Originally published March 14, 2013 at 5:00 PM | Page modified March 14, 2013 at 6:21 PM
Starbucks brews following in India where tea is supreme
Starbucks is hoping to capitalize on India’s emerging middle class and its transformation from a rural population to a world economic power.
The Seattle Times
Avani Saglani Davda is CEO of a joint venture between Starbucks and Tata, an Indian conglomerate that owns coffee and tea plantations, steel, chemical and hotel companies as well as Jaguar and Land Rover. The historic Gateway of India monument is the background.