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Independent Accountant’s Report To the Stakeholders of Starbucks Coffee Company We have examined the data identified below (the Data) contained within the Starbucks Coffee Company’s Global Environmental and Social Impact Report (the Report) for the fiscal year ended October 3, 2021. Starbucks Coffee Company’s management is responsible for the Data. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on the Data listed below based on our examination:  95% ethically sourced coffee purchases as contained in the Coffee and Farmer Equity (C.A.F.E) Practices sec of the Report; tion on page 11  99.9% ethically sourced tea purchases as contained in the Responsible Sourcing for Tea section on page 12 of the Report;  10 million kilograms of segregated cocoa beans purchased from Cargill as contained in the Responsible Sourcing for Cocoa section on page 12 of the Report;  Investment in farmer loans since FY18 of $54.8 million as contained in the Global Farmer Fund section on page 13 of the Report. The criteria used to evaluate the Data are contained in the respective sections of the Report indicated above. Our examination was conducted in accordance with attestation standards established by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Those standards require that we plan and perform the examination to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the Data is in accordance with the criteria, in all material respects. An examination involves performing procedures to obtain evidence about the Data. Those procedures are described in more detail in the paragraph below. The nature, timing, and extent of the procedures selected depend on our judgment, including an assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the Data, whether due to fraud or error. We believe that the evidence we obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a reasonable basis for our opinion. Our evidence-gathering procedures included, among other activities, the following:  Testing the effectiveness of the internal reporting system used to collect and compile information on the Data which is included in the Report;  Performing specific procedures, on a sample basis, to validate the Data, through communications with Starbucks Coffee Trading Company buying operations in Lausanne, Switzerland, and Corporate headquarters in Seattle, Washington;  Interviewing partners (employees) responsible for data collection and reporting;  Reviewing relevant documentation, including corporate policies, management and reporting structures;  Performing tests, on a sample basis, of documentation and systems used to collect, analyze and compile the Data that is included in the Report, and  Confirming certain of the Data to third-party confirmations and reports. In our opinion, the Data for the fiscal year ended October 3, 2021, is presented in accordance with the criteria indicated above, in all material respects. Seattle, Washington April 22, 2022

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