With revenues of over $10 billion dollars and over 17,000 shops in 40 countries, Starbucks is clearly the world’s top coffee retailer. The coffee giant recently celebrated its 40th anniversary and shows no signs of slowing down. The brand is so well recognized all over the world that it doesn’t even put its name on its cups. Starbucks recently announced partnerships with other coffee companies and grocery stores, and plans to move into digital content as well as introducing new products. In some stores you can every have wine with your coffee.
FACT 1: Starbucks has opened an average of two stores on a daily basis since 1987.