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Guns no longer welcome in Starbucks
Guns are no longer welcome in Starbucks
The CEO of the company, Howard Schultz, released a message to his customers earlier this week asking any gun owners to keep their weapons out of the stores.
But he stops short of banning guns as some other major companies have done.
The CEO of the company says his views on guns have nothing to do with the policy change.
He says it's about making customers "feel" safe.
"There are times when I feel like America has lost its conscience and I think the role and responsibility for companies is not only to make a profit, but to serve their communities as best we can..."
Gun carriers will not be asked to leave the store but are simply asked not to bring their guns on the property.