Starbucks Corporate Office AddressStarbucks Corporation
2401 Utah Ave S
Seattle, WA 98134
Contact StarbucksPhone Number: (206) 447-1575
Fax Number: (206) 682-7570
ExecutivesCEO: Howard D. Schultz
CFO: Troy Alstead
COO: Arthur I. Rubinfeld
The first Starbucks coffee shop was opened in Seattle, WA in 1971 by Jerry Baldwin, Gordon Bowker and Zev Siegl.
In 1988, current CEO Howard Schultz bought the small chain and expanded it quickly.
By 1992, there were 165 locations. The company went public the same year.
In 1996, the first non-US store was opened in Tokyo. A UK location was opened in 1998.
In 2003, Starbucks acquired Seattle’s Best Coffee, which brought the total number of locations to over 6400.
There are currently nearly 20,000 locations in 61 countries worldwide. Starbucks is the largest coffeehouse in the world.