Seattle-based coffee company Starbucks has plans to open a new location at the southwest corner of Virginia Street and Hardin Boulevard in McKinney, next to the 7-Eleven, a Starbucks spokesperson said. The location is set to open this winter. The cafe will feature a drive-thru. Starbucks was founded in 1971 and is the largest coffee retailer in the world. It is known for its coffee and espresso beverages, such as mochas, frappuccinos, macchiatos and lattes.