In 2014, 3.1 million new Match users listed “coffee & conversation” as an interest on their profile. It’s no surprise that coffee and first dates go hand in hand, so we’ve teamed up with Starbucks to create new, interactive ways for our members to meet and share their love for the almighty bean.
The new “Meet at Starbucks” feature on the site allows members to instantly send another member a coffee date invite with the simple click of a button.
Members can also add the new Starbucks badge to their profile, allowing them to share and connect with other Starbucks lovers.
Hundreds of Match success couples have told us they met at Starbucks for their first date, here are a few of our favorites …
The World’s Largest Starbucks Date
In celebration of love and meaningful connections of every kind, Match and Starbucks are inviting people around the world to participate in the World’s Largest Starbucks Date. On Friday, February 13, participating company-operated and select licensed locations in the U.S. and Canada will feature a special pairings menu. Be sure to grab a date and head over to Starbucks to take part in this record-breaking event!
Also, check out Starbucks’ Tumblr page!