A group of three private-equity firms is close to a deal to buy doughnut and coffee chain operator Dunkin' Brands for about $2 billion, the New York Times reported Monday.
Two groups of private-equity firms plan to submit bids Thursday to buy Dunkin' Donuts, the nation's biggest coffee-and-doughnut chain, from the French company that acquired it as part of a bigger deal last summer, two people familiar with the groups' plans told a reporter with the Associated Press.
Dunkin' Donuts is spreading holiday cheer to millions of Americans with the introduction of two new Holiday Latte flavors: decadent Caramel Creme and nutty Mocha Almond. These soon-to-be holiday classics are now available in Dunkin' Donuts stores.
Dunkin' Brands, home of Dunkin' Donuts, Baskin-Robbins and Togo's, has hired one of Boston's top chefs and culinary experts to help create new and innovative menu choices for customers throughout New England and the country.
Blackstone Group LP and Carlyle Group made competing buyout offers this week for Dunkin' Donuts and two other restaurant units being sold by Pernod Ricard SA, Bloomberg reported today.
Dunkin' Donuts is taking its iced coffee line-up to the extreme with the introduction of new Turbo Ice, Dunkin' Donuts' drink blended with a shot of authentic espresso.
Dunkin' Donuts and Tropican to launch iced slushy beverage.
Panera Bread Company, the national leading bakery-cafe concept, today announced that Dunkin’ Brands, Inc., developer of Dunkin’ Donuts, Baskin-Robbins, and Togo's quick-service restaurants, has agreed to immediately cease use of its “U Pick 2.”
Grotech Capital Group, the venture capital firm that led the acquisition of Captain D's from Dallas-based Lone Star Funds on Jan. 5, reportedly is in talks to buy the 7,603-unit Dunkin' Brands chain pending success of the French distillery giant Pernod Ricard's bid to take over Dunkin's London-based parent Allied Domecq.
Allied Domecq PLC has agreed to a buyout by French rival Pernod Ricard SA.