Fast-food chain apps reach record-breaking results

As the restaurant industry continues to battle inflation, more and more fast-food chains are looking to increase customer engagement, gain specific insights, and boost profits. While these goals are certainly not a new concept, studies show that fast-food chain app usage is growing in leaps and bounds. The top 10 quick-service apps in the U.S. […]

Starbucks beefs up first-of-its-kind loyalty rewards program union with TD

In response to the growing emphasis on loyalty rewards programs and a large uptick in its own program, Starbucks has boosted the incentives available to customers through its partnership with TD Canada. The partnership was first announced in 2020 as a first-of-its-kind collaboration within the QSR category in Canada, integrating Starbucks’ loyalty rewards program with […]

Starbucks & Second Harvest extend Canadian food donation drive

Starbucks Canada is expanding its Canadian food donation partnership with Second Harvest, Canada’s largest food rescue organization, to more than 700 company-operated stores across the country. By expanding Starbucks FoodShare nationally, the company says it will provide local communities with ready-to-eat meals, including breakfast sandwiches, paninis, protein boxes, yogurt, milk, and dairy alternatives like soy, […]

Starbucks introducing braille menus in North America

Starbucks has announced that it will be introducing large-print and braille menus to all of its restaurants across the United States and Canada starting this summer to help its visually impaired customers. The braille menus were developed in partnership with National Braille Press. The coffee giant has also begun offering a service that connects blind […]