Starbucks official to focus on iconic coffee cup at talk



Starbucks’ director of environmental impact, Jim Hanna, will discuss the evolution of the company’s coffee cup from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, in room 1 of the Undergraduate Classroom Building at Washington State University Vancouver, 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave.

Hanna’s presentation, “It Takes a Village: Starbucks’ Quest for a Recyclable, Iconic Cup,” is part of WSUV’s MBA Stakeholder Speaker Series. The event is free and open to the public. Hanna will explore the company’s project to develop a fully recyclable cup by 2015.