Starbucks: Risks Real-Estate Investors Should Know

Starbucks does not franchise stores and has no long-term corporate programs likeĀ starbucks franchise. These stores are operated through licensing agreements to provide access to otherwise inaccessible land. Starbucks receives license fees and royalties for these types of licensed spaces. In these licensed stores, workers are considered employees of the respective retailer, not Starbucks. As of …