CANTON, MA (June 7, 2012) – You can’t spell Dad without DD, and this year Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, is making it sweet and easy to celebrate Father’s Day in fun and affordable ways. Today, Dunkin’ Donuts introduced the “Dad’s Heart Donut,” a heart-shaped donut filled with Bavarian crème, topped with chocolate icing and decorated with white dipping icing drizzle. The “Dad’s Heart Donut” is available at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants nationwide for a limited time.
Dunkin’ Donuts is also launching a special “Dunkin’ Dad” Twitter Sweepstakes, offering fans the chance to put the K in “thanks” this Father’s Day with matching Keurig® K-Cup® Brewing Systems and Dunkin’ Donuts K-Cup® packs for themselves and their Dad. Beginning on June 7 and continuing through June 8, followers of @DunkinDonuts on Twitter can share a reason why they are thankful for their father, adding special hashtag #DunkinDad to their tweet. One winner will be selected at random each day to receive two Keurig K-Cup Brewing Systems and two 14-count cartons of Dunkin’ Donuts’ new Mocha K-Cup® packs. Dunkin’ Donuts’ Mocha K-Cup Packs, available for a limited time at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants, are perfect for chocolate lovers looking to enjoy great-tasting Dunkin’ Donuts coffee at home, one cup at a time at just the touch of a button. For official rules and additional information related to Dunkin’ Donuts’ “Dunkin’ Dad” Twitter Sweepstakes, visit: http://www.dunkindonuts.com/content/dunkindonuts/en/promotions/dunkin_dad_twitter.html.
The new This Dad Runs On Dunkin’ Tumbler is the perfect Father’s Day gift to help Dad enjoy his fresh brewed coffee at home or on the go. Available at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants or at www.DunkinDonuts.com, this 16 ounce Tumbler keeps beverages hot or cold and features a leak proof, flip top lid.
Finally, to keep Dad running throughout summer and beyond, Dunkin' Donuts Cards can be personalized online with cherished photos or a customized message. The customized Dunkin' Donuts Card is also accompanied by a high-quality, custom designed greeting. The customized Dunkin' Donuts Card can be purchased online at www.DunkinDonuts.com for $4.50 plus the Dunkin' Donuts Card value and shipping charge.
Unlike some other rechargeable cards, Dunkin' Donuts Cards don't have any additional fees or expiration dates. If cards are registered online, Dunkin' Donuts will also replace them free of charge if they are lost or stolen. For even greater convenience, the card can be registered for auto-recharge, which automatically adds money to the card on a specific day or when the balance on the card drops below a certain level.
To learn more about Dunkin’ Donuts, visitwww.DunkinDonuts.com or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/DunkinDonuts) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/DunkinDonuts).
Founded in 1950, Dunkin' Donuts is America's favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin' Donuts is a market leader in the regular/decaf coffee, iced coffee, hot flavored coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin' Donuts has earned the No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for six years running. The company has more than 10,000 restaurants in 32 countries worldwide. For the full-year 2011, Dunkin' Donuts' restaurants had global franchisee-reported sales of approximately $6.4 billion. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin' Donuts is part of the Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For more information, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.