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When Strategy Goes Wrong: Lessons from the Failed Strategies of Starbucks

Starbucks is known for their global reach and influence in the business world. However, despite their vast resources and expertise, Starbucks is not immune to failure when it comes to strategy. In fact, many MNCs have experienced costly setbacks and blunders due to failed strategies, which have impacted not only their financial performance but also their reputation and stakeholder trust. In this blog, we will explore the reasons behind the failed strategies of Starbucks in Australia. Everyone Loves Starbucks Unless You Are In Australia Coffee in Australia is a vibe , it's about knowing the local cafe. About a speciality brewed espresso and meeting up with friends over coffee. Starbucks come from the American School of Thought : Coffee is a fuel A necessity that you want every day Everyone wants it quick   Root Causes of Starbuck's Failed Strategy Firstly, Starbucks failed to understand the Australian coffee culture, Australians strongly choose independent, neighbourhood