Howard Schultz Posts

Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) is going to test mobile ordering this year

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Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) has plans to start testing mobile ordering this year. Starbucks, the largest coffee-shop retail company in the world, will be testing a smartphone service this year that will allow customers to order goods ahead of time at some of their U.S. locations.
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Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) CEO Howard Schultz Steps Down From Square Board

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Square has announced today that Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) chief executive officer Howard Schultz is stepping down from the board.  Schultz is known for driving the partnership between Square and Starbucks. Square named former Goldman Sachs CFO David Viniar as the replacement for Schultz.
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How Much Groupon Executives and Investors Made From The IPO


Yesterday Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) had an initial public offering. The company set their stock price at $20 and yesterday it closed at $26.11. The company was given a valuation of over $17 billion. BusinessInsider.com has compiled a list of how much the executives and investors made from the IPO. Below is the list:
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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Invests In Groupon and Joins The Board


Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) CEO Howard Schultz has invested in Groupon.com through his investments company called Maveron. As a result, Schultz will also be joining the company board of directors. Maveron’s investment amount was undisclosed.
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Starbucks Getting Free WiFi Starting July 1


Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) will have free WiFi starting July 1st according to CEO Howard Schultz.  He announced the news at the Wired Conference in New York.  Yahoo! is working with Starbucks on the free WiFi offer.
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