Starbucks franchise business 23.5 Degrees has opened a new store in Andover Walworth Business Park, with another following in Carbrook Hall in Sheffield later this month

23.5 Degrees, the Starbucks franchise company, plans to six sites in the next three months, and 23 stores in 2019.

The Mark Hepburn-led group has more than 60 Starbucks stores, with plans for 23 in 2019, and an ambition plans to reach 144 stores by 2022.

Forthcoming stores include Beighton Business Park in Sheffield, Fleets Corner in Poole, Drakehouse Retail Park in Sheffield, Tees Bay in Hartlepool, Union Mills in Bradford, Chartwell Road in Norwich, Clayton Road in Bradford, Chapel Allerton in Leeds, Newbury Retail Park, as well as Andover, Bury St. Edmunds, Peterborough and Fleet.