Starbucks (SBUX) intends to more than double its headcount in Asia Pacific, which excludes...

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Starbucks (SBUX) intends to more than double its headcount in Asia Pacific, which excludes China, India and Japan, to 40,000 over the next five years. Asia Pacific "has been a growth engine and will continue to be a growth engine despite economic uncertainty," says Starbucks' Jinlong Wang.