Starbucks to Invade Colombia, Home of Juan Valdez, the Iconic Coffee Man

Non profit logo of the Federación Nacional de ...

Non profit logo of the Federación Nacional de Cafeteros de Colombia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Will the mermaid rescue Juan Valdez? Or will she send the mythical Colombian coffee farmer and his faithful donkey over an Andean mountain cliff? That’s the question Colombians are debating following the Aug. 26 announcement that Seattle-based Starbucks plans to bring its famous green sea nymph logo to Colombia by opening 50 coffee houses over the next five years.

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