Dunkin' Donuts

McD’s Loses Popularity to Subway

The results of Zagat’s annual fast food survey are in, including Best Burger, Best Coffee.

With the 63rd annual Emmys slated for Sunday, it seems appropriate that the quick-serve industry also celebrate its top awards—from Zagat.  

This year’s results of the National Fast Food Restaurant Survey showed that several quick-serve categories are becoming increasingly competitive and that nutrition is more on the minds of consumers.

Westward Ho: Dunkin' Donuts Plans New Growth

Though it still has not committed to entering the mega market that is California, Dunkin’ Donuts announced that it is rebuffing its Westward march by opening several new markets for franchising.

The new markets include Denver and Colorado Springs, Colorado; Houston and Waco, Texas; Lincoln and Omaha, Nebraska; Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Santa Fe and Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Dunkin’ Plans Five New Markets for Franchising

Dunkin' Donuts announced today that the company is recruiting franchisees for the markets of Denver and Colorado Springs, Colorado; Houston and Waco, Texas; Lincoln and Omaha, Nebraska; Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Santa Fe and Albuquerque, New Mexico. The company expects that restaurants in these new markets will begin to open in early 2013.    

Pumpkin, Apple Shine on Dunkin's New Fall Menu

With the lazy days of summer behind us, Dunkin’ Donuts welcomes the new season with an autumn array of food and beverages that feature the traditional tastes of apple and pumpkin. Whether you’re raking leaves or racing to the football game, savor the season with the return of Dunkin’ Donuts’ famous Pumpkin Coffee and Latte, Pumpkin Donut and Munchkin donut hole treat, a new Pumpkin packaged coffee to brew at home or work, hot or iced Apple Cider, a new Caramel Apple Donut, and more.

Drink Dunkin' Donuts Coffee ... On Facebook?

Electronic Arts Inc. and Dunkin’ Donuts announced a collaboration to feature Dunkin’ Donuts products in The Sims Social Facebook game. Players will be able to enjoy Dunkin’ Donuts menu items within the game and enhance their gameplay experience and interactions with friends on Facebook. The collaboration will feature the integration of Dunkin’ Donuts products in a fun and relevant way that add a sense of realism to The Sims Social.

The State of Snacks

It’s 3 p.m., and there are still two hours left in the workday.

As the afternoon drags, a snack would be a great pick-me-up. There’s a vending machine in the break room and a convenience store down the street.

Better yet, how about something fresh from a restaurant?

Increasingly, consumers are looking at quick-service restaurants to grab a bite to eat during nontraditional dining hours, such as mid-morning, mid-afternoon, or late evening.

Boardwalk Franchisees Set to Open 120 Locations

Boardwalk Fresh Burgers & Fries has finalized three new master franchise deals with experienced developers for 100 new restaurants across Northern New Jersey, Alabama, Indiana, and Kentucky. The three new development agents will open a mix of franchised and sub-franchised restaurants in their respective territories. The deals are the latest in a series of large, master Boardwalk territories secured by seasoned multi-unit restaurant developers. Boardwalk Fresh Burgers & Fries currently has nine restaurants in seven US states, and more than 300 additional restaurants in development.

Dunkin' Wants You to Beat the Heat

This summer, Dunkin' Donuts is once again celebrating the flavorful fun of "Mixology" by adding to its menu an exciting array of new and refreshing Coolatta flavor mixes. The Coolatta drink flavor combinations have expanded with the recent introduction of Dunkin' Donuts' new Cherry-flavored Captain America Coolatta, which offers more variety and endless combinations.  

Dunkin' Has More to Come in Georgia

Dunkin’ Donuts announced the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with Peter and Arjun Patel for two restaurants in Peachtree City, Georgia. The first restaurant is slated to open this year, the second in 2013. 

Peter and Arjun have been Dunkin’ Donuts franchisees for more than five years and currently own and operate two restaurants in Augusta, Georgia.

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