Dunkin' Donuts

Dunkin' Donuts Fuels Growth with 10 Hess Locations

Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced that existing franchisee George Ross, chief executive of Coastal Franchising LLC, has partnered with Hess Corporation to own and operate Dunkin’ Donuts self-serve restaurants in 10 Hess locations in the greater Charleston, South Carolina, area. 

In 2007, Coastal Franchising LLC acquired four Dunkin’ Donuts franchises in Charleston and has since added five more restaurants to its portfolio.

Dunkin’ Spreads Holiday Spirit by Releasing LTO Menu Items

The holiday season is here, and Dunkin' Donuts has made its list (and checked it twice) of beverages, snacks, and gifts to keep people running through the hustle and bustle of the season. This year, Dunkin' Donuts' holiday items feature three flavored coffee and lattes, including new White Chocolate, Peppermint Mocha, and Gingerbread, as well as new Red Velvet Drizzle Donuts and Red Velvet MUNCHKINS. Dunkin' Donuts also has new Peppermint Mocha K-Cup packs and packaged coffee to enjoy when there's no place like home for the holidays.

Dunkin’ Shouts Out Arrival of Boston Scream Donut

Halloween is almost here, and Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, has brewed up a host of ghostly goodies to make the season sweeter for trick-or-treaters of all ages. Leading Dunkin’ Donuts’ “spooktacular” Halloween lineup is the return of the Boston Scream Donut, Dunkin’ Donuts’ frightfully delicious variation of its classic Boston Kreme donut, decked out for the holiday with an orange icing drizzle. The Boston Scream Donut is available through Halloween at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants nationwide.

Dunkin' Donuts Signs Sizzling Development Deal in Utah

Dunkin’ Donuts announced the signing of a multiunit store development agreement with existing franchisee Sizzling Donuts for 16 new restaurants in Salt Lake City, Utah.

The first restaurant is planned to open in 2013, and the remainder will open by 2018.

In February 2012, Sizzling Platter formed the subsidiary Sizzling Donuts and signed its first multiunit agreement with Dunkin’ Donuts to develop 11 new restaurants in Denver and eight new restaurants in El Paso, Texas, over the next several years.

For Subway and Dunkin' Donuts, Simple is Best

For three years running, the quick-service segment, including Subway, Dunkin’ Donuts, and McDonald’s, is considered one of the simplest industries by U.S. consumers (ranking No. 2 out of 25 industries) according to results from the third annual Global Brand Simplicity Index.

The study, released by global strategic branding firm Siegel+Gale, also found that despite their simplicity, quick-service restaurants stand to gain $2.6 billion more from consumers who said they are willing to pay more for even simpler experiences.

Bye-Bye Bagged Lunch: Dunkin' Launches Sandwich Contest

For anyone whose homemade lunchtime sandwich just isn’t cutting it, Dunkin’ Donuts is offering its fans the chance to trade up their sandwiches with the “UpgraDDe Your Sandwich” Twitter Sweepstakes.

Through Friday, October 19, followers of Dunkin’ Donuts (@DunkinDonuts) on Twitter can tweet a photo of their lonely lunchmeat, weary wraps, and soggy sandwiches with the hashtag #UpgraDDe.

Eligible fans who submit a photo of their homemade sandwich will have the chance to win a $50 Dunkin’ Donuts Card.

Baskin-Robbins to Offer Dunkin' K-Cups in California

Baskin-Robbins now has something new and exciting for guests in California alongside its world-famous ice cream, frozen treats, and custom ice cream cakes.

The brand announced that that participating Baskin-Robbins shops in California will offer Dunkin’ Donuts K-Cup packs, making “America’s Favorite Coffee” available in California for the very first time for use with Keurig single-cup brewing systems.

Dunkin’ Donuts Signs Franchise Agreement for St. Louis

Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced today the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with new franchisees Dean Kreher and Ted Pierce for three restaurants in St. Louis, Missouri. The first restaurant is planned to open in 2013 and the remainder by 2015.

Dunkin' Donuts Unveils Two New Coffee Flavors for Fall

National Coffee Day is Saturday, September 29, and Dunkin' Donuts has stirred up several exciting ways to celebrate the holiday, including two brand new varieties of coffee, a special value offer to enjoy Dunkin' Donuts coffee at home, and the brand's biggest-ever Twitter sweeps.

Kicking off the National Coffee Day festivities, Dunkin' Donuts unveiled Pumpkin Mocha and Pumpkin White Chocolate coffee and lattes. 

Dunkin' Donuts Study Reveals America's Coffee Dependence

National Coffee Day is Saturday, September 29, and according to a new survey commissioned jointly by Dunkin’ Donuts and CareerBuilder, food preparation and service workers are the professions that need coffee the most, followed by scientists and sales representatives.

The survey results also show that coffee plays a major role in helping professionals perk up at work, as 43 percent of those who drink coffee claim they are less productive without a cup of Joe.