Starbucks turns to happy hour to bring in customers

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Starbucks, the iconic coffee shop, is planning to experiment with alcohol sales this year, according to Bloomberg.

The company will launch a happy hour in 25 of its 10,700 stores, and will also offer appetizers.

The move is an attempt to bring in more customers – and even non-coffee drinkers – to the stores during slower periods of the day.

But some critics say wine and beer sales could drive away families with small children.

Read more at Bloomberg.