In the year 2020, we have used Microsoft Teams more than ever before to share various experiences with our colleagues and team members. It provided us a platform to gather for meetings and share chats, calls, emojis, and GIFs. With a recent update for Teams Store, now you can also gift coffees, muffins, sandwiches, and more to your co-workers. Which regions can leverage the Starbucks app in Microsoft Teams? How can this feature be enabled? What are the related services and features? This article attempts to find out the answers to all these questions.
How to Gift Coffee to Your Co-Workers Using Microsoft Teams?
Starbucks has introduced an app in Microsoft Teams to enable people to share their cup of coffee and more with other team members. The app is now available for the Teams users in the US and Canada regions. You can send a Starbucks eGift through Microsoft Teams and make your co-workers feel that you care. The app also allows you to choose your favorite card design and write a personalized message for your team members. To enable this feature, the steps are as follows.
- Download the Starbucks app into Microsoft Teams.
- Log in to your Starbucks Rewards account. Sign up if you don’t have one already.
- Select the Starbucks icon appearing in the New Conversation section of a Teams chat or channel.
- Select a holiday card design and gift amount.
- Write a personalized message and send the eGift card.
What Else Does the Starbucks and Teams Duo Have in the Store?
With the ability to send Starbucks e-Gift cards right from the Teams interface, you get a simple way to recognize your teammates and appreciate their performance or send them a holiday gift. You can send gift cards with the amount ranging between $5 to $100. The Starbucks app also offers a full set of custom backgrounds compatible with Microsoft Teams. These backgrounds include a snowy Starbucks storefront, Starbucks holiday cups, and various scenes such as a memorable Starbucks moment at home. Teams users can download their favorite backgrounds and apply them to Teams before joining a meeting.
Microsoft Gives Users One More Reason to Use its Collaboration Platform
The Starbucks app in Teams enables you to celebrate the holiday season with your teammates and share the joy of Starbucks beverages, pastries, sandwiches, and more right within a Microsoft Teams chat. The app is one of the tons of other apps in the Teams store that helps you take the functionality of Microsoft Teams to the next level. From the business perspective, Microsoft Teams is for collaboration, web conferencing, file sharing, project management, quick approvals of orders, and protection of sensitive business information. With the Starbucks app in Teams, now you have one more reason for Teams deployment.
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