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Form 8-K for STARBUCKS CORP


6-Sep-2013

Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits


Item 8.01 Other Events.

On September 3, 2013, Starbucks Corporation ("Starbucks" or the "Company") entered into an underwriting agreement (the "Underwriting Agreement") with Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, as representatives of the several underwriters named therein, under which Starbucks agreed to issue and sell to the several underwriters $750,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Company's 3.850% Senior Notes due October 1, 2023 (the "Notes"). The foregoing disclosure is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Underwriting Agreement, which is attached hereto as Exhibit 1.1 and incorporated herein by reference.

The Notes are being issued under the Indenture, dated as of August 23, 2007 (the "Base Indenture"), by and between the Company and Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, as trustee (the "Trustee"), as supplemented by the Second Supplemental Indenture, dated as of September 6, 2013 (the "Supplemental Indenture" and, together with the Base Indenture, the "Indenture"), by and between the Company and the Trustee.

Starbucks will pay interest on the Notes on each April 1 and October 1, beginning on April 1, 2014. The Notes will mature on October 1, 2023. Before July 1, 2023, Starbucks may, at any time, redeem the Notes at a redemption price equal to 100% of the principal amount of such series, plus a "make whole" premium described in the Indenture. On or after July 1, 2023, Starbucks may redeem the Notes at par, plus accrued and unpaid interest.

In addition, upon the occurrence of a change of control triggering event (which involves the occurrence of both a change of control and a below investment grade rating of the notes by Moody's and S&P), Starbucks will be required to make an offer to purchase the Notes at a price equal to 101% of the principal amount plus accrued and unpaid interest to the date of purchase.

The Notes will be the Company's senior unsecured obligations and will rank equally with the Company's other unsecured and unsubordinated debt from time to time outstanding. The Notes are subject to customary covenants and events of default, as set forth in the Indenture.

The foregoing disclosure is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Base Indenture and the Supplemental Indenture. The Base Indenture was filed as Exhibit 4.1 to the Company's Registration Statement on Form S-3 (SEC Registration No. 333-190955) (the "Registration Statement") and is incorporated herein by reference. The Supplemental Indenture is attached hereto as Exhibit 4.2 and incorporated herein by reference.

In addition, in connection with the public offering of the Notes, Starbucks is filing certain items listed below as exhibits to this Current Report on Form 8-K for the purpose of incorporating such items into to the Registration Statement. Such items filed as exhibits to this Current Report on Form 8-K are hereby incorporated into the Registration Statement by reference.




Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits:

Exhibit
Number                                    Description

 1.1         Underwriting Agreement, dated September 3, 2013, between Starbucks
             Corporation and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated,
             J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, acting as
             representatives of the several underwriters named therein

 4.1         Indenture, dated as of August 23, 2007, by and between Starbucks
             Corporation and Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, as trustee
             (incorporated herein by reference to Exhibit 4.1 to the Company's
             Registration Statement on Form S-3 (SEC Registration No. 333-190955)
             filed on September 3, 2013)

 4.2         Second Supplemental Indenture, dated as of September 6, 2013, by and
             between Starbucks Corporation and Deutsche Bank Trust Company
             Americas, as trustee

 4.3         Form of 3.850% Senior Notes due October 1, 2023 (included in Exhibit
             4.2)

 5.1         Opinion of Jones Day

 5.2         Opinion of Sophie Hager Hume

23.1         Consent of Jones Day (included in Exhibit 5.1)

23.2         Consent of Sophie Hager Hume (included in Exhibit 5.2)


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