Articles Tagged ‘Howard Schultz’


Starbucks locks in on streamlined app experience to grow mobile revenue

March 21, 2014

With mobile now accounting for 14 percent of Starbucks’ sales in the United States, the company is looking for next-generation application features to keep the brand ahead of the curve.

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Starbucks eyes bigger role in mobile payments with loyalty as linchpin

January 31, 2014

Starbucks’ new leadership changes earlier this week position the retailer’s mobile and digital ambitions beyond its bricks-and-mortar stores to compete head-on in the emerging mobile payment space, underpinned by its loyalty program.

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Starbucks inches in on 5M mobile weekly transactions

January 27, 2014

Starbucks continues to see an uptick in consumers using their mobile devices to pay for food and drinks with 10 million active application users, the company revealed during its first-quarter 2014 results.

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Starbucks generates 10pc of US revenue from mobile

April 29, 2013

While overall mobile payment adoption is moving slowly, this is not the experience for Starbucks, which continues to experience significant growth in the number of customers using smartphones to complete a purchase.

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Starbucks generates more than 3M mobile payment transactions per week

March 22, 2013

Starbucks is seeing big results via mobile, with the beverage giant generating more than three million United States mobile payment transactions per week.

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Starbucks teases upcoming mobile strategy for grocery stores during Q1 call

January 28, 2013

With mobile payments continuing to account for a growing portion of Starbucks transactions, the coffee giant is looking at ways to expand the strategy, possibly into grocery stores.

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Starbucks is worldwide leader in mobile payment transactions: exec

January 31, 2012

Starbucks’ mobile payment app is helping drive more frequent purchases and contributing to the company’s revenue growth, a company executive revealed during its first-quarter earnings call.

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