Profile: Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O)
13 Jan 2017
Starbucks Corporation (Starbucks), incorporated on November 4, 1985, is a roaster, marketer and retailer of coffee. As of October 2, 2016, the Company operated in 75 countries. The Company operates through four segments: Americas, which is inclusive of the United States, Canada, and Latin America; China/Asia Pacific (CAP); Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), and Channel Development. The Company purchases and roasts coffees that it sells, along with handcrafted coffee, tea and other beverages and a range of fresh food items, including snack offerings, through Company-operated stores. The Company also sells a range of coffee and tea products and licenses its trademarks through other channels, such as licensed stores, grocery and foodservice accounts. In addition to its Starbucks Coffee brand, the Company sells goods and services under various brands, including Teavana, Tazo, Seattle's Best Coffee, Evolution Fresh, La Boulange and Ethos.
The Company's Americas, CAP, and EMEA segments include both company-operated and licensed stores. The Americas, CAP and EMEA segments also include certain foodservice accounts, primarily in Canada, Japan and the United Kingdom. Its Channel Development segment includes roasted whole bean and ground coffees, Tazo teas, Starbucks- and Tazo-branded single-serve products, a range of ready-to-drink beverages, such as Frappuccino, Starbucks Doubleshot and Starbucks Refreshers beverages and other branded products sold across the world through channels, such as grocery stores, warehouse clubs, specialty retailers, convenience stores and the United States foodservice accounts. Starbucks stores offer a choice of coffee and tea beverages, as well as other coffee, tea and related products, including packaged roasted whole bean and ground coffees, a range of premium single-serve and ready-to-drink coffee and tea products, juices and bottled water. Starbucks stores also offer an assortment of fresh food and snack offerings.
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