Is Starbucks following in McDonald's footsteps?

09/11/2006 | Seattle Times, The

As Starbucks Corp. works toward its 30,000-store goal, some investors fear the coffee chain is headed for a fall, just as McDonald's Corp. slipped when it passed the 30,000-location threshold in 2001. Despite reporting lackluster same-store sales this summer, Starbucks executives see plenty of room for growth and plan to keep the menu fresh to please customers.

View Full Article in:

Seattle Times, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Business

Job Title Company Location
Vice President, HEDIS & Performance Outcomes
CareSource
Dayton, OH
Pharmacy Benefit Analyst/ Auditor
Confidential
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Vice President, Girls and Women Strategy
United Nations Foundation
Washington, DC