The coffee giant said it would pause advertising on some platforms in an effort to address hate speech.
Dreadful expansion outlook for beverage chains across nation
Social distancing and compulsory lockdowns are throwing a wrench in beverage chains’ market expansion plans this year adding insult to injury for these already unhealthy firms.
Battle heats up among coffee chains in Vietnam
Highlands Coffee has been expanding its chain at a lightening speed, while Trung Nguyen has opened E-Coffee and Cong is exporting products.
Starbucks, Coffee Bean, and Tea Leaf losing to Vietnamese chains
Starbucks was the only foreign café chain to make it into the Top 5 in Vietnam, according to Euromonitor.
Coffee chains move to streets to sell their products
Highlands Coffee, Vinacafe and Passio all have been selling coffee in vending machines and at new coffee stalls in places with heavy traffic.
Vietnamese market can be tough for foreign food & coffee brands
For the last half month, visitors to Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf at Dong Khoi Street located near the Metropolitan building in the central district 1 of HCMC can see only closed green doors.
Beverage giants cannot stay out of plastic reduction trend
As plastic reduction is becoming an essential trend to save the environment, beverage companies, which still depend on tremendous amounts of plastic materials, cannot opt out of the trend.