• Saturday
  • November 22, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:39am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 88 for starbucks

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Hot Picks

    Posted Apr 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... twin brother, who is a knight. CHEAP EAT: Starbucks. Reasonable prices for yummy food and drinks. You can find an outlet just about anywhere. Laurie Foxon, 12, King George V School CD: 2Hot. ...

  2. Starbucks plans stock options for mainland staff

    Posted Dec 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough Scheme covers ventures in which US coffee chain has a controlling stake Starbucks Corp, the US coffee chain with more than 12,000 outlets worldwide, will issue stock options ... of almost 5,000 mainland employees, from top executives to the floor staff who grind beans and pour lattes, including part-time employees who work more than 20 hours per week, Starbucks founder ...

  3. Starbucks buys out northern China operator

    Posted Oct 25th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... Jamil Anderlini in Beijing Starbucks, the world's largest coffee-shop chain, said yesterday it bought 90 per cent of the operator of its Beijing and Tianjin stores for an undisclosed ... Starbucks stores in northern China's two biggest cities, from Taiwanese private equity fund H&Q Asia Pacific and other shareholders. 'You can tell from the smiles on all our faces ...

  4. Starbucks sets sights on China despite copycats

    Posted Feb 15th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... Jamil Anderlini in Beijing United States coffee retailer Starbucks has identified the mainland as its top global priority and expects the country to become its second-largest market after the US, Starbucks chairman Howard Schultz said in Beijing yesterday. But the company faces numerous challenges convincing the world's largest tea-drinking nation to switch to coffee, ...

  5. SoHo succumbs to Starbucks invasion

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It's happened. With the recent opening of the Starbucks outlet on Caine Road, the invasion of SoHo is almost complete. The problem isn't Starbucks itself, despite its high prices and questionable ethics. Rather, it is the unbearable uniformity which having a Starbucks on every corner creates. You can't avoid the places. The drive to kill off the distinctive character of SoHo, ...

  6. Just bleep if you want to support the cause

    Posted Dec 09th 2006, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans Starbucks Coffee and Octopus join forces to fight Aids this Christmas Using a giant red cup, Starbucks Coffee and Octopus have come together to produce a novel way ... enterprise in Hong Kong has organised donations using the card. Each time the customer bleeps on the machine, it means HK$10 more in the campaign, and 30 seconds later they can bleep again. Starbucks ...

  7. Soaring SoHo rents claim another victim

    Posted Mar 09th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun As rents continue to go up steeply, pretty soon all that will be left in SoHo are Starbucks and 7-Elevens. The latest victim of an outrageous increase is the Indian designer clothing boutique, Sanskrit. Started in 2002, owner Komal Mirchandani will be closing its Lyndhurst Terrace space due to a substantial increase in its rent. 'If we pay this rent, we ...

  8. Have a coffee, and think public relations

    Posted Mar 06th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... Jamil Anderlini When Starbucks opened an outlet in the Forbidden City in 2000, many locals were outraged. But when the same round, green sign was hung up at the end of last year ... but I also have to look at the fact that the business we're doing in those locations has been so busy and so well supported,' he said. Mr Schultz joined Starbucks as director of operations ...

  9. Eden Woon quits key HK positions

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Co-operation with the Mainland, as well as Ocean Park's board, from Monday. Dr Woon, now part of the Greater China team of Starbucks Coffee Company in Shanghai, said he decided to relinquish ... to attend meetings in Hong Kong as part of his obligations to a joint venture between the University of Hong Kong and Starbucks. A government spokesman said the chief executive would decide whether ...

  10. Scented wall mosaic

    Posted Sep 10th 2006, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... by the Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation and Starbucks Coffee Hong Kong last month. The students were guided by visual artist Karen Pow Cheuk-mei and Starbucks staff. They created mosaic works ... from Friday to September 30. They will then be on permanent display in Starbucks at Kin On Mansion, Quarry Bay. For more information, call 2877 2625. ...




SCMP.com Account