The Size of Starbucks

June 17, 2014

The scale of Starbucks. Taking its name from a character in Herman Melville’s classic, Moby Dick, Starbucks has grown from its humble beginnings (a single location in Seattle) to be the world’s largest coffeehouse. With over 16,000 stores world-wide, spanning 50 countries, Starbucks has achieved a world presence rivalled only by America’s fast food chains. […]