Starbucks Order Gives Ohio Mug Maker A Jolt : NPR


Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz says the contract with American Mug and Stein is only the beginning.

“There are hundreds of East Liverpools around the country today,” he says. “These towns have been left for dead. And even though it’s more expensive to manufacture this mug in the U.S. than it would be in China or Korea or Mexico, this is what we need to do.”

A-fucking-men.

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