The Starbucks is a global coffeehouse chain company operating their stores across the world. The company established on March 31, 1971, and presently their operation is controlled from a head office located in Washington, United States. As of 2018 records, the operating income of the company was US$22.387 billion whereas the net income of the company was US$2.885 billion. More than 238,000 employees are working with the company for operating their stores globally. The company also operates several subsidiaries named as Starbucks Coffee Company, Ethos Water, Evolution Fresh, Hear Music, La Boulange Bakery and Teavana. The company controls more than 28,200 stores across the world. The Kevin Johnson became the Chief Executive Officer of the organization in April 2017.
The organization provides free Wi-Fi facility to customers through BT Openzone. The company also installs Powermat charging Surfaces in the Tables. The company released an Order and Pay in Portland, Oregan in December 2015.
The first store of the company was opened in Seattle,
Washington on March 31, 1971, by Jerry Baldwin, Zev Siegel and Gordon Bowker. The founder first met while they were students of the University of San Francisco. The company acquired Peet’s in 1984. In 1987, the market value of the company was US$271 million. The organization first store outside North America opened in 1996 at Tokyo, Japan. The company closed more than 150 locations in 2009. The coffee store starts selling coconut milk in 2015. The company also expand their stores in Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, and Portugal in 2008.
The menu of the Starbucks includes Drinks, Food and Nutrition. The company provides several types of drinks named Bottled Drinks, Freshly Brewed Coffee, Cold Brew, Iced Coffee, Espresso Beverages, Tea and many more. The company offers various types of Tea to customers named as Iced Teas, Iced Tea Infusions, Tea Lattes, Brewed Teas and Bottled Craft Iced Tea.