Industry News | September 17, 2009

Development Deal Inked for Dunkin' Donuts in Tennessee

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Dunkin' Donuts announced the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with existing franchisee Ganesh Donuts for the development of two additional restaurants in Clarksville, Tennessee. The first location is anticipated to open in 2011 and the second in 2012.

Ganesh Donuts LLC, owned by Mahesh Prajapati, has operated its current location in Clarskville for the past seven years. The store has recently been remodeled in Dunkin' Donuts new design.

"We are proud to expand Dunkin' Donuts' presence in the Clarksville community and look forward to continuing to play an important role in the daily lives of people who live and work here," Prajapati says. "Ganesh Donuts LLC has experienced great success over the last seven years as a Dunkin' Donuts franchisee, and we're excited to expand our relationship with these two additional locations."

In addition to that development agreement, Dunkin' Donuts announced it is still seeking new and existing franchisees to develop restaurants in other Tennessee locations, including Nashville, Knoxville, Memphis, TriCities, and Jackson.

"Dunkin' Donuts is excited to expand its footprint in Clarksville with Ganesh Donuts," says Grant Benson, vice president of franchise sales for Dunkin' Brands Inc. "Our secret to success is our passionate franchisees that provide a high-level of customer service to our customers everyday, and we're confident Mahesh and his team will continue to grow and prosper in Clarksville."