Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Starbucks drive thru in Whittier with no indoor seating.  (photo by Armand Santos)

Starbucks’ new business model turns ‘Coffee Culture’ upside down

Armand Santos, Staff Writer September 19, 2015

The term "Coffee Culture" denotes the social atmosphere that has traditionally surrounded the consumption of coffee. The perception of coffeehouses as social hubs where news, information, and ideas were exchanged has existed since 14th century Turkey, where the first coffeehouses are believed to have...

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