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Starbucks CEO apologizes to the 2 black men arrested in a Philadelphia store, says he wants to meet with them ‘face-to-face’





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  • Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson apologized on Saturday night to the two black men arrested in a Philadelphia store.
  • Videos of the arrest, which went viral, were “very hard to watch,” Johnson said.
  • He said the company’s practices and training led to the “reprehensible outcome” and that the incident “should never have escalated as it did.”

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson issued a lengthy apology statement Saturday night as online backlash against the coffee giant grew over the arrests of two black men in a Philadelphia store.

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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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