Starbucks Corporation is an international coffee company and coffeehouse chain based in Seattle, Washington. Starbucks is the largest coffeehouse company in the world, with 19,555 stores in 58 countries, including 12,811 in the United States, 1,248 in Canada, 965 in Japan, 766 in Great Britain, 580 in China and 420 in South Korea. Starbucks sells drip brewed coffee, espresso-based hot drinks, other hot and cold drinks, coffee beans, salads, hot and cold sandwiches and panini, sweet pastries, snacks, and items such as mugs and tumblers. Through the Starbucks Entertainment division and Hear...
|Founded:||March 30, 1971|
|Founders:||Gordon Bowker, Zev Siegl, Jerry Baldwin|
|Legal structure:||Publicly listed company|
|Industries:||Coffee and Tea Manufacturing, Limited-Service Restaurants, Coffee|