History of Starbucks
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Starbucks Corporation is an American multinational chain of coffee houses and roastery reserves
It has headquartered in Seattle, Washington.
Starbucks was founded in 1971 by Jerry Baldwin, Zev Siegl, and Gordon Bowker at Seattle's Pike Place Market
It is the world's largest coffeehouse chain.
The company had 33,833 stores in 80 countries, 15,444 of which were located in the United States
On June 25, 2013, Starbucks began to post calorie counts on menus for drinks and pastries in all of its U.S. stores.
In July 2013, more than 10% of in-store purchases were made on customers' mobile devices via the Starbucks app.
On March 21, 2018, Starbucks announced that it was considering the use of blockchain technology to connect coffee drinkers with coffee farmers who could eventually be able to take advantage of new financial opportunities.
In December 2020, Starbucks announced that it is planning to increase its store count to about 55,000 by 2030, up from roughly 33,000.
In August 2022, after months of suspension due to the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Starbucks sold all its stores in Russia to the Russian rapper Timati. The stores were rebranded as "Stars Coffee",