May 18, 2021 | 18:00
Despite the pandemic restrictions, the race to open more shops between coffee brands continues full steam ahead.
April 22, 2020 | 08:00
Social distancing and compulsory lockdowns are throwing a wrench in beverage chains’ market expansion plans this year adding insult to injury for these already unhealthy firms.
March 26, 2020 | 10:01
Coffee chains like Highlands Coffee, Starbucks, and The Coffee House are taking business to the online and takeaway channels in Ho Chi Minh City until April.
March 06, 2020 | 10:27
Reusable cups are in vogue for reducing waste but are no longer welcome at Starbucks cafes over fears of the coronavirus, the coffee chain announced.
January 15, 2020 | 10:06
Starbucks was the only foreign café chain to make it into the Top 5 in Vietnam, according to Euromonitor.
September 30, 2019 | 15:59
Starbucks has emerged as the latest brand to fall foul of Hong Kong's protesters after a family member of the local restaurant chain that owns the local franchise spoke out against demonstrators.
September 25, 2019 | 09:27
An EU court struck down an order by Brussels that Starbucks pay €30 million (US$33 million) in back taxes on Monday (Sep 23), in a decision with major significance for Apple, which is fighting a similar case.
January 04, 2019 | 10:00
BEIJING: After only a year in business, startup Luckin Coffee said Thursday (Jan 3) it will open 2,500 stores this year to dislodge Starbucks and become China's largest coffee chain.
August 04, 2018 | 10:52
The New York Stock Exchange's parent company announced plans on Friday (Aug 3) to launch a bitcoin trading platform and partner with Starbucks on a digital currency payment app.
August 03, 2018 | 10:15
Starbucks on Thursday (Aug 2) announced a partnership with e-commerce giant Alibaba that will give the US coffee giant greater access to China's growing food-delivery market as it faces increased competition from local firms.
July 26, 2018 | 08:00
More international brands are set to make inroads into the local market as Vietnam’s franchise sector continues to pick up momentum in 2018.
June 27, 2018 | 10:25
Burger King, McDonald's and Starbucks are among dozens of companies fined for violating a new ban on single-use plastics in India's commercial capital Mumbai, an official said on Tuesday (Jun 26).
June 25, 2018 | 15:36
Trung Nguyen may be able to recover in the domestic market as Starbucks has announced plans to close 150 stores around the globe next year.
June 05, 2018 | 09:35
Howard Schultz, who built a small Seattle coffee shop into the global powerhouse Starbucks, announced on Monday (Jun 4) that he was retiring from the company, fuelling speculation he may run for president as a Democrat in 2020.
May 30, 2018 | 08:46
Black leaders who are advising Starbucks Corp on its anti-bias training program, which begins Tuesday, hope it will reinvigorate decades-old efforts to ensure minorities get equal treatment in restaurants and stores, setting an example for other corporations.