Why Starbucks Is Getting Into Soda in 2014 (Video)

Slate in motion.
July 9 2014 8:30 AM

The SodaStream Killer?

Why Starbucks is getting into soda in 2014.

TNC140624_fizzio_1280

Starbucks is focusing on the benefits of the Fizzio machine, which can add carbonation to existing drinks, unlike the popular SodaStream, which can't carbonate anything other than water.

Jim Festante is an actor/writer in Los Angeles and regular video contributor to Slate. He is the author of the Image Comics miniseries The End Times of Bram and Ben.

  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.