Starbucks to Host Conference Call to Review Segment Reporting Changes

SEATTLE, January 12, 2012 - Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) will host a 30-minute conference call led by CFO Troy Alstead on Friday, January 13, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. PT to provide a brief overview of Starbucks new reporting segments. The conference call will be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed at A replay of the webcast will be available on the company's website until Friday, Feb 10, 2012.

The company filed an 8-K earlier today with its three-year historical financial results under the new reporting segments, which can also be found on the company's website along with additional supplemental information.

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