Tag Archives: Starbucks CEO

April 13

Starbucks Mobile Ordering Is Going Too Well…

Tom Ryan, Contributor Starbucks has a good problem with mobile ordering. The retailer experienced its weakest quarterly comp gain since 2009 at the end of last year. On its first-quarter conference call in January, company officials attributed the lack of growth to long lines that are being exacerbated by an uptick in mobile ordering. Waits […]

December 05

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Is Stepping Down. Are Local Coffee Roasters Beating Starbucks At Its Own Game?

Are Local Coffee Roasters Beating Starbucks at its Own Game? Featured in: Editor’s Picks, Food & Beverages, Leadership & Management Herb Greenberg FollowFollowingUnfollowHerb Greenberg Partner at Pacific Square Research News that Howard Schultz is stepping down as CEO of Starbucks to focus on developing premium coffee within the organization is fascinating on multiple levels. We […]