The coffee chain plans to add 12,000 new stores worldwide by 2021.
The company has promised to hire 25,000 veterans or their spouses by the year 2025, expanding a prior commitment to hire 10,000.
Starbucks is also standing firm behind its commitment to hire 10,000 refugees around the globe, a move that the company announced the day after Trump implemented his initial refugee travel ban.
Related: Starbucks is coming to the home of the espresso "Without question," Scultz said, "[It's] had zero impact on the equity of the brand, the performance of our business and, I'd say most importantly, has made our partners and our customers proud of the compassion of the company." "Certainly, I think transitions from founders are particularly unique and sometimes challenging transitions to execute," he said.
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