Another Level Of Suffering For Chickens

Jonty Whittleton | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK
Jonty Whittleton

We've been fighting the use of cages for animal products for decades. From fur farming to bear-bile extraction to egg production, these cages are generally designed to do one thing - make the most products as quickly and cheaply as possible.

Mike Ashley, Rotten Apples, Jenga And The Laws Of Karma

Jon Wilkins | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK
Jon Wilkins

I was playing Jenga with my kids at the weekend. To say it was taxing and frustrating - as well as being damn right difficult - is an understatement. ...

Amazon And Starbucks 'Pay Less Tax Than A Sausage Stand'

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 03.09.2016 | UK

Austria’s chancellor has attacked Amazon and Starbucks for paying little tax in his country, saying cafes and sausage stands pay more tax than the g...

Coffee, Cream and Self-Esteem

Ever Mainard | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Comedy
Ever Mainard

It took a lot of self-care and practice to get this awesome. People ask me all the time- "Ever, how did you get this awesome?" Actually no one's ever asked me BUT I picture them asking me. That's the same thing, right? Right. I know you're wondering it too. So I'll tell you...

Starbucks Barista Is Deliberately Destroying Customers' Instagram Hopes And Dreams

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

To create the perfect Instagram photo of your Starbucks drink you need three things: a perfectly poured beverage, a tranquil background and of course,...

Violent by Trade: More Gun Dealers Than Starbucks in the U.S.

Dyfed Loesche | Posted 15.06.2016 | UK Politics
Dyfed Loesche

Firearms are big business. The magnitude of how readily available deadly weapons are in the U.S. is made clear by the chart below based on figures by data visualization hub 1point21... Trading in guns seems even more common than selling burgers or coffee.

Starbucks' Hidden Discount For Re-Using Cups Just Drastically Increased

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 19.03.2016 | UK

Starbucks is to double its discount for customers using their own mugs, following criticism of big coffee chains' environmental credentials. The Ameri...

Starbucks Signs Charter To Support Breastfeeding Mums

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 03.03.2016 | UK Parents

Starbucks has signed up to a national charity's charter to ensure there is a supportive environment for breastfeeding mums on the high street. The ...

Starbucks Barista's Cheeky Response When Customer Says Her Name Is Beyoncé

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When Vine star Jen Nubian told a barista in Starbucks her name was Beyoncé, the woman behind the counter was having none of it. The cheeky barista...

'Shocking' Salt Content In Coffee Shop Sandwiches Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Some of the nation's favourite coffee shops including Starbucks, Costa and Caffè Nero, are selling sandwiches and paninis with incredibly high salt c...

The 'Last Leg' Crew Try To Eat As Much Raw Sugar As Is In A Starbucks Drink

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK Comedy

Last week it was revealed that some hot drinks from high street favourites like Starbucks can contain up to 25 teaspoons of sugar per serving, with St...

Starbucks Barista Learns Sign Language To Make Loyal Customer Smile

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Ibby Piracha goes into his local Starbucks three times every week. Because he is deaf, he types his order into his phone and shows it to the barista b...

Your Favourite Hot Drink Probably Contains More Sugar Than A Can Of Coke

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Some of the nation's favourite hot drinks from popular coffee shops contain "alarming" levels of sugar per serving, an eye-opening new report has foun...

Dyslexic Starbucks Employee Wins Discrimination Case 'That Left Her Suicidal'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK

A woman with dyslexia has won a disability discrimination case against Starbucks after she was accused of falsifying documents at a London branch in C...

How to Solve Google's Tax Problem

Grant Feller | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK
Grant Feller

Adidas is clearly a brand that cares about its reputation. So much so that it recently cancelled its high-profile sponsorship of international athleti...

Students Raised $6k For Starbucks Worker To Say Thank You For Her Constant Support

The Huffington Post UK | Jasmin Gray | Posted 18.12.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Students at the University of Kentucky have raised more than $6,000 this Christmas for a woman who works in the Starbucks on campus. Almost 600 pe...

Christmas Cups of Obesity and Disease

Sarah Leighton | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Leighton

I'm not here to be the Scrooge of Christmas treats, everyone deserves a little indulgence during the festive season. However, I do want to make you aware of how much sugar is in these festive beverages, before you make them a habit.

Starbucks: The Grinch That (Didn't) Steal Christmas

Emma Yeomans | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Emma Yeomans

This is a time of year when my faith is not just tolerated, but happily shared by people of other faiths or none. The entitlement of somebody standing up and complaining about a cup - a cup! - when their faith is so openly embraced is staggering, and shows a complete disconnect with some of the harsher aspects of life. Please, let us enjoy Christmas in peace and goodwill, without these petty complaints - it is the season for it, after all.

Amazing Video Shows Starbucks Barista Signing To Deaf Customer At Drive-Through

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A video of a deaf woman's encounter with Starbucks' drive-through staff has gone viral for all the right reasons. The encounter shows Rebecca King,...

Was This Note Left On A Cup By A Starbucks Barista 'Creepy'?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A Starbucks barista has been called "creepy" after he left a message on a coffee cup for a female customer. The unidentified gent crossed out word...

Starbucks Helped Me Give up Coffee

Rupert Wolfe-Murray | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK
Rupert Wolfe-Murray

I don't think I'm alone in hating Starbucks, the American coffee shop that has spread its tentacles all over the world. They haven't lied like Volkswagen did but they are hypocrites. The annoying thing is that I need Starbucks and if you get to the second half of this article I will explain why.

Your Barista Hates You

Charlie Compitus | Posted 29.09.2016 | UK
Charlie Compitus

This rant could literally be an essay but alas let's just stick with this for now but welcome to an average day of your local Barista who most definitely hates you.

Starbucks Has A Brilliant New Scheme To Help Generation Rent

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK

Starbucks has announced that it will help employees who rent properties to pay their deposits by offering an interest-free loan to cover the cost. ...

Enough With the Pumpkin Flavoured Stuff Already!

Alan Grant | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Alan Grant

Unpopular as it may be to say, I am quite fond of the influence our American friends have had on British culture. I am, as they might say, totally on-...

Starbucks Worker Told Woman She 'Didn't Look Disabled Enough'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK

Starbucks has been forced to apologise after an employee told a woman she “did not look disabled enough” to use the disabled toilet. Lucy Chall...