Today, with more than 16,000 retail locations in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa and the Pacific Rim, Starbucks_ is the premier roaster and retailer of the finest coffee. At Starbucks_ we are focused on delivering the best experience to every customer at each of our locations around the world. We are fortunate to have the opportunity to work with so many communities, and we are committed to providing the Starbucks_ Experience while respecting the local customs and tastes of each country we operate in. At Starbucks_ in the Middle East and North Africa, operated under franchise by M. H. Alshaya Co. – one of the region’s leading retailers – we offer a range of pay and benefits to attract and support our partners. We take a positive, open and flexible approach to working arrangements and opportunities for development and progression.
Starbucks Corporation is an American coffee company and coffeehouse chain. Starbucks_ was founded in Seattle, Washington in 1971. As of 2017, the company operates 27,339 locations worldwide.Starbucks_ is considered the main representative of “second wave coffee”, initially distinguishing itself from other coffee-serving venues in the US by taste, quality, and customer experience while popularizing darkly roasted coffee. Since the 2000s, third wave coffee makers have targeted quality-minded coffee drinkers with hand-made coffee based on lighter roasts, while Starbucks_ nowadays uses automated espresso machines for efficiency and safety reasons.