Starbucks Tries to Save Christmas With 100 Gift Card and Mug Designs

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Starbucks noticed a worrisome trend last holiday season: Online purchases cut into the foot traffic at retail stores, and that meant fewer latte breaks for harried shoppers. Same-store sales growth slowed. Based on back-to-school trends, the coffee giant doesn’t expect this holiday to be any better.

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