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CNBC's Kate Rogers on Starbucks plan to help its workers get a college diploma.
NEW YORK— Starbucks says its workers can now have four years of tuition covered for an online college degree from Arizona State University instead of just two, marking the latest sign that companies are rethinking their treatment of low-wage workers. Among the other major employers that have announced wage hikes recently are Wal-Mart Stores and Gap Inc..
April 6- Starbucks Corp is expanding its employee college tuition assistance program to cover the entire cost of getting an online bachelor's degree, the chief executive of the coffee chain said on Monday. The enhanced tuition reimbursement program from Starbucks comes at a time when an improving U.S. labor market is forcing major restaurant chains and...
Brinker International Inc. fell $1.11 or 1.8 percent, to $60.71. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose $7.63 or 1.2 percent, to $660.02. Darden Restaurants Inc. fell$. 90 or 1.3 percent, to $66.55.
Brinker International Inc. fell$. 84 or 1.4 percent, to $60.98. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose $6.65 or 1.0 percent, to $659.04. Darden Restaurants Inc. fell$. 50 or. 7 percent, to $66.95.
LOS ANGELES— More than a thousand years ago, Buddhist monks in Japan began a daily ritual of grinding green tea leaves into powder, mixing it into hot water with a bamboo whisk, then sharing the tea from a single cup. The finely ground green tea is experiencing a U.S. renaissance, with specialty matcha tea bars popping up from Los Angeles to New York and industry giants...
Brinker International Inc. fell$. 41 or. 7 percent, to $61.41. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose$. 81 or. 1 percent, to $653.20. Darden Restaurants Inc. fell$. 33 or. 5 percent, to $67.12.
Starbucks, McDonald's, and Yum! Brands have enormous presence outside of the U.S., with nearly half or more of their stores in countries other than America. CNBC breaks down the numbers.
(Adds background on Wal-Mart's evolving stance, adds comments. CHICAGO, April 2 (Reuters)- The chief executive of Wal-Mart Stores Inc has emerged as an unlikely voice for gay rights after the Arkansas governor heeded his call on Wednesday to reject a much-criticized bill. That was seen as a major factor behind the governor's decision on Wednesday to ask lawmakers...
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Of the 150 largest U.S. cities WalletHub ranked, here are the 5 best—and 5 worst—places for a college grad to move in search of a career.
Companies love tricking their customers on April Fools' Day. CNBC looks at some of the best pranks.
U.S. stocks closed lower, giving back most of Monday's major gains, as investors eyed mixed economic data and the end of the first quarter.
BRUSSELS, March 31- European Union antitrust regulators have asked Luxembourg for information on its tax rulings for McDonald's after labor unions accused the U.S. fast food chain of avoiding taxes, a person involved in the issue said on Tuesday. The move, which neither the EU nor Luxembourg would immediately confirm, falls well short of the proceedings the EU...
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open on the final day of the first quarter ahead of a number of key data releases.
Priceline Group CEO Darren Huston is spending big on acquisitions in a bid to book the Internet giant on a new strategic itinerary.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Starbucks and Danone on Tuesday will begin selling a smoothie line at more than 4,300 U.S. Starbucks shops as part of a Greek yogurt partnership.
A coloring book for adults has attracted a loyal following, reports the New York Times.
SYDNEY, March 30- Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey hinted on Monday at changes that could force digital companies like Apple Inc, Google Inc, Alibaba Group Holding and Uber to pay more tax on transactions that take place in Australia. Up for discussion are a cut to Australia's corporate tax rate, a broadening of the goods and services that are included in the GST and...