Faux Starbucks baristas protest outside new 15th Ave Coffee & Tea
Whether you think the new Starbucks “local” coffee shop are a good thing or a bad thing, you have to like this protest. The protesters dressed up as Starbucks baristas to celebrate the grand opening and carried around signs touting the new local image that Starbucks is trying to portray.
More about the 15th Ave Coffee And Tea
Starbucks offers first peek at its not-a-Starbucks café
Starbucks shares jump as traffic, outlook improves
Starbucks might not be increasing sales right now, but they have cut costs last quarter, improving their bottom line. It looks like even with all of the competition and people making their coffee at home, Starbucks was able to find a way to keep Wall Street happy.
McDonald’s Says McCafe Beverages Meeting Expectations
Another whether you like their drinks or not, someone is buying the McCafe drinks, their coffee beverages jumped from 2% to 5% of their total sales this year.
Sun Country Airlines looks to build customer service with free Caribou Coffee
While most airlines are looking for ways to charge more, one airline is doing something different. I’ve never flown on Sun Country Airlines before, but I’m definitely going to check them out next time I’m searching for plane tickets. Anyone that gives away free coffee, especially Caribou Coffee is a winner in my books.
The truth about Bird Friendly coffee
An interesting and informative read about what really is bird friendly coffee.
Iced Coffee Recipes
Some delicious iced coffee recipes to keep you cool this week.