Starbucks Debuts in Jamaica

Starbucks opened its first store in Jamaica and entered its 76th market globally.

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That Time I Felt Like Oprah

While editing this issue and reviewing its key themes and aesthetics, I kept thinking, “Oh, I love this! This is one of my favorite things!” And while I’m not handing out cars, I do feel a little like Oprah since I’m sharing My Favorite Things.

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Social Media-Friendly Hedgehog Cafe Opens in Tokyo

Animal-themed cafes continue to grow in popularity across the globe, as part of an overall trend in immersive experience spaces and restaurants. 

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bite-sized buzz for January

A roundup of interesting bits of news that came across the editor’s desk in the last month, including FRCH Design Worldwide’s merger, Papa John’s Poland debut, Pizza Hut’s partnership with Toyota and more.

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A World View: Ella Canta, London

Designed by David Collins Studio, Ella Canta is a 4,400-square-foot Mexican restaurant from Chef Martha Ortiz. 

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American Idols: Tiki Bars

The tiki phenomenon first took root in the United States in the 1930s with the opening of the legendary Don the Beachcomber and Trader Vic’s restaurants in California. 

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