Archive for July, 2008

Thanks for the Support

Posted by starbucks on 21 Jul 2008 | Tagged as: Uncategorized

Thank you for everyone who came out to support us yesterday. And thank you again to FOX for covering the story.


Top ten reasons this is our “Third Place”

Posted by starbucks on 18 Jul 2008 | Tagged as: Campaign News

1. For the last nine years it has been a meeting place for neighbors, professionals, artists, musicians, authors, parents, politicians, doctors, engineers, architects, writers, news reporters, freelancers, baristas, tattoo artists, students, realtors, and many many more.
2. Everyone knows your name, not just the baristas.
3. Parents bring their children and use art supplies from the art [...]

A few of our notable regulars at this store.

Posted by starbucks on 18 Jul 2008 | Tagged as: Campaign News

• Chris Vognar and Thor Christensen, reporters for Dallas Morning News
• Alexa Conomos, Mike Castilucci, and Shelly Slater, news reporters for WFAA Channel 8 News 
• Ron Kirk, former mayor of Dallas
• Jimbo Wallace, bassist for the nationally acclaimed band, Reverend Horton Heat
• Brendon McNally, author of the novel, Germania (Simon and Schuster, Sept
• Elizabeth Marshall, author of [...]

Our first round of letters to Howard Schultz, CEO are being sent today.

Posted by starbucks on 18 Jul 2008 | Tagged as: Campaign News

We would like to thank the 70+ patrons who wrote letters to Howard Schultz in the past week. Some of your stories are so touching, and we truly think that they all represent the community we have at Starbucks Store #6262.

Help save the Greenville Avenue Starbucks Store #6262!

Posted by starbucks on 15 Jul 2008 | Tagged as: Campaign News

Hi Gang,
We now have an organized plan of action to Save Our Starbucks.  Here’s what I am asking each one of you to do:
1) Write a letter to Howard Schultz, CEO
In that letter please talk about the fact that the store is indeed profitable (profitability has been up each of the last two years, according [...]