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Starbucks adds tipping to new iPhone app
Starbucks adds tipping to new iPhone app

Starbucks doesn't want you to forget about your baristas. The coffee giant is launching an updated mobile app for iPhone users with a new tipping feature.  The app, coming March 19, will allow users to leave a tip at more than 7,000 Starbucks stores in the U.S. Customers are given the option to tip 50 cents, $1 or $2 on their purchases.  The tipping idea has been a hot topic on MyStarbucksIdea.com, an online community where people can post suggestions to the company.  “As more and more customers are using their phone to pay, they have also asked for a convenient and meaningful way to show their appreciation to store partners,” said Cliff Burrows,...

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