Tag: Starbucks Corp

  • Chipotle pays workers after closing store that tried to unionize

    Chipotle restaurant in Teterboro, New Jersey. SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Chipotle Mexican Grill has agreed to pay $240,000 to the former employees of an Augusta, Maine, location as part of a settlement for closing the restaurant when workers tried to unionize. Chipotle restaurant employees petitioned in late June to unite under Chipotle […]

  • Panera Bread is testing Amazon’s palm scanning technology

    Panera Bread is testing Amazon’s palm-scanning technology at two St. Louis restaurants. Customers can use their palms to pay for their orders and connect to their loyalty program accounts. Panera’s loyalty program has more than 52 million members, which represents a major expansion opportunity for Amazon One. On November 9, 2021 in Novato, California, a […]

  • Top 10 things to watch Monday: Banks, Nvidia, Starbucks

    Top 10 things to watch Monday, March 20 1. Wall Street looks stable at the start of the week and ahead of the Fed’s interest rate decision Wednesday afternoon after the meeting. The market estimates about a 60% chance of a rate hike by a quarter point and a 40% chance of no hike as […]

  • 5 things you need to know before the stock market opens on Thursday, March 2

    Salesforce scores with its earnings report. Tesla’s latest ‘master plan’ flops. President Biden is preparing to veto an anti-ESG measure. Here are the most important news items investors need to start their trading day: The gloom of February passed into March. The three indices fell or flattened on Wednesday (the Nasdaq and S&P 500 fell […]

  • Bernie Sanders holds vote on Starbucks’ Howard Schultz subpoena

    Starbucks chairman and former CEO Howard Schultz Jason Redmond | AFP | Getty Images Senator Bernie Sanders is following through on his threat of a subpoena to Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz over what Sanders has called union-busting activity at the company’s coffee shops. Sanders said Wednesday that the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee […]

  • 5 things you need to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, February 22

    Amazon employees are angry about the new return policy. Walmart and Home Depot offered soft prospects. Starbucks wants you to drink olive oil in your coffee. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, February 17, 2023. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Here are the most important […]

  • Starbucks launches coffee with olive oil, plans to debut in US

    Starbucks is launching olive oil coffee in Italy, with plans for a US launch this spring. The new “Oleato” line is the brainchild of CEO Howard Schultz, who will step down in April. Schultz teased the release during the company’s earnings call earlier in February, calling it “alchemy” and a “game-changer.” Starbucks’ first Oleato launch […]