Starbucks Corporation is a roaster, marketer and retailer of coffee operating in 60 countries. The Company purchases and roasts coffees that it sells, along with handcrafted coffee, tea and other beverages and a variety of fresh food items, through Company-operated stores. It also sells a variety of coffee and tea products and licenses its trademarks through other channels, such as licensed stores and national foodservice accounts. As of September 30, 2012, it operated 9,405 Company-operated stores and 8,661 licensed stores. It has four segments: Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); China/Asia Pacific (CAP), and Channel Development. In addition to its flagship Starbucks brand, the Company's portfolio also includes Tazo Tea, Seattle's Best Coffee, Starbucks VIA Ready Brew, Starbucks Refreshers beverages and the Verismo System by Starbucks. In February 2013, Tata Coffee Ltd and the Company inaugurated a roasting and packaging plant in Karnataka.
|Headquarters||2401 Utah Avenue South|
SEATTLE, WA, United States 98134
|Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer||Howard Schultz|
|Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer||Troy Alstead|
|Group President - Americas and US, EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa) and Teavana||Clifford Burrows|
|Group President - China & Asia Pacific, Channel Development and Emerging Brands||John Culver|
|President - China & Asia Pacific||Jeffery Hansberry|
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|Shares Out.||748.7M||Book Value||$6.82|
|Annual Dividend Rate||$0.84||Price/Sales (TTM)||3.4|
|Ex-Div Date||5/7/13||P/Cash Flow (TTM)||22.9x|
|Pay Date||8/7/13||Operating Margin||15.21%|
*GAAP = prior to non-GAAP analyst adjusted earnings.