Starbucks raising prices - Reuters

Business | Kells Hetherington

Restaurant operators ranging from Chipotle Mexican Grill to McDonald’s Corp are also raising prices

Why working at Starbucks for three weeks was the toughest job I've ever had - BI

Business | admin

My initial idea of working a leisurely part-time job was completely false

Starbucks raises prices on drinks in US

Business | Kells Hetherington

To help recoup higher commodity and rent costs

Starbucks to Begin Collecting Donations to Stimulate U.S. Job Growth - AP

Business | InternAdmin

Coffee chain creates “Jobs for USA” program in hopes of stimulating economy

The Starbucks Tax: Coffee chain solicits donations for jobs program - AP

Business | admin

Seattle-based coffee company asks customers to consider donating $5

Starbucks CEO: 'I am deeply disappointed by the pervasive failure of leadership' - TheDC

Business | Nicholas Ballasy
Howard Schultz

‘We must restore hope in the American Dream’

Burger King adds oatmeal to the royal breakfast - AP

Business | Kells Hetherington

The world’s second-largest burger chain says the move balances its menu to offer customers a healthier breakfast option

Shorty sues Starbucks - Reuters

US | interns
Earns Starbucks

A Starbucks employee was fired for being small, yet the coffee shop insists we call a small drink tall

Starbucks calls for health care that helps, not harms, small businesses - TheDC

US | Caitlin Emma

Starbucks chief executive Howard Schultz said current health care reform offers the right goals, but will ultimately harm small businesses

Starbucks reaches deal to bring single-cup pods to Keurig users - AP

Business | admin

Starbucks has been looking to beef up its presence in the fast-growing single-cup coffee market

Food police: Mika Brzezinski insisting show sponsor Starbucks 'make a teen drink with lower caffeine' - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

‘Morning Joe’ co-host attacks show sponsor and expresses concern over ‘teens juicing up on caffeine and getting over-caffeinated’

Empire State or Nanny State: Suffolk should not ban energy drinks

Opinion | Dr. Elizabeth Whelan & Michelle Minton

A New York county is considering banning energy drinks. That would be a mistake.

Pay for Starbucks by waving your phone - NYT

Tech | interns

Customers can now purchase their lattes by scanning an iPhone or BlackBerry

Starbucks introducing 'Trenta' cup - ABC News

Business | interns

Starbucks will soon offer a ‘Trenta’ cup, seven ounces larger than the ‘Venti’

2011 -- The year in review

Opinion | Rick Robinson

So much has happened in the last week, waiting 51 more weeks before writing a “year in review” column would be wrong.

Starbucks debuts wordless logo - NYDN

US | Laura Donovan

Who needs text? When you’re Starbucks, your siren logo can stand alone

Mika Brzezinski: Let Them Eat Starbucks! - TheDC

Business | Jeff Poor

‘Morning Joe’ co-host rips nutritional content of McDonald’s, a direct competitor of her shows sponsor

Starbucks to double the rate of store openings - Bloomberg

Business | Pat McMahon

Despite the current economy, the coffee powerhouse plans to double the rate at which they open a store — to more than the once a day average

Labor impasse looms over NFL's return to L.A. - Fox Business

Business | interns

Because of the uncertainty created for all parties by the labor standoff, it’s highly unlikely a deal to bring football back to L.A. will get done before a new agreement

Coffee conglomerate slows down - The Atlantic

Business | interns

Starbucks proposes a new strategy to baristas, advising them to slow down and increase coffee making theatrics