You know Christmas is coming when you start seeing the iconic red cups at your local Starbucks. YES PEOPLE! Toffeenut Latte is back!!!
Toffeenut Latte, together with Peppermint Mocha and Cranberry White Chocolate Mocha will be available from 23 October 2014 to 5 January 2015.
Starbucks will also be introducing a new holiday beverage. My Starbucks Rewards card members will be the first to try the new beverage on 24 November, before the launch on 25 November to all customers. Hmmm…. I wonder what will it be.
Starbucks Singapore just updated their iOS app recently to allow payment via the app.
To pay using the Starbucks app, you need to add your card to the app first. Then while queuing up to place the order, open the app and tap on Cards section. Choose the Card that you want to charge the payment and tap on Scan to pay. A QR code will appear. Simply flash that QR code against the scanner to pay. It’s that easy.
Now you can keep your Starbucks card in your wallet or even at home. All you need is the Starbucks iOS app.
PS: Starbucks is having a promo now. From now till 24 May 2014, use the iPhone App to pay for your handcrafted beverage and get another one free.
Calling all Starbucks Card Members. From now till 30 April 2014, you will be able to accumulate your beverage points to redeem for your complimentary beverage 2 times faster. Yeap. Instead of 12 cups of handcraft beverage, now you just need 6.
Hurry, offer until end of this month.
Starbucks Coffee Company opened its 100th store in Singapore on Friday. Located at the iconic Fullerton Waterboat House, it is the biggest fully air-conditioned store in Singapore with a sitting capacity of 180. It also feature the first dedicated Starbucks Slow Bar Coffee Experience in Singapore using either one of the three manual brew methods: Coffee Press, Pour Over and Chemex.
The Fullerton Waterboat House Starbucks is also the first store in Singapore to collaborate with the Autism Resource Center (ARC) Employability and Employment Center (E2C) to train people with autism and equip them with skills necessary for purposeful employment. Through this collaboration, the store has hired six partners from ARC’s program as part of a long-term commitment to work with ARC to train people with autism and equip them with skills necessary for purposeful employment.
To celebrate this alliance and Starbuck’s commitment to give back to the local community, a community wall has been dedicated to raise the autism awareness and showcase the talents of people with autism. Two special Starbucks tumblers designed by a student at Pathlight School will be sold exclusively at the Starbucks 100th store with $5 from the sales of each tumbler going to fund the ARC’s efforts.
The Starbucks Fullerton Waterboat House store is open daily from 8am to 11 pm, with extended hours on Fridays and Saturdays until midnight. The store is located at 3 Fullerton Road, Street Level, The Fullerton Waterboat House, Singapore 049215.
Starbucks Singapore raised a total of S$62,655.30 for The Salvation Army during the recent Open House. This is the highest amount in the 10 years partnership. A total of 29,411 cups of complimentary tall-sized Christmas beverage were given away at 98 Starbucks outlets nationwide.
It is also the first time Starbucks had Christmas Festival and mini-concerts featuring more than 20 local artists supported by Starbucks.