Starbucks unveils plan to add 17,000 locations by 2030

Starbucks has announced a plan to open 17,000 locations by 2030. This includes adding 10,000 cafes in the United States, including more than 1,000 in underserved communities, and 7,000 international stores. Starbucks plans to open 500 stores each year, including stores in locations such as airports, college campuses, office complexes, and military bases. The plan includes increasing mobile app orders, food offerings, Drive-Thru locations, and expanding into new markets. Additionally, Starbucks plans to hire 10,000 members this year. The plan is part of the company’s commitment to hire more diverse partners and create more inclusive and equitable workplaces.