Starbucks South Africa proudly announced the opening of its latest store in the bustling Cresta Shopping Centre.
Under the strategic guidance of Rand Capital Coffee CEO Adrian Maizey, the Cresta store became a landmark destination for coffee enthusiasts in the Randburg area.
Strategic Expansion in a Thriving Community
Adrian Maizey expressed his excitement about the new location:
"Cresta Shopping Centre, with its central location and diverse clientele, is the perfect setting for our latest Starbucks store. We’re delighted to bring the special Starbucks experience to this vibrant community, offering a place where all generations can find a moment of connection amongst each other."
A Fusion of Contemporary Design and Local Flavour
The Cresta store's design reflects a blend of international trends and local South African influences, creating a welcoming and modern environment.
"The store's aesthetic was carefully crafted to resonate with Randburg's dynamic character,"
"We aimed to offer an inviting space where people of all ages could enjoy our handcrafted beverages and food offerings in a setting that feel both global and uniquely South African."
Starbucks Cresta: More Than Just Coffee
The new store, set within the Cresta Shopping Centre, is surrounded by a mix of residential and commercial developments.
"Our presence in Cresta is about being part of the community's daily life,"
"We’re delighted to provide a space where everyone, whether they live nearby or visit the fantastic shops here, can find their favourite Starbucks drink and feel at home."
A Personal Invite from the Store Manager
Lutricia “Lulu” Manaka, the store manager of Starbucks Cresta, brings her personal story and passion to the forefront in the new store. Growing up in Morningside and now living in Alexandra, Lulu's journey with Starbucks had been a testament to personal growth and community connection.
"My favourite Starbucks beverage, the Toffeenut Latte, is a reminder of the joy and warmth of family,"
"I invite everyone to visit us at Cresta and experience the welcoming atmosphere that Starbucks is known for. Come and enjoy your favourite cappuccino or explore our range of speciality beverages and bites. My team and I are right there to make sure you feel right at home!"