Roughly 60 million people visit Starbucks locations around the world each week, which would be over 3 trillion visitors yearly. The average Starbucks customer visits the store six times per month. This makes Starbucks one of the top brands in the coffee industry.
According to Forbes, Starbucks has a market cap of $55.94 billion, as of May 2014. Investopedia states that the market cap is the figure the investment community uses in determining the size of a company.
Starbucks is a chain of coffeehouses that first opened in 1971 in Seattle. As of 2015, Starbucks is the largest coffeehouse chain in the world, operating more than 22,500 locations worldwide. The name comes from the novel "Moby Dick," in which the character Starbuck is ...
Each Starbucks store sets its own operating hours. While stores are typically open between 5:30 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. on a normal business day, some locations may not open on Christmas. Stores that are open on the holiday may observe special hours.
As of 2015, peppermint mocha, caramel brulée latte, eggnog latte and gingerbread latte are some of Starbucks' holiday drinks. Pumpkin spice latte, which uses spices such as cinnamon, clove and nutmeg, is Starbucks' popular Thanksgiving holiday drink.
Starbucks' target market is urban professionals between the ages of 25 and 40, who make up almost half of the coffee chain's consumers. The target market for Starbucks is not gender specific.
Starbucks offers nutritional information for its lattes and all other drinks on its website. Customers can use the search feature to find iced or regular latte drinks to view their calories, fat content, carbohydrates and other information.