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Hollys Coffee Replaces Starbucks as Most Satisfactory Coffee Brand

Hollys Coffee Replaces Starbucks as Most Satisfactory Coffee Brand

SEOUL, Nov. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Hollys Coffee Co., a South Korean coffee shop chain, replaced Starbucks as country’s most loved and satisfactory coffee brand. The Korea Consumer Agency conducted a survey of 1,031 consumers between September 4 and 16 frequenting six major coffee brands in South Korea, in which Hollys Coffee received the highest [...]

Starbucks Says Discounts for Personal Cup Use to Exceed 10 bln Won This Year

Starbucks Says Discounts for Personal Cup Use to Exceed 10 bln Won This Year

SEOUL, May 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Starbucks Coffee Korea Co. reported on Wednesday that the accumulated total amount of discounts the company offers to individual cup users is expected to exceed 10 billion won (US$8.50 million) by the end of this year. Starbucks introduced the ‘Eco Bonus Star’ System last year, which allows customers to [...]

Agricultural Products Fertilized with Starbucks Coffee Compost Return to Customers

Agricultural Products Fertilized with Starbucks Coffee Compost Return to Customers

SEOUL, Apr. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Starbucks coffee grounds are composted and sprayed on farmland, and agricultural products grown as food for the compost will be reborn as Starbucks products. Starbucks Coffee Korea Co. announced on Tuesday that it had signed a mutually beneficial agreement with the city of Pyeongtaek on Monday, along with the [...]