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Starbucks to expand delivery nationally in 2020

SEATTLE (AP) - Starbucks says it will offer delivery in most of the U.S. by early next year.The Seattle coffee company launched delivery last fall in Miami with its partner, Uber Eats. It has since expanded to 10 additional U.S. cities, including Los Angeles, Chicago and New York.Starbucks says Uber Eats will remain its preferred provider as it rolls out delivery more widely.

Want a paper with your Starbucks coffee? Bring your own

NEW YORK (AP) - The pleasing sight of Starbucks tables strewn with the day's paper will be no more.The coffee chain will quit selling The New York Times, Wall Street Journal or Gannett papers like USA Today in September, citing "changing customer behavior." Starbucks has sold The Times since 2000 and other papers since 2010.

Starbucks changing its rewards program

Super-loyal customers who use Starbucks' membership program account for about 40% of sales at the company's US stores. Now Starbucks is taking steps it believes will make the program more attractive.