On average, Starbucks sells 4 million coffee drinks daily across the United States. The company runs 7,950 stores in the United States, and 16,850 outlets in 40 countries.
Since 1987, Starbucks has added an average of two stores every day. As of 2010, the company employed more than 137,000 "partners" (workers). Roughly 24 percent of Starbucks' customers visit the store 16 times per month, a higher rate than any other fast-food chain. The average Starbucks customer visits the store six times per month. With over 87,000 possible drink combinations, the company uses more than 93 million gallons of milk and 2.3 billion paper cups each year.