Sector: Food and Beverages
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Starbucks Corporation engages in purchasing, roasting, and selling whole bean coffees worldwide. The company offers brewed coffees, espresso beverages, cold blended beverages, various complementary food items, premium teas, and a line of compact discs, coffee-related accessories and equipment, including drip and French press coffeemakers, espresso machines, and coffee grinders primarily through its retail stores. Starbucks also licenses its trademark for retail store operations, and grocery and warehouse club stores, as well as to produce and distribute its branded products. It also engages in producing and selling coffee drinks, espresso drink, and a line of ice creams. The company operates retail stores primarily in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, Germany, China, Chile, Ireland, and Thailand. As of October 2, 2005, the company had 10,241 retail outlets. Starbucks was founded by Howard Schultz in 1985 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.