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Starbucks plans unit geared toward deaf and hard-of-hearing customers, employees

By Restaurant Business

The country’s first Signing Store is scheduled to launch this fallRead full story


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  • Equality for all is so important. Making service available to everyone is hard to do, but what worthwhile isn’t.

  • David Landau
    David LandauManaging Partner

    Such a smart, inclusive company. Impressed by how they innovate and care for employees.

    “The Signing Store will be the first in the U.S. for Starbucks, which opened a similar concept in Malaysia in 2016.”

  • Wow, taking inclusive hospitality to a whole new level.

  • AaRron Smith
    AaRron SmithPublic Affairs Official at Marine Corps

    Once upon a time I use to work at Starbucks back home. I can honestly say, this company legitimately cares about its baristas, and more importantly, their costumers. With all the benefits, foundations, perks of employment, etc. It’s apparent that they have our best interest at heart!

  • Hayley Miller
    Hayley MillerAccount Manager/Editor at Idea Booth

    Wow! I love this - it’s about time. On Northwestern’s campus, my sorority is the only one that is not handicap accessible. We aren’t allowed to make any structural changes because the University owns the house and won’t permit it. Makes you wonder which organizations have the best interest of people at heart, and which do not. Proud of Starbucks!

  • Glad to see Starbucks acknowledge and attempt to redeem its public image in a very positive, productive, and perhaps ground breaking method, particularly in the fast service market, this is almost unheard of (no pun intended).

  • Shahad Alshahrani
    Shahad Alshahrani

    And they wonder why starbucks is one of the biggest successful cafes in the world? .... i mean look at this !👍🏻❤️

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