Starbucks adds flavour to World Cup

2010-05-31 11:41

Starbucks coffee will be served in South Africa in time for the

World Cup.

It would be available in select Southern Sun Hotels and Tsogo Sun

Casinos in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban, Tsogo Sun Gaming said in a


African farmers produced some of the most extraordinary coffees in

the world and Starbucks had a long history of purchasing coffee from


“This move into South Africa is another sign of Starbucks’

commitment to doing business in Africa.”

Southern Sun managing director Graham Wood said the company was

“excited” about the association.

“We look forward to being able to offer our guests the large

variety of coffee options that will be available to them in select


Starbucks would be available at Johannesburg’s SunSquare

Montecasino Hotel and InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers, Southern Sun

Cullinan Hotel in Cape Town and Southern Sun Elangeni Hotel in Durban.

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