Steve Legg, director of risk management of Starbucks Coffee Company, will present “Lattes and Risk Management,” Sept. 24 in the Carson College of Business.
By Rebecca Phillips, University Communications science writer
PULLMAN, Wash. – When java giants like Starbucks seek out the finest fair trade coffee beans in Guatemala, insects can make all the difference.
Starbucks will offer free samples of a new coffee line 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, in the CUB lobby.The company will have a display and representatives on hand to talk about the Estima line of fair-trade coffee. Samples will be offered while they last.WSU Dining Services has switched to the Estima line of coffee.The fair-trade designation indicates that low-income producers, mostly in the developing world, are being paid enough to support living wages and safe and healthy working conditions.