• Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Encourages...
    Fortune - May 9
    Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz urged graduates to be compassionate and empathetic in a commencement address at Arizona State University. "Summon your compassion, your curiosity, your empathy towards others and your... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Starbucks CEO: ‘We Have Turned The...
    CNBC - Apr 28
    For the second quarter in a row, Starbucks' same-store sales failed to meet Wall Street expectations, but company execs say the worst could be over. Despite the weaker-than-expected same-store sales growth, CEO Kevin... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Starbucks’ New CEO Gets Off To Decent Start On...
    USA Today - Apr 28
    Starbucks' new CEO Kevin Johnson was off to a mostly positive start Thursday as the coffee giant fell slightly short of analysts' estimates on sales, but met expectations when it came to earnings. Starbucks earned $652.8... Read »
    2 months ago
  • 3 Ways CEO Kevin Johnson’s Leadership Style...
    CNBC - Apr 4
    It's the beginning of a new era for Starbucks as Howard Schultz steps down after more than three decades as CEO, and former COO Kevin Johnson assumes the role. The coffee giant hopes to add some 12,000 stores over the... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Starbucks’ New CEO Tells Us He’ll Never...
    Business Insider - Apr 3
    As the new chief executive officer of Starbucks, Kevin Johnson has "venti" shoes to fill — a joke he has made more than once. With Howard Schultz stepping down as CEO, Johnson is taking the place of a man whose name has... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Starbucks CEO Schultz Weighs In On Employment:...
    Starbucks - Mar 23
    Outgoing Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said that he and his successor will continue to push the coffee chain's "social impact agenda" regardless of gridlock in Washington. Schultz and Starbucks president, COO, and incoming... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Starbucks CEO’s Refugee Comments Sour Customer...
    Reuters - Mar 10
    Starbucks Corp's vow to hire thousands of refugees after President Donald Trump's first executive order that temporarily banned travel from seven mostly-Muslim nations appears to be hurting customer sentiment of the coffee... Read »
    4 months ago
  • Starbucks Adds Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella To Its...
    The Verge - Jan 26
    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is joining the Starbucks board of directors. The 49-year-old will join alongside Sam's Club CEO Rosalind Brewer and Lego executive chairman Jørgen Vig Knudstorp. Starbucks has nominated Nadella... Read »
    5 months ago
  • Starbucks Can Thrive Without Howard Schultz As CEO
    Fox Business - Dec 9
    Last Thursday, Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX) announced that visionary CEO Howard Schultz will step down next April, handing the leadership reins to top deputy Kevin Johnson. This is the second time that Schultz has retired... Read »
    7 months ago
  • Outgoing Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz On The Coffee...
    CNBC - Dec 5
    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin speaks with Starbucks outgoing CEO Howard Schultz and incoming CEO Kevin Johnson in Seattle about the decision to switch up the leadership of the... Read »
    7 months ago
  • Here’s What Happened The Last Time Howard...
    Business Insider - Dec 5
    On Thursday, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz announced he is stepping down next year. This isn't the first time Schultz, who first joined Starbucks in 1982, has stepped down from his position as CEO. It also happened 16... Read »
    7 months ago
  • Starbucks CEO Schultz Digs Into The Answer To Hiring...
    CNBC - Nov 11
    Jim Cramer spoke with Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz on its unique approach to hiring veterans. Read »
    8 months ago
  • Starbucks CEO Schultz Digs Into The Answer To Hiring...
    CNBC - Nov 11
    Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz told Jim Cramer that he wants to raise the national awareness of what it means to serve by hiring veterans to recruit veterans within his company. "What we need inside Starbucks in... Read »
    8 months ago
  • ‘Stunned’ By Vote, Starbucks’ CEO...
    Forbes - Nov 10
    Howard Schultz, the chairman and chief executive of Starbucks, told the company’s workforce this morning that he is “stunned” by the U.S. presidential election’s results, but urged everyone to accord President-elect... Read »
    8 months ago
  • Starbucks’ New Green Cups Are Causing An...
    Business Insider - Nov 2
    On Tuesday, Starbucks began serving its holiday beverages, with the return of its Chestnut Praline Latte, Caramel Brulée Latte, and Peppermint Mocha. But one seasonal mainstay — the chain's iconic red holiday cup... Read »
    8 months ago