Starbucks to donate surplus food to food banks

by Annalisa Lista - 2016.03.23
Starbucks to donate surplus food to food banks
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From today, Starbucks will donate all unsold food and drinks to the poor and homeless. The move was announced on Tuesday in a press release, which stated that, under the agreement signed with the non-profit organisation Feeding America and the Food Donation Connection, products that are near their expiry date or are surplus will be donated to food banks across the US. Through this initiative, called Foodshare, Starbucks wants to make its contribution to solve the food crisis which is affecting about 50 million Americans.

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