The idea of Starbucks serving as a “third place” outside of home and work has been reinforced with a new add-in to Microsoft Outlook.
The Starbucks for Outlook add-in is currently available as a free download to U.S. users of the new Outlook.com, as well as several other iterations of the email platform. Once downloaded, users will have a “Meet at Starbucks” command available in their ribbon when creating a meeting request. They can then search for the nearest Starbucks store and add it as the location of the upcoming meeting.. . . more