Reaffirms Fiscal 2001 Earnings Per Share Target of $0.46 Emphasizes Continued Aggressive Global Store Growth Plans Starbucks Corporation (Nasdaq: SBUX) yesterday reported consolidated net revenues of $269 million for the five-week period ended September 30, 2001, an increase of 18 percent from consolidated net revenues of $227 million for the same period in fiscal 2000. On a comparable store sales basis (stores open for at least 13 months), sales at company-operated stores increased 1 percent for the five weeks ended September 30, 2001 as compared to the same five-week period in fiscal 2000, despite the fact that all company-owned stores in North America were closed early on September 11, 2001.