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Starbucks Speeds Up Service at Express Stores, Ups Quality at Starbucks Reserves
Starbucks

Starbucks Speeds Up Service at Express Stores, Ups Quality at Starbucks Reserves

Starbucks is hoping to entice both high-paying and convenience-craving customers with two new store formats.
Kate Taylor
Dunkin' Donuts Debuts Dark-Roast Coffee for the First Time Ever
Coffee

Dunkin' Donuts Debuts Dark-Roast Coffee for the First Time Ever

As the coffee market heats up, Dunkin' Donuts is finally serving up dark-roast brew.
Kate Taylor
In $11 Billion Deal, Burger King Scoops Up Tim Hortons and Heads to Canada
Burger King

In $11 Billion Deal, Burger King Scoops Up Tim Hortons and Heads to Canada

It's official: Burger King is buying coffee and doughnuts chain Tim Hortons for approximately $11 billion, with financing help from Warren Buffet.
Kate Taylor
Burger King in Talks to Buy Tim Hortons, Move to Canada
Burger King

Burger King in Talks to Buy Tim Hortons, Move to Canada

Burger King and Tim Hortons announced on Monday that they are discussion a merger, with Burger King corporate potentially moving to Canada.
Kate Taylor
Chick-fil-A Finally Enters the Fast-Food Coffee Battle
Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A Finally Enters the Fast-Food Coffee Battle

Watch out, Starbucks: Chick-fil-A is upping its breakfast game by putting a specialty-grade coffee on the menu.
Kate Taylor
5 Simple Ways to Express Gratitude Every Day
Gratitude

5 Simple Ways to Express Gratitude Every Day

When you take the time to say 'thank you' to those who are most important to your business, it can leave a lasting impression.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Forget Specialty Blends -- Half the World Prefers Instant Coffee
Coffee

Forget Specialty Blends -- Half the World Prefers Instant Coffee

Outside of the U.S., the global instant coffee market is huge and growing fast.
Kate Taylor
How Fair Trade Went From a Crazy Coffee Concept to a Global Sustainability Trend
Growth Strategies

How Fair Trade Went From a Crazy Coffee Concept to a Global Sustainability Trend

When Paul Rice initially brought his idea for Fair Trade certified products to suppliers in the U.S., they either met him with intense skepticism or rejected him outright. Today, his model is flourishing.
Catherine Clifford
Reversing Course, Starbucks Says It Will Raise Coffee Prices
Starbucks

Reversing Course, Starbucks Says It Will Raise Coffee Prices

While Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said in March that Starbucks had no plans to raise prices, the coffee chain is now hiking prices on some drinks.
Kate Taylor
Starbucks Will Fund Online College Degrees for Thousands of Employees
Education

Starbucks Will Fund Online College Degrees for Thousands of Employees

College juniors and seniors who work more than 20 hours per week will be eligible to enroll in a tuition-free online program with Arizona State University.
Geoff Weiss
With National Rollout, Will Starbucks Make Wireless Phone Charging the New Wi-Fi?
Starbucks

With National Rollout, Will Starbucks Make Wireless Phone Charging the New Wi-Fi?

Starbucks and Powermat are rolling out wireless chargers nationwide – and maybe revolutionizing how we charge our tech forever.
Kate Taylor
Dunkin' Donuts Franchisees Forced to Raise Coffee Prices
Dunkin' Donuts

Dunkin' Donuts Franchisees Forced to Raise Coffee Prices

As drought and coffee rust drive up the cost of coffee beans, Dunkin' Donuts prices are about to increase.
Kate Taylor
McDonald's U.S. Sales Slump Continues
McDonalds

McDonald's U.S. Sales Slump Continues

While global same-store sales increased 0.9 percent, U.S. sales were down 1 percent in May.
Kate Taylor
A Dallas Man Just Concocted the Most Expensive Starbucks Order of All Time
Coffee

A Dallas Man Just Concocted the Most Expensive Starbucks Order of All Time

The Sexagintuple Vanilla Bean Mocha Frappuccino contains 60 shots of espresso -- half the amount of caffeine that would be lethal for most adults.
Geoff Weiss