Starbucks Corporation is an American multinational chain of coffeehouses and roastery reserves headquartered in Seattle, Washington. The company was founded in 1971 by Jerry Baldwin, Zev Siegl, and Gordon Bowker at Seattle's Pike Place Market. Starbucks offers a wide range of beverages, pastries, and snacks, some of which are seasonal or specific to the locality of the store. Most Starbucks locations provide free Wi-Fi Internet access. The Starbucks app is a convenient way to order ahead for pickup, scan and pay in-store, and customize your favorites. Rewards are built right into the app. Starbucks also offers a rewards program called Starbucks Rewards, which allows customers to earn points and redeem them for free drinks and food items. In addition to coffee, Starbucks also sells tea, sandwiches, and other food items. The company has locations worldwide and is known for its commitment to ethical sourcing and sustainability.