By Jack Whibley, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Starbucks' expansion in Rio de Janeiro continued in July with the opening of a new store in Copacabana. The Cidade Maravilhosa’s newest addition to the Starbucks empire is located near the Cantagalo metro (subway) station, on Copacabana’s main thoroughfare, Avenida Nossa Senhora da Copacabana.
Perfectly situated to pick up passing trade, the store has all the usual coffees, sandwiches, and pastries one expects from a Starbucks. The comfortable seating, working areas and wifi also make it ideal for social and business meetings and fit with Starbucks’ goal of being . . .