1. When was Starbucks founded?

    Starbucks Coffee Company was founded in 1971, and since then we have always been committed to ethical sourcing and roasting the world’s finest Arabica coffee

  2. Could you please tell me something about the history of Starbucks?

    Starbucks Global

    1. Founded in 1971 with the opening of the 1st location in Seattle’s Pike Place Market selling only coffee beans.
    2. Howard Schultz joined Starbucks in 1982 as director of retail operations and marketing.
    3. Schultz purchased the company in 1987 and Starbucks Coffee Company opened the first store to sell brew coffee and espresso beverages.
    4. Completed IPO on NASDAQ in 1992 under the trading symbol “SBUX”, thus opening a new chapter of growth for the company.
    5. Now, Starbucks has more than 400,000 partners, 30,000 stores in more than 80 countries globally.
  3. What is Starbucks’ mission?

    Mission Statement To inspire and nurture the human spirit - one person, one cup and one neighborhood at a time. Guiding Principles Partners, coffee and customer-centered, we devote our life to our values: Building a warm culture and a sense of belonging, welcoming and accepting everybody. Challenging the status quo, breaking rules, being creative and growing with our partners. We respect each other, we are a team, and we are honest. We try our best to accomplish as much as we can, while taking responsibility to grow and build our communities. From our humanity standpoint, we chase good profits that help the us and our communities.

  4. Besides coffee, does Starbucks serve food as well? What are they?

    At Starbucks we source the finest and freshest ingredients and use them to bring you delicious foods that compliment our range of coffee. We pride ourselves on quality and always strive to source our ingredients locally. In our stores, you will find enticing, exciting and tasty offerings to enjoy as you snuggle up with your cup of coffee. From pure indulgence to healthy indulgence, for breakfast, lunch, snacks & treats, come into your local Starbucks and enjoy the experience.

  5. How can I join Starbucks as a franchisee in Malaysia?

    All Starbucks stores in Malaysia is operated under a fully-owned company-operated model under Berjaya Starbucks Coffee Company Sdn. Bhd. We do not have a franchise model in the market. Thank you for your interest in Starbucks and we seek your understanding and continued support.