The kiosks, developed through a joint venture with Coinstar, will exclusively offer Starbucks' Seattle's Best brand.
According to analysts' estimates, losses may be as high as $4.2 billion.
If common ground is found, a strategic relationship could benefit both companies.
The deal prompts the cloud computing company to slash full-year earnings-per-share estimates.
Some investors who were bound by the restriction are clearly sellng. It's an issue Facebook shareholders should pay attention to as well.
The news calls into question why the company recently acquired several beverage companies.
The company hopes to extend its Chevy brand by sponsoring the world's most popular soccer team. But will shareholders pay the price?
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