Starbucks offers free treat to Facebook users

July 7, 2009 3:30:19 PM PDT
Starbucks is connecting with customers who use Facebook. The coffee store chain is giving free pints of its ice cream to Facebook users.

Starbucks says it will give away 20,000 pints every day through July 19.

Users can sign up for a coupon on the Facebook Web site but have to be willing to share their profile and friend information with Starbucks.

Eight-hundred pints of ice cream will be given away per hour.