Tata Starbucks Pvt. Ltd has announced plans of opening eight airport stores in India in Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Goa, Guwahati, Jaipur and Lucknow, offering visitors in transit a welcoming Third Place as the perfect stop for their coffee fix at airports.The opening of the stores demonstrates the company’s long-term commitment to the market, and the dedication to meet the evolving needs of the customers. The stores will be designed to provide a warm and convenient experience for customers, whether they are taking a break in transit between flights or getting their favourite beverages to enjoy on their next flight.

“This year has been really fruitful for Tata Starbucks in terms of expansion. Between December and January, we marked our biggest expansion by entering six new markets and now with the opening of eight new airport stores, we are echoing our commitment to evolve our brand and business in India to provide new and meaningful experiences to our customers.” said Sushant Dash, CEO, Tata Starbucks Pvt. Ltd.

The airport stores will offer customers a wide range of menu items available at other Starbucks locations including all-time favourites such as Java Chip Frappuccino, Cafe Mocha, Signature Hot Chocolate and Caramel Macchiato and a range of food items such as Egg White & Chicken in Multigrain Croissant, Dutch Truffle Gateau, Chilli Cheese Toast, Basil Tomato & Mozzarella Cheese Sandwich, Butter Croissant, Kakori Kebab Wrap and so on to name a few.

Starbucks will also bring My Starbucks Rewards loyalty programme to each of the stores, which provides members with a host of rewards and personalised benefits as they make it a part of their daily lives. Brand merchandise and free Wi-Fi will be available across all stores