-based coffee company says it will start bringing back its cake slices in […]