Starbucks Enters Argentina

Seattle Starbucks Coffee Co. is supporting its international expansion with its first coffeehouse in Argentina. The location is set to open Friday.

The store will be a joint venture between Starbucks Coffee International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Starbucks Coffee Co., and Operadora Internacional Alsea, S.A. de C.V., a wholly owned subsidiary of Alsea S.A.B. de C.V. The store will be located at Alto Palermo Shopping Center, one of the country’s premiere shopping centers.