How Starbucks is trying to get its groove back

posted by Jason Kottke   Aug 06, 2008

Fourteen ways in which Starbucks has tried to revitalize its brand.

8. Ditch the underperformers: In July, Starbucks announced its closure of 600 stores. Check this map for a closure near you, or peep the full list. It's also dropping 61 of its 84 stores in Australia, and eliminating 1,000 support jobs (not including all layoffs due to stores closures).