Starbucks testing mobile ordering system

|About: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)|By:, SA News Editor

Starbucks (SBUX +0.7%) will allow customers to pick up orders set up through its mobile app sometime this year.

The company has been testing the concept at a store in Seattle to work out the obvious issues associated with hot drink orders.

The Starbucks mobile app has one of the highest engagement rates in the retail sector.