Starbucks To Open Sign Language StoreAmerican coffee megachain Starbucks has announced it's planning to open a branch where every employee is proficient in American Sign Language.
People With Disabilities Speak Out Against Plastic Straw BansThe bans are meant to be a proactive step in easing the burden that plastic waste has on our environment. But they also may make life more complicated for people in the disabled community who rely on these tools.
Starbucks Is Eliminating Plastic Straws From All StoresStarbucks is going strawless.
Starbucks Gets Serious With Its New Strawberry FrappuccinoFirst there was the Unicorn Frappuccino, then it was the Dragon Frappuccino, and now it's time for the Serious Strawberry Frappuccino.
Howard Schultz's Open Letter To Starbucks Customers: 'The Situation Was Reprehensible'Starbucks is renewing its pledge to be an "inclusive gathering place for all," Howard Schultz said in an open letter to customers Tuesday.
Reminder: Starbucks Closing All Company-Owned Stores TuesdayStarbucks 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 image.
Starbucks Serves Latino Customer Coffee With ‘Beaner’ Written On The SideNearly two weeks ahead of their day of nationwide racial bias training, coffee chain Starbucks is facing new accusations of racism after a Latino customer discovered a racial slur written on his coffee order.
Starbucks' Chairman: Our Bathrooms Are Open To Anyone Who Needs ThemStarbucks bathrooms are now open to anyone who wants to use them, whether they're a paying customer or not, Chairman Howard Schultz said Thursday.