Dec 26, 2012 The company is asking its employees in the Washington, D.C., area to write the words 'come together' on people's coffee cups, apparently in reference to the fiscal cliff talks.
Dec 11, 2012 The Starbucks Steel Card is a limited edition metal card that's like a debit card loaded with $400 worth of coffee and other items. It's selling for far more than face value.
Dec 7, 2012 The company is one of a number of big U.S. businesses accused of not paying a fair share of tax on their British operations.
Dec 5, 2012 Coffee chain plans to apply lessons from previous expansion effort.
Sep 28, 2012 What's the Hindi word for Frappuccino? India is set to get its first Starbucks next month in a posh neighborhood in Mumbai.
Sep 19, 2012 If you're not intimately familiar with the term "mobile payments," get ready to start hearing it a lot more. Basically, it means "paying for something with a smartphone." Right now some of the big players are Google and a company called Square. But today there's news Groupon is getting in on it.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Aug 16, 2012 Big retailers join the race to develop payment systems for mobile phones. But will consumers pay with smartphones instead of credit cards?
Heidi N. Moore
Aug 15, 2012 We've got news this morning that a group of major retailers, including Walmart, Target and 7-Eleven, are teaming up to create their own network for mobile payments. It's one more way for stores to draw you closer -- and get a jump on outsiders, like Google.
Aug 9, 2012 The new deal between Starbucks and Square signals a new era of baristas knowing who you are before you enter the store.