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Starbucks Releases Emoji for All Your Texting Needs

Starbucks Releases Emoji for All Your Texting Needs

How many times have you settled for a smiley face when what you really wanted to send was a picture of a tiny Frappuccino? Even if the answer to that question is “none,” you will never have to settle again because Starbucks has just released an emoji keyboard full of tiny Starbucks-related graphics that you can insert into any text on your iPhone or Android device. The keyboard includes a variety of drinks, snacks and other goodies. The unicorn drinking a Frappuccino just might be my favorite, but there is something for everyone.Continue Reading

Starbucks Introduces Limited Edition Cherry Blossom Frappuccino to Celebrate Spring

Starbucks Introduces Limited Edition Cherry Blossom Frappuccino to Celebrate Spring

The first day of spring is Sunday, March 20th, and to celebrate the changing of the seasons, Starbucks is putting out a new specialty Frappuccino: the Cherry Blossom Frappuccino. The drink is inspired by Japanese cherry blossoms, which burst open at the beginning of spring every year. The frappuccino starts with a blend of strawberries and cream with white chocolate sauce. A matcha drizzle is swirled in to evoke the colors of cherry…Continue Reading

Starbucks Changes Star Rewards Program

Starbucks Changes Star Rewards Program

Starbucks has announced a major overhaul to its rewards program that will take place in April. The current rewards program gives members 1 star per purchase made – regardless of what they are purchasing. That means that customers get one star for an inexpensive cup of tall, drip coffee and one star for two $5+ soy caramel macchiatos, if they are ordered during the same transaction. A total of 12 stars yielded one free item. The new system will…Continue Reading

What’s Your Starbucks Name?

What’s Your Starbucks Name?

When you go to Starbucks – or many other coffee shops, for that matter – the baristas typically ask if they can add a name to your drink order. While not everyone likes to give out their names when ordering a cup of coffee, this system exists so that the baristas making your drink can be sure to serve you the correct beverage. It comes in handy on days when the coffee shop is packed full of people and all those lattes start to look the same. The odds are good that …Continue Reading

Starbucks adds Mini Frappuccinos to Menu

Starbucks adds Mini Frappuccinos to Menu

To some Starbucks fans, a Frappuccino is the perfect way to cool down on a hot summer day. To others, the milkshake-like drink is more appropriate for dessert than as an afternoon refreshment. This means that for every Venti Frappuccino that someone orders, there is someone who doesn’t because the sizes are just too big. I put myself into this category, as it is rare that I am able to finish a Frappuccino before it is …Continue Reading