Starbucks (SBUX) now says it will close 600 stores -- 500 more than announced earlier this year...

|About: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)|By:, SA News Editor

Starbucks (SBUX) now says it will close 600 stores -- 500 more than announced earlier this year -- and fire 12,000 full and part time workers, or 7% of its workforce. The stock is up 5% in late trading.