Starbucks Cagayan de Oro, the company’s 166th store in the country will open its first Mindanao branch this coming September.
According to news reports, Ma-Ann Rabino, recruitment specialist of Rustan Coffee Corporation, owner of Starbucks franchise in the country. was quoted as stating that the store will be located at Limketkai Center.
The local Starbucks will incorporate environment-friendly interior design and would use recycled construction materials with construction cost estimated to be at around P11 million with Wi-Fi and other amenities.
Accoridngly, Starbucks decided to pick Cagayan de Oro for its first Mindanao branch because of its potentials as Mindanao’s convention capital, and the growing number of tourists flocking to the city.
with article from Nicole Managbanag of Sun Star CDO