Starbucks Faces Drinks Ingredients Shortage In US

Starbucks Faces Drinks Ingredients Shortage In US

The coffee chain said it was seeing "temporary supply shortages" for items such as oat milk.

Andrew H. Sweet
  • Other than oat milk, Starbucks would not confirm which other ingredients were affected.
  • But an internal memo, seen by Business Insider, suggests that 25 different products are on a "temporary hold," including hazelnut syrup, chai tea bags, and green iced tea.
  • Earlier this week, it announced that customers in the U.S. would be allowed to start using reusable cups again to get a discount on their drinks in company-owned cafes.
  • The Seattle-based firm is among several companies in the U.S., facing supply chain issues and a shortage of workers in recent weeks.

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