When BLACKPINK Meets Starbucks: A Summer of BLINKs and Frappuccinos

Blackpink in your area (nearest Starbucks)!
By: Farah Khan
July 26, 2023

Move over, summer heat—BLACKPINK and Starbucks are about to unleash a sizzling collaboration that will have BLINKs in Malaysia feeling cooler than ever! Brace yourselves for a summer filled with excitement, vibrant offerings, and a whole lot of pink and black.

From July 25, the exclusive collaboration between Starbucks and K-pop sensation BLACKPINK will take the world by storm, starting in Malaysia. Oh, but don’t worry; the collaboration will be available for a limited time, so you’d better mark your calendars and set a reminder on your phone if you want to dive into the colorful world of BLINKs and Frappuccinos!

Calling all caffeine connoisseurs and devoted fans of the four powerhouse ladies—get ready to experience the showstopping spirit of BLACKPINK in a cup. For the first time ever, Starbucks presents the BLACKPINK Strawberry Choco Cream Frappuccino® Blended Beverage. It’s like a symphony of flavors, a dance of taste buds, and a celebration of style. Imagine a stunning blend of strawberry syrup and dark chocolate sauce, perfectly combined with feel-good oat milk and decadent chocolate curls. And the pièce de résistance? A light pink whipped cream topping crowned with a heart-shaped chocolate. How adorably edgy!

The inspiration behind this iconic beverage is none other than BLACKPINK’s latest album, “Born Pink.” You’ll instantly feel connected to their chic and edgy vibes as you sip on the limited-edition Frappuccino. You might even catch yourself dancing to their hit songs while you’re at it.

But wait, there’s more! Get ready to transform your summer style with the BLACKPINK + STARBUCKS® collection. It’s an epic line-up of 11 types of drinkware and six lifestyle accessories that showcase the group’s signature pink and black color palette. Add some funky graffiti motifs to the mix, and you’ve got yourself a collection that screams confidence and edge.

Sip your Frappuccino in style with the eye-catching Starbucks reusable cups, mugs, and tumblers adorned with fun BLACKPINK doodles or sparkly rhinestones. Starbucks is not just creating chic reusables; they are encouraging fans to do their part for the planet by joining the BYOC (bring your own cup) movement. Time to be eco-conscious and fabulous simultaneously!

Not just satisfied with stylish drinkware, the collection goes above and beyond with lifestyle accessories. From reusable tote bags for those shopping sprees to yoga mats for finding your zen, passport holders for wanderlust souls, and key chains for the ultimate fans, this collection has it all. BLACKPINK fans will undoubtedly be living their best summer life!

And here’s a pro tip for all the eager BLINKs out there: If you’re a Starbucks Rewards member, you’re in for a treat. You’ll be the first to taste the BLACKPINK Strawberry Choco Cream Frappuccino® on July 23. And on top of that, you can have an exclusive head start on the BLACKPINK + STARBUCKS® collection during the pre-sale on July 21. It’s time to level up your fan game and become a Starbucks-savvy BLINK!

As if BLACKPINK and Frappuccinos weren’t enough to get you nutty for more, Starbucks is offering a delectable lineup of summer beverages. The Starbucks Almond Butter Coffee Frappuccino® Blended Beverage will transport you to a coastal town, dreaming of gelatos under the summer sun. And how about indulging in the blissful nutty dream that is the Starbucks Almond White Chocolate Cream Frappuccino®? If that’s not enough, the Starbucks Almond Cream Cold Brew is here to keep you refreshed all summer long. Nutty flavors that hit the right spot—this summer is set to be unforgettable!

And for all the coffee enthusiasts who appreciate not just the taste but also the impact, Starbucks presents the Starbucks Voyage Blend. This blend not only brings together exquisite flavors from West Sumatra, Brazil, and Zambia but also showcases Starbucks’ commitment to sustainable coffee sourcing. It’s a delightful balance of fruity acidity and nutty sweetness, crafted with care and a vision for a brighter coffee future.

So, whether you’re a die-hard BLACKPINK fan or simply a Starbucks aficionado looking to up your summer game, this collaboration promises an experience like no other. Brace yourselves for a summer of music, style, and unforgettable beverages that will have you feeling like a true BLINK in no time.

So, get your pink on and head to your nearest select Starbucks store in Malaysia before the limited-edition collection and the BLACKPINK Strawberry Choco Cream Frappuccino® disappear. Let the summer of BLINKs and Frappuccinos begin!