10 Most Interesting Facts About Starbucks Erkan May 3, 2012 Facts, Food & Drink 1 Comment Starbucks the world’s top coffee retailer.In fact I’m personally not a fan of Starbucks because of their self-service system. Anyways losing me as a customer, doesn’t effect their success in market that much. Starbucks is the largest coffeehouse company in the world, with 19,555 stores in 58 countries, including 12,811 in the United States, 1,248 in Canada, 965 in Japan, 766 in Great Britain, 580 in China and 420 in South Korea. You can’t trust these numbers because they are opening nearly 5 stores everyday. So better don’t try to find correct numbers. Their coffeehouse chain based in Seattle, Washington. Their main product is coffee as you know and even just with drinks, their sales number are better than Mcdonald’s food chain. Over the last 30 years their logo has changed 3 times while keeping the original Starbucks theme. If you are a fan of Starbucks, you would like to know these rare facts about them. Here are 10 Most Interesting Facts About Starbucks … 10 – New Stores Everyday Starbucks Store Starbucks has added an average of two stores on a daily basis since 1987. 09 – More Than 137,000 employees Starbucks Employees Starbucks had 137,000 employees or “partners” as they call them in 2010. This is twice the population of Greenland. 08 – Starbucks Drinks Starbucks Drinks There are over 87,000 possible drink combinations at Starbucks 07 – Trenta Coffee Trenta Coffee The Trenta is slightly bigger than your stomach with the capacity to hold 916 milliliters. The stomach on average has a capacity of 900 ml. 06 – Caffeine Level Redbull A Starbucks grande coffee has 320 milligrams of caffeine, over four times the amount of caffeine in a Red Bull. 05 – Cinnamon Chip Scone Cinnamon Chip Scone The Starbucks cinnamon chip scone has more calories than a McDonald’s quarter pounder with 480 calories. 04 – Healthcare Insurance Healthcare Insurance At $300 million Starbucks spends more on healthcare insurance for its employees than on coffee beans. They offer health insurance to all employees including part-time. 03 – Starbucks Milk Usage Milk Usage Starbucks uses over 93 million gallons of milk per year, enough to fill 155 Olympic-sized swimming pools. 02 – Paper Cups Paper Cups Starbucks uses 2.3 billion paper cups per year. 01 – Customer Per Week Starbucks Customers They currently serve 40 million customers a week. Priya Start bucks use paper cups for their every product. It gives hygienic look and it bears more hotness and cooling than the other cups.