How to Reenergize Starbucks

Howard Schultz is back in charge, but the coffee chain is running low on steam. We asked experts how they would perk up the ailing giant
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A languishing Starbucks (SBUX) could use a shot of espresso. The once amped-up chain of coffee stores has been stumbling. Its battered stock value was nearly halved in 2007; earlier this year it weathered a corporate shakeup which, along with a slew of other management changes, saw Chairman Howard Schultz take back the reins from ousted CEO James Donald.

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