Bluestone Lane CEO and key investor explain how Australian coffee chain is taking on Starbucks

Jim Cramer sits down with the CEOs of Bluestone Lane and its investor RSE Ventures to find out what's next for the Australian-born coffeehouse......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyJul 11th, 2018

The billionaire owner of the Miami Dolphins just invested in this coffee chain that"s about to take over the US. Here"s what it"s like to visit.

Business Insider/Jessica Tyler Bluestone Lane, a New York-based, Australian-inspired coffee chain, plans to expand to 100 locations over the next three years. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 18th, 2018

Starbucks" departing chairman backs China prospects, hints at Jack Ma tie-up

Starbucks Corp's outgoing Executive Chairman Howard Schultz said on Monday that a recent slowdown in China would be short-lived, seeking to salve investor concerns that the U.S. coffee chain is under pressure in the fast-growing market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2018

Starbucks" Schultz urges investor support despite China concerns

Starbucks Corp's outgoing Executive Chairman Howard Schultz said on Monday that a recent slowdown in China would be short-lived, seeking to salve investor concerns that the U.S. coffee chain is under pressure in the fast-growing market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2018

Ackman"s Pershing Square exits Mondelez in favor of other bets

Billionaire investor William Ackman has turned his back on snack maker Mondelez International and put the money into potentially more lucrative bets, including global coffee company Starbucks and hotel operator Hilton Worldwide Holdings......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2018

Starbucks to Lay Off 5% of Corporate Workforce

Starbucks is planning to lay off approximately 5% of its global corporate workforce as the chain struggles to attract new and repeat customers to its U.S. coffee shops......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 14th, 2018

Starbucks partners with UberEats in Japan

Starbucks Corp said on Wednesday it was partnering with UberEats to deliver coffee and food in Tokyo starting Friday, as the world's largest coffee chain looks to boost sales in Japan, one of its major Asia-Pacific markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2018

Exclusive: Chinese upstart Luckin Coffee seeks funds to double valuation to $2 billion - sources

Luckin Coffee, an up-and-coming coffee chain with ambitions to challenge Starbucks Corp in China, is targeting a valuation of $1.5 billion to $2 billion as it launches a new round of funding, people familiar with the matter told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 6th, 2018

Starbucks Tops Expectations in 4th Quarter

Coffee chain reports strong same-store sales growthCheck out Bill Ackman Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Bill Ackman (Updated on 11/01/2018)Related Stocks: SBUX, BABA, HKSE:00700, XSWX:NESN,.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 2nd, 2018

It’s time for the annual Starbucks cup controversy. Do the company’s new designs embrace Christmas?

Controversy seems to surround the coffee chain's holiday cups every year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 2nd, 2018

This New Spooky Starbucks Beverage Will Have You Feeling Witchy

Toad's breath, bat warts, and lizard scales are some of the delicious ingredients mixed into this witch's brew. Something spooky is brewing at Starbucks. Starting Thursday, the coffee chain is rolling o.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 25th, 2018

Dunkin’ Is Challenging Starbucks Where It Hurts: Espresso

New machines and branding aim for the middle market. The coffee chain formerly known as Dunkin’ Donuts is beefing up its espresso offerings and lowering some prices in a challenge to the coffee chain still known as Starbucks .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 24th, 2018

Starbucks to let Mexico"s Alsea operate stores in four European nations

Starbucks Corp said on Thursday it would give its longtime partner Mexico's Alsea SAB the rights to operate its cafes in France, the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg as the coffee chain looks to trim costs and battle competition......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2018

Ackman"s Pershing Square unveils $900 million stake in Starbucks

William Ackman said on Tuesday his activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management LP has built a roughly $900 million position in Starbucks Corp , betting the world's biggest coffee chain can overcome stagnant sales in its home market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2018

Activist Investor Ackman Reveals Stake in Starbucks

William Ackman said his activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management has built a 1.1% stake in coffee giant Starbucks and sees room for the coffee giant to grow despite recent struggles......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 9th, 2018

Bill Ackman’s Starbucks Bet Is Buzzworthy

The coffee giant has its challenges, but it has a handle on them as well and the right leadership to make needed fixes. It should be a win for the investor......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 9th, 2018

Starbucks Announces Big Changes at the Top

Starbucks shares didn’t react much despite the coffee giant announcing a big change at the top. The company is appointing a new CFO who will be taking over at the end of November......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 8th, 2018

After 25,000 stores in 78 countries, Starbucks turns to Italy

Starbucks will open its first outlet in Italy on Friday, finally daring to sell its American take on coffee in the home of espresso. The chain will open Milan roastery where it will forgo Frappuccinos......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 9th, 2018

Starbucks pulls in crowds at first Italian cafe

Around two hundred people queued outside the first Starbucks cafe in Italy on Friday, as the world's biggest coffee chain faces one of its toughest tests yet with an upmarket roastery in the center of Milan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 7th, 2018

Starbucks finally opened its first store in Italy, where the idea for the massive coffee chain was born. Take a look inside. (SBUX)

Starbucks Starbucks just opened its first-ever store in Italy. It's one of only three Reserve Roasteries in the world. The Roasteries are seen as more upscale than the typical Starbucks location. Starbucks has pla.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 6th, 2018

Starbucks is opening its first store in Italy. Frappuccinos aren"t on the menu

Thirty-five years after a trip to Milan inspired American entrepreneur Howard Schultz to transform Starbucks, the coffee chain has finally arrived in Italy......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 6th, 2018