Breaking news: Starbucks closing 600 stores in the US
SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks Corp. has announced it’s closing 600 underperforming stores in the United States.
The Seattle-based premium coffee company also announced Tuesday it expects to open fewer than 200 new company-operated stores in the United States in fiscal 2009.
The company says it will try to place workers from closed stores in remaining Starbucks.
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