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  1. Starbucks' invasion continues, with coffee chain calling for the doctor

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Jessica Lam It's true. There will probably be a Starbucks in every Hong Kong building soon. So far the coffee chain has 76 ... on the success of Starbucks in hospitals in other Asian markets, we are confident that the Queen Mary shop will become a popular gathering and meeting place for staff and visitors.' All right, ...

  2. Search for the perfect bean

    Posted May 18th 2007, 12:00am by Diana Danyi

    ... From Sumatra to Ethiopia, Starbucks buyers literally go to the ends of the Earth to source our morning brew. Reports by Diana Danyi Coffee Coffee drinking is a popular pastime in Hong ... the world to find the perfect bean. Thomas Hahn, general manager of Starbucks Hong Kong, said the process of sourcing and purchasing coffee started with selecting the right beans. Starbucks sources ...

  3. Hong Kong wakes up to celebrate a life full of beans

    Posted Mar 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... newspapers and a chance to meet with fellow coffee addicts. 'It's an atmosphere people come to enjoy,' said Thomas Hahn, general manager of Coffee Concepts, which co-owns Starbucks in Hong Kong. It is no coincidence that every Starbucks in the world looks almost identical. When travellers are homesick, familiarity sells. Their cafes give customers a sense of home even ...


    Posted Jul 05th 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... COFFEE: It can save you money: If you drink five cups a day, you could be spending $500 on coffee over a working week, based on the average price of about $20 a cup in Starbucks or Pacific Coffee. ...

  5. He's not Uncle Russ, but Nepalese owner knows his coffee

    Posted Jun 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... company from the real Uncle Russ just before Starbucks came to town in 2000 and has developed the original 'grab and go' coffee shop concept of Russell and Bill Frederickson ... cappuccino, which is between a latte and a cappuccino. I normally start my day with a double shot macchiato for energy. You took Uncle Russ on with losses just before Starbucks came to Hong Kong. Has ...

  6. It's brew love for our cafe society

    Posted Aug 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... more are flocking to coffee house chains such as Starbucks and Pacific Coffee for fancier picks. The dark, bitter brew that is coffee is made from the roasted seeds of the coffee plant, and has ... you order at the counter. 'Some coffee drinks like Frappuccino or Caramel Macchiato [both sold by Starbucks] are high in fat and sugar because they contain milk and whipped cream. ...

  7. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - COFFEE THE THIRD WAVE

    Trends: the latest thing in coffee

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by Alan Wong

    ... Hongkongers get their idea of coffee: Starbucks. In the 12 years since the giant made its debut in Hong Kong, it has convinced customers that its version is how coffee should taste, even though connoisseurs deem the coffee to have a charred note, a result of its musky dark roasts. While dark roasts are enjoyed by many, they are not the only option- in fact Starbucks has started selling ...

  8. Coffee

    Posted Feb 18th 2009, 12:00am by Chris King

    ... on coffee for their living. If you go to a popular coffee chain like Starbucks, you can see coffee from many different countries like Kenya, Brazil and Indonesia. From beans to the cup Coffee beans ...

  9. Quality coffee slowly filters into town

    Posted Nov 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Shobha Nihalani

    ... of Segafredo Zanetti Espresso Caffe Bar, said: 'The big names in coffee chains have helped in developing a coffee trend. Pacific Coffee and Starbucks are undoubtedly the pioneers of the coffee ...



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