Starbucks went on something of a buying binge five or six years ago, buying a healthy-lunch chain, an unhealthy-pastries chain, and a loose tea retailer. Since then, the coffee chain has shuttered all of these businesses, which it paid hundreds of millions of dollars for. Is Starbucks just really bad at picking companies to acquire?Nope, says …
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
AUGUST 29, 2013
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DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - A & M TEA COMPANY INC.
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