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STARBUCKS ETHICAL SOURCING

Ethical sourcing is the practice of making sure that a product is acquired in a responsible, environmentally sustainable way.

STARBUCKS ETHICAL SOURCING

The cornerstone of our ethical sourcing approach to buying coffee is Coffee and Farmer Equity (C.A.F.E.) Practices, which was one of the coffee industry’s first set of ethical sourcing standards when it launched.

C.A.F.E. Practices has helped Starbucks create a long-term supply of high-quality coffee and positively impact the lives and livelihoods of coffee farmers and their communities, and is comprised of four criteria:

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Ethical sourcing is just one part of our coffee process. Learn more about our coffee quality, blending and roasting process here.

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