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Starbucks' plans for expansion include 20K additional stores, 'walk-thru’ locations and AI
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During an Investors Day event on Wednesday, Starbucks said it expects to grow to 55,000 locations by 2030 — around a 70% increase from the roughly 33,000 units currently operating.
Among those stores, CEO Kevin Johnson said the company is planning to open more of what he calls “walk-thru” locations in busier metropolitan areas, primarily to serve guests picking up their coffee via mobile-ordering platforms.