Starbucks Coffee Company today announced the availability of handcrafted Starbucks Refreshers™ beverages, a global breakthrough beverage innovation that delivers a distinctly new take on thirst-quenching refreshment while providing a natural boost of energy from green coffee extract and real fruit juice.
Customers can enjoy Starbucks Refreshers™ beverages in Very Berry Hibiscus and Cool Lime flavors at participating Starbucks stores in the U.S. and Canada, as well as 15 markets internationally*. The green coffee extract used in Starbucks Refreshers™ beverages is made from unroasted 100% arabica beans – resulting in delicious, low calorie refreshment with a boost of natural energy from caffeine – tasting nothing like traditional brewed coffee.
On Friday, July 13 from 12-3 p.m. local time customers can visit participating U.S. and Canada stores and enjoy a free Tall (12 fl. oz.) handcrafted Starbucks Refreshers™ beverage, courtesy of Starbucks while supplies last.
Starbucks Refreshers™ beverages are offered in multiple formats, making it easy for our customers to reenergize wherever they are:
- Handcrafted Starbucks Refreshers™ beverages: Made with green coffee extract, a natural source of energy, and real fruit juice to create a thirst-quenching, low calorie beverage. Available in Very Berry Hibiscus with real berries and Cool Lime with real lime slices at participating Starbucks company-operated and licensed stores in the U.S., Canada and 15 markets internationally, including Brazil, UK/Ireland, France, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, China, Japan, South Korea, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore and Hong Kong.
- Starbucks VIA Refreshers™ instant beverages: Starbucks VIA Refreshers™ instant beverages are a perfect solution for refreshment on-the-go with a boost of natural energy from green coffee extract and real fruit juice. Available in Very Berry Hibiscus and Cool Lime flavors at participating Starbucks company-operated and licensed stores in the U.S as well as Starbucksstore.com for $5.95 per 5-pack.
- Ready-to-Drink Starbucks Refreshers™ beverages: Available in lightly sparkling Raspberry Pomegranate, Strawberry Lemonade and Orange Melon flavors at select grocery locations in the U.S. and Starbucks stores in the U.S.