NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks says it will accelerate its store closings in the U.S. next year as it tries to boost sluggish sales. The Seattle-based company announced Tuesday that it will close 150.. SeattlePI.com
Starbucks closed more than 8,000 stores nationwide Tuesday and held racial bias training for around 175,000 employees. The directive comes two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks last..
The arrest of two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks in April raised questions about how companies train their employees to avoid racial bias. WCBS anchor and CBS News contributor Maurice DuBois.. CBS News
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks, mocked three years ago for suggesting employees discuss racial issues with customers, asked workers to talk about race with each other. It was part of the coffee chain's.. SeattlePI.com
· *Starbucks is closing all locations nationwide for the afternoon of May 29 for "racial-bias education" training.*
· *Rough calculations indicate the closures will cost Starbucks $12.4.. Business Insider
After uproar last month over the arrest of two black men waiting for a friend in a Philadelphia Starbucks, the entire company – 8,000 U.S. stores – will close this afternoon for racial bias.. bizjournals
Starbucks will close more than 8,000 stores nationwide Tuesday to conduct anti-bias training, the next of many steps the company is taking in an effort to restore its tarnished diversity-friendly.. Seattle Times
Starbucks issued a new policy on Saturday: Patrons no longer need to make a purchase to sit in the cafe or use the restrooms.
According to the Associated Press, Starbucks executives have claimed the.. Mashable
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is announcing a new policy that allows anyone to sit in its cafes or use its restrooms, even if they don’t buy anything. The new policy comes five weeks after two black.. Seattle Times
Starbucks has had a busy month so far following the arrest of two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks and the release of the coffee company's second quarter results. The company will close all its.. bizjournals
· *Starbucks has changed its bathroom policy to be open to all — including people who haven't purchased anything. *
· *Previously, the chain had a "loose" policy that allowed managers to decide.. Business Insider
On May 2, the City of Philadelphia announced that it had reached a settlement with the two African-American men, Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson, who were arrested on April 12 at a Starbucks in the.. bizjournals
This week’s best quotes in business come from all over — one of the men arrested at that Philadelphia Starbucks, the outspoken CEOs of Tesla and Verizon, a local state senator, and a Dunkin’.. Seattle Times