Starbucks to Require Vaccine or Weekly Testing for U.S. Workers

Jan. 3, 2022, 4:22 PM

Starbucks Corp. said its U.S. employees must be vaccinated against Covid-19 or submit to weekly testing by Feb. 9.

The new rules, which are in line with government standards for large employers, apply to staff in cafes, offices, plants and distribution centers, according to a message to employees dated Dec. 27 from Starbucks North America President John Culver. The company is also requiring U.S. workers to disclose their vaccination status by Jan. 10.

Starbucks is one of the first restaurant operators to come forward with a strategy to implement new federal rules that require employees to either get the ...

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