How Working From Home Helped Starbucks Expand In South Africa’s Weak Economy

With lockdown restrictions now eased, Starbucks South Africa faces much more competition for customers still working from home


Why China’s Prized Booze Company Is Helping Bail Out A Highway Builder

The Chinese government increasingly relies on Kweichow Moutai, one of its most valuable listed companies, for financial help.


The Brown Derby Is A Delicious Cocktail With A Glamorous Hollywood History

As cocktails go, the Brown Derby isn’t a household name. But it has a history as enjoyable as the drink itself—a crisp and surprisingly harmonious blend of whiskey, honey, and grapefruit.


What Comes After The Aperol Spritz?

The fight to be the next big drink is already underway.


Taiwan, home of bubble tea, is latest country to ban plastic straws

Bubble tea is ubiquitous in Taiwan, but so are the thick, colorful straws used to slurp the drink. That’s not stopping the country from joining a growing number of places across the world implementing bans on single-use plastic straws.


Why Faking Positive Emotions At Work Can Lead To Heavier Alcohol Consumption

There's a downside to "service with a smile."

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Pepsi Is Suing Indian Farmers For Growing Special Spuds Designed For Lay?s Chips

The humble spud is at the center of a new lawsuit pitting a major corporation against small cultivators.


A Crisp Tom Collins Is The Perfect Way To Showcase An Excellent Gin

The Tom Collins is sometimes sneered at for being nothing more than a boozy lemonade, but it really shines when you use excellent gin.


Trump?s Tariff War Might Ensnare One Of The Most American Of Goods

“Brown-Forman could be an unfortunate and unintended victim of the policy," says Paul Varga, CEO of the Kentucky-based company that makes Jack Daniel's


Pepsi’s Ceo Says The Brand Is Designing Special “snacks For Women”

There is a flavor gap, if you will, between the genders. And this gap, business is super eager to fix.

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