Video: Why Starbucks Opened a Store in Ferguson, Missouri


Starbucks today unveiled its first store in Ferguson, Missouri, as part of a national initiative to create local jobs, provide training opportunities for young people, and revitalize communities.

 

The full meaning of this store opening in Ferguson, as told through its residents, can be found in these related stories:

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New, more sustainable Starbucks cold cups are made with up to 20 percent less plastic