Starbucks introduces automated ordering plans and new coffee equipment to improve efficiency

Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz speaks during the annual shareholder meeting in Seattle, Washington on March 22, 2017. Jason Redmond | AFP | Getty Images Starbucks on Tuesday introduced its plans for automated in-store ordering, new coffee-making equipment and an expanded loyalty program as part of its drive to reinvent itself and better adapt … Read more

Starbucks will unveil its “reinvention” strategy at Investor Day on Tuesday

CEO of Starbucks Howard Schultz in New York. Steve Ferman | Getty Images Starbucks set to unveil reinvention plan on Tuesday as coffee giant grapples with changing consumer behavior, outdated store designs and a U.S. union push The strategy is the brainchild of outgoing interim CEO Howard Schultz, who returned to the role in the … Read more

Starbucks appoints Laxman Narasimhan as its next CEO

New York CNN Business — Starbucks chose Laxman Narasimhan as his next CEO. Narasimhan will become the new CEO of Starbucks on October 1. He will officially take office in April and will then also join the company’s board of directors. The Reckitt Benckiser Group, of which Narasimhan recently served as CEO, announced earlier Thursday … Read more

Starbucks Appoints New CEO | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Starbucks chose Laxman Narasimhan as his next CEO. Narasimhan will become the new CEO of Starbucks on October 1. He will officially take office in April and will then also join the company’s board of directors. The Reckitt Benckiser Group, of which Narasimhan recently served as CEO, announced earlier Thursday … Read more