Read this first: Starbucks Stories
Select Social Impact from the navigation bar, then select from the story topics in the drop-
down menu to explore the stories. Be sure to explore the Sustainability topic
? How did the organizations (Starbucks) you explored address sustainability concerns
inherent to their industry, if at all?
o For example, a company that manufactures plastic has inherent environmental
risks regarding plastic waste and pollution.
? What other sustainable practices did the organizations you explored identify as
priorities, and what kinds of business risks may they be taking on to prioritize those
? Do you think that the business risks the organizations are taking to prioritize their
identified sustainable operations are worthwhile from a business perspective? Why or