In 2015, for example, the company introduced a plain red holiday cup, ending a string of designs that featured more explicit holiday symbols, such as ornaments and reindeer, dating to 1997.
Now that Halloween has passed, we're barreling toward that special time of year: the holidays.
This year, the question from 2015 returns: Is Starbucks truly embracing Christmas?
'We learn from everything we do in our stores, ' Brewer said. Last year's cup "didn't resonate with some, [but] it did resonate with others".
New pastries and traditional drinks:Starbucks is really leaning into the Christmas spirit this year with three holiday pastries - the Pistachio Honey Croissant, Sugarplum Cheese Danish and Chocolate Swirl Brioche, USA Today reports.
If you can't make it on November 2, 2018 for the FREE reusable Red Cup, you can purchase them at Starbucks locations for $2.50.
Destiny 2 Will Be Free on PC for a Limited Time
All you have to do is download the Blizzard app (in case you haven't installed it), head over at Destiny 2 and get your free copy. Destiny 2 on PC is free for Battle.net users from November 2 to November 18, developer Bungie announced at BlizzCon 2018 .
Take-Two Has Second Largest Video Game Launch of All Time
I'm holding to that prediction, although I do expect it to be a pretty tight race between it and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 . Red Dead Redemption 2 released last week to much critical acclaim, but the consumers have finally spoken.