Coffee shop owners are a powerful force in the food and beverage world, with an eye toward their communities.
But while some coffee shops may offer healthy coffee or other drinks to customers, most don’t.
They’re mostly in small towns and the places that do are often underfunded and often run by women.
The Starbucks chain, founded in 1975, is taking a different approach.
Its mission: “We want to make the world a better place by providing better, more sustainable, and healthier food and beverages,” CEO Howard Schultz told The Verge.
The company opened its first coffee shop in San Francisco in 2013, and it’s already serving up some of the best coffee in the country.
But it’s also doing a lot more.
It’s the latest venture in a trend that’s already begun to shape coffee culture.
Starbucks has been opening up new cafes around the country, and there are now at least three more planned in the US, in addition to a location in Los Angeles.
It’s already expanded in the past year, launching an online store, opening more cafes, and building out its supply chain.
Its new mission has been ambitious: The company’s been growing faster than any other coffee chain, according to the latest numbers from coffee analytics firm Wunderlich.
We’re seeing that the coffee market is growing by 20 percent every year, so this is not going to go away, and this is really about the ability to grow our business at a faster rate than the competition,” Schultz told Wunderich.
This strategy, which Schultz has dubbed Starbucks Innovation, is what’s led to some of its most popular beverages.
The company is now expanding its lineup to include drinks with more nutritional value, like the Frappuccino.
Some coffee shops are opening a few new locations, too.
But the chain still operates the same cafés, like Starbucks Coffee in New York and Starbucks Coffee Roasters in Chicago, that it has for decades.
Schultz says he plans to open about 60 new locations this year, and plans to keep them open for up to five years.
He’s also targeting to expand in the UK, where Starbucks currently operates four locations.
Even if Starbucks does expand its range, it won’t do it overnight.
Starbucks already has a long way to go to achieve that goal, since the company is still struggling to grow its sales in the market.
Starbucks, like many large companies, is dependent on its customers.
It’s also not as well known in other countries.
In 2014, Starbucks closed its coffee shops in Sweden and Germany.
Starbucks is now focused on opening more cafés in Latin America and the Middle East, and is working with local governments to expand its network of cafés there.
“We’re here to serve you.””
I don’t see any reason why you can’t have a conversation about what’s good for you, and not worry about it,” he told Wundersich.
“We’re here to serve you.”
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