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03/22/17
Starbucks chairman and ceo Howard Schultz commemorates final Annual Meeting in current role; joins incoming ceo Kevin Johnson in highlighting company’s record performance since its IPO, unparalleled shareholder returns, and strong pipeline of innovation for future growth across coffee, tea, food, digital, China and partner investments Starbucks announces plans to create more than 240,000 new jobs globally (68,000 in the U.S.) as it reiterates intent to open 12,000 new stores globally and 3,400 new stores in the U.S. by FY21, including 100 more Military Family Stores in the U.S. to support military communities After accomplishing ambitious goals, Starbucks doubles down on hiring commitments – plans to expand current initiatives and hire 25,000 Veterans and Military Spouses by 2025 and 100,000 Opportunity Youth by 2020 in the U.S. Starbucks shareholders elect Rosalind Brewer, former President and Chief Executive Officer of Sam's Club; Jørgen Vig Knudstorp, Executive Chairman of the LEGO ...
03/17/17
Sustainability bond issuance follows company’s first U.S. Corporate Sustainability Bond in 2016 as part of its ongoing commitment to sustainably sourced coffee Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced that it has closed an underwritten public offering of senior notes, comprising the first global yen-denominated Corporate Sustainability Bond issued in the Japanese market. The company will use the net proceeds from the offering of 85 billion Japanese Yen in 0.372% Senior Notes due 2024 to enhance its sustainability programs around coffee supply chain management through Eligible Sustainability Projects. This includes coffee purchases from suppliers verified by a third-party as complying with Starbucks ethical sourcing verification program of Coffee and Farmer Equity (C.A.F.E.) Practices, the development and operation of farmer support centers in coffee growing regions, as well as new and financed loans made through Starbucks Global Farmer Fund. “Coffee is our core and we are ...
03/15/17
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) will hold its 25 th Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. PT . The event will be webcast and can be accessed at http://investor.starbucks.com . A replay of the webcast will be available on the company’s website until Friday, September 22, 2017 . About Starbucks Since 1971, Starbucks Coffee Company has been committed to ethically sourcing and roasting high-quality arabica coffee. Today, with stores around the globe, the company is the premier roaster and retailer of specialty coffee in the world. Through our unwavering commitment to excellence and our guiding principles, we bring the unique Starbucks Experience to life for every customer through every cup. To share in the experience, please visit us in our stores or online at http://news.starbucks.com . View source version on businesswire.com: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170315006481/en/ Source: Starbucks Corporation Starbucks Investor Relations: Tom ...
02/21/17
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced the company will present at the UBS Global Consumer & Retail Conference on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. ET . The presentation will be webcast and can be accessed on the company’s website: http://investor.starbucks.com. A replay of the webcast will be available at the same URL until April 7, 2017. About Starbucks Since 1971, Starbucks Coffee Company has been committed to ethically sourcing and roasting high-quality arabica coffee. Today, with stores around the globe, the company is the premier roaster and retailer of specialty coffee in the world. Through our unwavering commitment to excellence and our guiding principles, we bring the unique Starbucks Experience to life for every customer through every cup. To share in the experience, please visit us in our stores or online at news.starbucks.com or www.starbucks.com. © 2017 Starbucks Coffee Company . All rights reserved. View source version on businesswire.com: ...
01/26/17
Comparable Store Sales Up 6% in China ; Up 3% Globally and in the U.S. and Americas Consolidated Net Revenues Rise 7% to Record $5.7 Billion; Operating Margin Expands to Q1 Record 19.8% GAAP EPS Up 11% to $0.51 ; Non-GAAP EPS Up 13% to $0.52 Card Loads in U.S./Canada Jump 15% to Record $2.1 Billion; Active U.S. Rewards Membership Up 16% to 12.9 Million Company Reaffirms Outlook for Fiscal 2017 Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today reported financial results for its 13-week fiscal first quarter ended January 1, 2017. Fiscal 2017 and fiscal 2016 GAAP results include items which are excluded from non-GAAP results. Please refer to the reconciliation of GAAP measures to non-GAAP measures at the end of this release for more information. Q1 Fiscal 2017 Highlights: Global comparable store sales increased 3% comprised of a 3% increase in the Americas, a 5% increase in CAP, and a 1% decrease in EMEA U.S. comparable store sales increased 3% comprised of a 5% increase in average ticket and a ...
01/25/17
Starbucks board member James G. Shennan, Jr. to retire following 27 years of service; company expands its board of world-class, values-based leaders, attracting diversity in global technology, retail and consumer experience as it pursues its long-term plan for strong global growth and innovation Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) announced today the nominations of Rosalind Brewer, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sam’s Club, and executive vice president of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.; Jørgen Vig Knudstorp, Executive Chairman of the LEGO Brand Group; and Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft Corporation, to the Starbucks Board of Directors. Each are nominated for election to the Board at the company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders on March 22, 2017, along with the nomination of the company’s current directors other than Mr. Shennan who is retiring from the Board immediately prior to the meeting. “For 45 years, the success of the Starbucks brand has been built upon the preservation of ...
01/11/17
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) plans to release its first quarter fiscal year 2017 financial results after the market close on Thursday, January 26, 2017 , with a conference call to follow at 2:00 p.m. PT . The conference call will be webcast and can be accessed on the company’s website: http://investor.starbucks.com . A replay of the webcast will be available on the company’s website until end of day Saturday, February 25, 2017 . About Starbucks Since 1971, Starbucks Coffee Company has been committed to ethically sourcing and roasting high-quality arabica coffee. Today, with stores around the globe, the company is the premier roaster and retailer of specialty coffee in the world. Through our unwavering commitment to excellence and our guiding principles, we bring the unique Starbucks Experience to life for every customer through every cup. To share in the experience, please visit us in our stores or online at http://news.starbucks.com or www.starbucks.com . View source version ...