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Starbucks Names Rosalind Brewer Group President and Chief Operating Officer

Starbucks Names Rosalind Brewer Group President and Chief Operating Officer

Starbucks board member and former Sam’s Club executive to join Starbucks management team and lead the Americas business in addition to operations, product innovation, store development and supply chain Starbucks Corporation has announced the appointment of Rosalind Brewer as group president and chief operating officer, effective Oct. 2. Brewer, former […]

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Starbucks to Acquire Remaining Shares of East China JV to Operate All Stores in Mainland China

Starbucks to Acquire Remaining Shares of East China JV to Operate All Stores in Mainland China

Company announces agreements to acquire the remaining 50% of its East China JV and divest its 50% interest in its Taiwan JV; both transactions undertaken with long-term JV partners President Chain Store Corporation and Uni-President Enterprises Corporation Company Reaffirms Its Commitment to Operating 5,000 Stores in Mainland China by 2021 […]

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Howard Schultz and Kevin Johnson Reflect On Starbucks Future

Howard Schultz and Kevin Johnson Reflect On Starbucks Future

CNBC’s Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with Starbucks outgoing CEO Howard Schultz and incoming CEO Kevin Johnson in Seattle about the decision to switch up the leadership of the coffee giant, their strategic plans and social and political goals.

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Starbucks Announces New Leadership Structure to Drive Next Wave of Global Growth

Starbucks Announces New Leadership Structure to Drive Next Wave of Global Growth

Kevin Johnson to become chief executive officer and assume full responsibility for Starbucks global business and operations Howard Schultz to become executive chairman and focus on retail innovation and accelerating growth of Starbucks ultra-premium retail formats Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced that Kevin Johnson, president and chief operating officer […]

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Starbucks Names Kevin Johnson President and Chief Operating Officer

Starbucks Names Kevin Johnson President and Chief Operating Officer

Starbucks board member and former technology executive to join Starbucks management team and lead global operations Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced it has appointed Kevin Johnson as president and chief operating officer. Johnson has been a Starbucks board member since 2009, and will now take a central operating role […]

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