Calling all coffee enthusiasts and K-pop lovers! The long-awaited collaboration between global coffee giant Starbucks and the sensational K-pop girl group BLACKPINK has finally arrived, and it’s creating waves of excitement worldwide. This unique partnership seamlessly blends the world of music and coffee, offering fans a tantalizing experience that satisfies both their taste buds and their passion for all things BLACKPINK.
A Match Made in Heaven: Starbucks and BLACKPINK
The Starbucks x BLACKPINK collaboration brings together two iconic entities that have captured the hearts of millions around the globe. On one hand, Starbucks, known for its premium coffee blends, inviting ambiance, and commitment to sustainability, has been a coffee connoisseur’s go-to for decades. On the other hand, BLACKPINK, the four-member powerhouse girl group from South Korea, has taken the music industry by storm, captivating audiences with their chart-topping hits, mesmerizing performances, and cutting-edge fashion.
Limited-Edition Merchandise: Sip in Style
As part of this extraordinary collaboration, Starbucks is unveiling an exclusive line of limited-edition merchandise inspired by BLACKPINK’s distinctive style. Fans can indulge in an array of delightful products, including stylish tumblers, trendy mugs, chic cold cups, and eye-catching keychains. Adorned with BLACKPINK’s signature colors and logos, each item exudes a unique charm that reflects the essence of the group’s music and fashion.
|Collection Item||Price (PHP)|
|16oz tumbler(in glittering pink rhinestones)||P6,795|
|20oz water bottle(filled with doodles and letterings of the girls’ hit songs)||P2,745|
|14oz pink Texa Tumbler||P1,575|
|16oz ceramic Siren mug||P1,595|
|BLACKPINK Tote Bag||P1,895|
|gradient Yoga Mat||P4,295|
|BLACKPINK Passport Holder||P1,925|
A Taste of BLACKPINK: The “BLINK Frappuccino”
What’s a Starbucks collaboration without a delectable drink to savor? Introducing the “BLINK Frappuccino,” a mouthwatering concoction curated in honor of BLACKPINK and their dedicated fandom, known as BLINKs. This delectable beverage is a delightful blend of flavors, combining sweet strawberries, rich mocha, and a dash of caramel drizzle, all topped with whipped cream and a sprinkle of BLACKPINK’s signature pink glitter. It’s a sensory delight that pays homage to the girls’ vibrant personality and musical prowess.
Global Launch and Pop-Up Stores
The Starbucks x BLACKPINK collaboration is a global affair, with pop-up stores and special events taking place in key cities across the world. Fans have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of BLACKPINK while enjoying their favorite Starbucks treats. The collaboration aims to create a one-of-a-kind experience, bridging the gap between coffee culture and K-pop, and celebrating the shared passion of fans for both Starbucks and BLACKPINK.
Spreading Positivity: The BLACKPINK Effect
Beyond the realm of music and coffee, the Starbucks x BLACKPINK collaboration also embodies the power of positivity and influence. BLACKPINK has long been an advocate for meaningful causes, promoting self-love, empowerment, and gender equality through their music and philanthropic efforts. With this collaboration, the group continues to inspire fans to embrace their uniqueness and pursue their passions fearlessly.
Sustainability at Heart
As with all Starbucks initiatives, sustainability remains at the core of the collaboration. Starbucks has pledged to use eco-friendly materials in the production of the limited-edition merchandise, aligning with the company’s commitment to reducing its environmental footprint and promoting a greener future.
The Countdown Begins
With anticipation building and the excitement palpable, the Starbucks x BLACKPINK collaboration has fans eagerly awaiting its official launch. This unprecedented fusion of taste and style promises to leave an indelible mark on coffee culture and the world of K-pop, uniting fans from diverse backgrounds under the shared banner of Starbucks and BLACKPINK.
So, BLINKs and coffee lovers alike, mark your calendars and prepare to experience the Starbucks x BLACKPINK collaboration – a delightful blend of music, style, and unforgettable moments that will resonate in our hearts long after the last sip. Let’s celebrate this extraordinary partnership and raise our cups to the magic of coffee and K-pop!
Starbucks’ Blackpink-themed collection will also be released at select stores: Hong Kong, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.