Frankly, I like this idea. I frequent Starbucks in Honolulu when I need to do a lot of work without wi-fi (they charge) and I frequent Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf when I have a lot of work and need to use the Internet (they offer it for free). The Starbucks and the CB closest to where I live both have a strong neighborhood feel to them, and it would be nicely reflected in a name like "Oahu Street Coffee & Tea" or some such. In some locations in Seoul or elsewhere in Korea — especially in neighborhoods that already have a sense of identity if not community — that could work, like Namsan Coffee & Tea, but not COEX Coffee & Tea.
I think about these things too much. I should note that I am not a Starbucks shill.
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