According to the Corporate Social Responsibility Report of 2005, Starbucks because of its wide acceptance by the public is giving back to communities and the environment. It also treats people with respect and dignity. The company is dedicated to serving the world’s best coffee to everyone everywhere and anytime. The company demonstrates its beliefs in the guiding principles of their mission statement in the way they do business.
The company stated that "In fact, corporate social responsibility at Starbucks runs deeply throughout our company. Here are some of the commitments we’ve made to do business in a socially responsible manner.2"
The August 15, 2002 issue of Eurofood stated that Starbucks coffee of the United Kingdom has loudly announced that it will introduce the Starbucks Organic Shade Grown Mexico coffee in Starbucks stores in the United Kingdom. This coffee food group is certified to be 100% organic by the Soil Association. The introduction of Starbucks Organic Shade Grown Mexico coffee was the understanding between Starbucks and Conservation International. This partnership will give the farmers economic benefits if they will use environmentally friendly sound agricultural methods to preserve tropical biodiversity.
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We are delighted that Starbucks is taking the initiative in launching Organic Shade Grown Mexico and that they have opted to team up with the Soil Association for organic certification consumers really trust."
Conservation International is a nonprofit organization that the current natural heritage of our planet should be preserved in order for our children and our children’s children to enjoy in terms of spiritually, culturally and economically.