Starbucks Suspends Share Buybacks as CEO Schultz Retakes the Helm

P.M. Edition for April 4. Starbucks’s former CEO Howard Schultz returned to the role on an interim basis on Monday, and his first move was to suspend share buybacks , to help free up money to invest in stores and workers. WSJ restaurants reporter Heather Haddon joins host Annmarie Fertoli to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

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