Sources close to the business said that plans announced last year to invest £100 million in new UK branches could be put on hold, meaning fewer jobs will be created. The firm currently employs 9,000 staff.
Very well done to everyone who complained about Starbucks not paying corporation tax.
Not only didn’t they owe it, as they weren’t making a profit, but their next slug of investment now won’t be coming.
Less investment, the UK is poorer and the wages of all workers are now (infinitessimally, true) lower.
Well done, clap clap clap.