Starbucks is an American multinational chain of coffeehouses and roastery reserves. The company was founded in Seattle, Washington, in 1971.
Founded in Seattle, Washington, in 1971
Started as a single store selling roasted coffee beans and coffee-making equipment
Expanded rapidly in the 1990s and early 2000s to become the largest coffeehouse chain in the world
Offers a wide range of drinks and snacks, as well as whole bean coffee, instant coffee, and VIA Ready Brew
Introduced the Starbucks Card in 2001, which allows customers to preload a gift card with money and make purchases at Starbucks stores
Has expanded into other areas, such as tea (with the acquisition of Teavana in 2012) and food (with the acquisition of La Boulange Bakery in 2012)
Has a strong commitment to social responsibility, including ethical sourcing of coffee beans, reducing its environmental impact, and supporting local communities
A popular American chain of coffee shops and donut stores
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Starbucks offers a wide range of coffees, including espresso drinks, coffee of the week, and seasonal blends
Starbucks offers a range of tea drinks, including hot and iced tea lattes, tea-based Frappuccinos, and packaged teas
Starbucks offers a variety of breakfast and snack items, including sandwiches, bakery items, and protein bowls
This is subjective and depends on personal taste, but some popular Starbucks drinks include the Caramel Macchiato, Pumpkin Spice Latte, and White Chocolate Mocha.
Prices vary depending on location and size of the drink, but a basic tall drip coffee starts at around $1.85.
Yes, Starbucks offers a variety of vegan food and drink options, including plant-based milk alternatives like soy, almond, and oat milk.
Starbucks uses a variety of coffee beans from around the world, including Latin America, Africa, and Asia Pacific. They have also developed their own blends and roasts.
Yes, if you have a registered Starbucks Card or the Starbucks app, you can get free refills of brewed coffee or tea during your visit to a Starbucks store.