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Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 03/29/2012

The new pink slime? Beetles in Starbucks frappuccinos anger consumers

The discovery that beetles are used as food coloring for Starbucks frappuccinos are similarly angering consumers.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  03:05 PM ET, 03/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Starbucks, cochineal beetles, pink slime

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 10/14/2011

Starbucks coffee, chocolate threatened by climate change

Starbucks announced today that climate change may be really, really bad for the future of coffee. So they have a back up plan.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:28 AM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Starbucks, climate change

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 09/23/2011

Starbucks barista fired for a song (video)

A Starbucks barista who wrote a song about his job was fired after the video went viral.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  04:10 PM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Starbucks, music, YouTube