10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Wednesday, October 19th 2011. | Food


Here’s a list of facts about Starbucks, maybe you have known some of these Starbucks facts. Starbucks is the coffee giant celebrated its 40th anniversary this month but it shows no signs of slowing down. In the past few months it has announced new partnerships with other coffee companies, grocery stores and plans to move into digital content as well as introducing new products. In some stores you can already have wine with your coffee. 

Starbucks is pushing its international expansion aggressively which means within the next five years you’ll see a Starbucks as frequently in China as you do in New York City.

1. Starbucks has added an average of two stores on a daily basis since 1987.

1Starbucks has added an average of two stores on a daily basis since 1987 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : Starbucks has added an average of two stores on a daily basis since 1987

2. Santa Fe Springs, California has the highest concentration with 560 Starbucks stores within 25 miles.
2Santa Fe Springs Calif. has the highest concentration with 560 Starbucks stores within 25 miles 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : Santa Fe Springs, Calif. has the highest concentration with 560 Starbucks stores

3. Starbucks had 137,000 employees or “partners” as they call them in 2010. This is twice the population of Greenland.
3employees twice the population of Greenland. 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : employees twice the population of Greenland.

4. It opened its first store in Beijing in 1999 and there are now 376 stores in China. They expect to reach 1000 by 2015.
4first store in Beijing in 1999 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : first store in Beijing in 1999

5. The average Starbucks customer visits the store 6 times per month while a loyal 20% of customers go to the stores 16 times per month.
5Starbucks customer visits the store 6 times per month 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : Starbucks customer visits the store 6 times per month

6. There are over 87,000 possible drink combinations at Starbucks.
6There are over 87000 possible drink combinations at Starbucks 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : There are over 87,000 possible drink combinations at Starbucks

7. The original Starbucks in Seattle sold coffee in 8 oz cups. During expansion, they added the 12 oz and the 16 oz then got rid of the 8 oz and added the 24 oz and finally the 30 oz Trenta.
7The original Starbucks in Seattle sold coffee in 8 oz cups 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : The original Starbucks in Seattle sold coffee in 8 oz cups

8. The Trenta is slightly bigger than your stomach with the capacity to hold 916 milliliters. The stomach on average has a capacity of 900 ml.
8The Trenta is slightly bigger than your stomach with the capacity to hold 916 milliliters. 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : The Trenta is slightly bigger than your stomach with the capacity to hold 916 milliliters.

9. A Starbucks grande coffee has 320 milligrams of caffeine, over four times the amount of caffeine in a Red Bull.
9A Starbucks grande coffee has 320 milligrams of caffeine 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : A Starbucks grande coffee has 320 milligrams of caffeine

10. The Starbucks cinnamon chip scone has more calories than a McDonald’s quarter pounder with 480 calories. That’s the last facts about starbucks.
10The Starbucks cinnamon chip scone 10 Interesting Facts about Starbucks

Facts about Starbucks : The Starbucks cinnamon chip scone

Do you know those Starbucks facts? Do you know any other interesting facts about starbucks?



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