- SBUXCNBC•20 hours ago
It seems that Starbucks (SBUX) can put as much ice as it wants in your beverage. "If children have figured out that including ice in a cold beverage decreases the amount of liquid they will receive, the Court has no difficulty concluding that a reasonable consumer would not be deceived into thinking that when they order an iced tea, that the drink they receive will include both ice and tea and that for a given size cup, some portion of the drink will be ice rather than whatever liquid beverage the consumer ordered," wrote Percy Anderson, the U.S. District Judge presiding over the case in his dismissal of the lawsuit last Friday. "The cups Starbucks uses for its cold drinks... are clear, and therefore make it easy to see that the drink consists of a combination of liquid and ice," Anderson wrote.
- BusinessInvestopedia•2 days ago
Today I want to teach members of the Millennial population how to retire wealthy, perhaps with at least a million dollars. It is vital that Millennials understand how to use the power of time in their financial march to a million. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently reported on how Americans are doing when it comes to saving for retirement. Unfortunately, it was not good news. The GAO analysis discovered that almost half of households with members age 55 or older, had no retirement savings in a 401(k) plan or IRA, and nearly 29% have neither retirement savings nor a traditional pension plan. In about half of the households with members age 65 and older, Social Security provides
- financeBloomberg•3 hours ago
Home prices in the U.S. rose 5.6 percent in the second quarter from a year earlier, extending gains that have cut into affordability for many buyers.