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January 2011 – Starbucks sells the Trenta size coffee in all stores in the US., starting with 14 southern states, and going nationwide in May of 2011. This is a 31 oz coffee, available in iced coffee. The menu photo pictured below was taken on January 17, 2011 in a Starbucks store.
View our photos of the 2012 Starbucks coffee drinks, with prices.
The 31oz Trenta Size Coffee Menu and Prices at Starbucks
The Coffee Wisdom Card
We have many more of these quotes in the coffee photo section.
January 2011 – Starbucks continues to add to their line of VIA coffee with the release of French Roast VIA Ready Brew.
The French Roast coffee is their best selling roast as it has the smoky, dark, intense flavor. Some consider the roast a ‘coffee with bite’.
The VIA French Roast will be available in both the US and Canada starting in January 2011.
January 2011 – A flight from Chicago heading to Germany had to make an unplanned landing in Toronto because the pilot had mistakenly issued a 7500 code, which is the code for hijacking or related flight interference.
The coffee was spilled by one of the crew members which then caused electronic issues with the communication devices on the flight.
The flight was a Boeing 777 with over 240 passengers.
United Airlines serves Starbucks as their in-flight coffee but no information on whether it was regular or decaf.
Will flight crews be issued coffee sippy …
January 2010 – Inside participating Dunkin Donuts shops they are giving away on FREE Sample of the Dunkin One Cup. The sample is a single pod for use at home with your single pod brewer. The coffee sample could be used in a regular auto drip coffee maker, but it is pre-packaged for the pod brewers.
Look for the display of Dunkin One Cups – This is where the Free sample is mentioned. Just ask the friendly Dunkin Donuts clerk for the sample packet.
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That’s right! Burger King is offering FREE coffee EVERY Friday in November 2010, during breakfast hours.
You DO know they now serve Seattle’s Best, didn’t you?
Yes, for real!
Check the Burger King locator map: Free Burger King Coffee Map
No, you do not have to buy anything, but good luck trying to resist their $1 Cini-Minis or the $1 French Toast Sticks.
October 2010 – Dunkin Donuts has released the new Dunkin One Cup to limited markets in the US. These are single serve coffee pods, commonly used in the Senseo coffee makers. They will also work in other coffee makers which can use the coffee pods. If it is popular in the test markets, Dunkin Donuts will make it available to everyone.
September 29th, 2010 – National Coffee Day is on Wednesday, Sept 29th, 2010. While the major players in the coffee industry are not offering FREE coffee, there are several promotions of interest to celebrate National Coffee Day:
LaMar’s Donuts has FREE Coffee – Read their Twitter Post for details
Barnie’s Coffee and Tea will have FREE coffee at select locations
Dunkin Donuts Coffee – Free at some locations, others locations donate money from sales to the Special Olympics
Starbucks, McDonalds (McCafe), and Burger King (Seattle’s Best) elected to not participate in the coffee celebrations.
September 2010 – Starbucks is set to increase the prices of coffee drinks due to the increased price of coffee beans which is at a 13 year high for prices. Previously Starbucks stated that they would not increase prices, but the continued cost increase of coffee beans has forced a price increase to Starbucks customers. Not all of the drinks will have an increased price – the most popular drinks, such as the Tall coffee, will remain at the same price. It is the larger/higher priced coffee drinks that will …
August 2010 – Lavazza, an Italian coffee maker, has agreed to buy $250 Million (7%) of Green Mountain Coffee in the US.
This deal will allow both coffee companies to sell espresso machines, and single-serve coffee capsules.
The purchase by Lavazza is to expand the sales into the United States.
A September date is set to finalize the purchase.
This summer (2010) Starbucks is planning to test market drinks made from green coffee beans. These are unroasted coffee beans which will be used to produce a drink that does not taste like coffee.
Green coffee beans do not even smell like coffee, and these drinks are aimed at the non-coffee drinker. The drinks will have a mix of fruit and the green coffee extract. The balance of fruit juice and green coffee will create a drink which bears NO coffee taste, and less caffeine than a standard coffee.
The name for …
June 2010 – The Starbucks you all know and love for their deep and dark coffee drinks is expanding to sell something you never would really associate with Starbucks.
Beer and Wine!
Yes, Beer and Wine! We are not kidding!
This is being ‘tested’ in a Starbucks in Seattle before going nationwide. They are redesigning the coffee shops to have more ‘plush’ seating with their new menu of local beers and wines.
Sound like something you would be excited to see at YOUR local Starbucks? Beer, Wine, Coffee, and FREE Wi-Fi. What else …
Starting July 1st, 2010 nearly 7,000 Starbucks stores will have FREE Wi-Fi inside their coffee shops. This is a change from their previous AT&T Pay-For-Access system they had in place, which charged users $3.99 for any usage after 2 hours.
The NEW Wi-Fi is still through AT&T, but they will eliminate the complex Register and Log-in system they had before. The new system for accessing their FREE Wi-Fi will be a shorter one-click process. They are also going to offer some content through a partnership with Yahoo! This will be called …
Celebrate National Donut Day!
Dunkin Donuts is offering a FREE donut with any beverage purchase!
Celebrate 60 years of donuts.
Friday, June 4th, 2010
It isn’t a free coffee, but it is close. A donut is a friend to a coffee.
Picture of a Coolatta inside Dunkin Donuts
National Donut Day
2010 Promotion: Frappuccino promotion from May 7th through May 16, 2010
2011 Promotion: Frappuccino half-price from May 6 to the 15th, 2011 – 3 to 5pm only!
2012 Promotion: Early May 2012 at Starbucks –View Our Pictures Here
Half price Frappuccinos at participating Starbucks. The average price for a ‘Tall’ (Small) is $3.65, so your half-price Frappuccino would be about $1.75-$2 (2010 prices)
The 2011 Frappuccino Promotion
See the menu selection of the 1/2 Price Frappuccinos below
Below are the 2010 promotional ads:
Photo from the 2010 promotion at Starbucks
Picture from the Starbucks Frappuccino Promotion 2010
Starbucks U.S. Introduces Starbucks VIA(TM) Decaf for Holiday Season.
Starbucks calls the coffee Ready Brew coffee, instead of ‘Instant’ coffee.
The original VIA comes in Italian Dark Roast and Colombian Light Roast.
Sales of the Ready Brew coffee started in early October 2009. The NEW decaf version is scheduled to be available before the winter holiday season.
Official release date: November 17, 2009
We don’t have a photo of the package, yet, but one can assume it will be GREEN, the standard indicator of decaf coffee.
See Details: Starbucks VIA Decaf for the Holiday Season
Press Release – August 2009
THE NEXT GENERATION OF ENERGY HAS ARRIVED!
Encaff Energy Stix Shove Energy Drinks Aside as the New Convenient and Affordable Energy Source
(Atlanta, GA) August 28, 2009 – First there were energy drinks, and then energy shots. Now the next generation of energy has arrived. Encaff Energy Stix are the next logical step and are shoving the energy drink out of the way. Each Energy Stix packet is jam-packed with caffeine, the nation’s number one energy source. In fact, each 3g Energy Stix contains 75 …
To celebrate the Company’s most significant product launch in more than 30 years, McDonald’s would like to invite you to enter for a chance to win a $50,000 Visa® Gift card and other prizes through an online contest and sweepstakes at www.mcdonalds.com/mccafe.
Let McCafé make your day – You are invited to submit a story and photo about why you or someone you know deserve a chance to be one of two grand prize winners, each taking home a $50,000 Visa Gift card and a $500 McDonald’s Arch …