Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Starbucks’ executive chairman to step down

Chain Store Age
It’s the end of an era at Starbucks.

The company’s executive chairman and architect of its spectacular growth, Howard Schultz, is stepping down after 40 years with the company. He will be honored with the title of chairman emeritus, effective June 26. The news of his retirement sparked reports that Schultz is considering a run for political office.. . . more