The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion with host Chris Hill and analysts Joe Magyer, James Early, and Ron Gross.
In this segment: Starbucks is opening 3,000 new stores in the Americas. More than half will be in the United States. Starbucks also has big expansion plans in China. Ron explains why he likes the deal, and why SBUX's challenge will be to execute these expansions while also integrating new acquisitions, like Teavana Holdings .
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