Dunkin' Donuts Celebrates National Coffee Day By Unveiling Two New Coffee Flavors and Special $5.99 Pound of Coffee Offer

  Dunkin' Donuts Celebrates National Coffee Day By Unveiling Two New Coffee
               Flavors and Special $5.99 Pound of Coffee Offer

Dunkin' Donuts also launches its biggest Twitter sweeps ever, with a free
pound of coffee to 599 winners

PR Newswire

CANTON, Mass., Sept. 27, 2012

CANTON, Mass., Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --National Coffee Day is Saturday,
September 29, and Dunkin' Donuts, America's all-day, everyday stop for coffee
and baked goods, 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.

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Kicking off the National Coffee Day festivities, Dunkin' Donuts today unveiled
Pumpkin Mocha and Pumpkin White Chocolate coffee and lattes. Available hot or
iced, these two new, innovative flavors join Dunkin' Donuts Pumpkin Coffee as
the perfect way to enjoy a taste of fall any time of day.Pumpkin Mocha and
Pumpkin White Chocolate coffee and lattes are available for a limited time at
participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide.

Dunkin' Donuts has also brewed a big opportunity for guests to bring home
America's Favorite Coffee at a discounted price. For two days only, September
29 and 30, Dunkin' Donuts' 16-ounce packaged coffee is available for only
$5.99 at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide while supplies
last, with a limit of two per guest.Available in favorite flavors such as
Original Blend, Dunkin' Decaf® and French Vanilla, Dunkin' Donuts' packaged
coffee is a great way to enjoy the taste of fresh Dunkin' Donuts coffee at
home.

Finally, Dunkin' Donuts is marking National Coffee Day with the brand's
biggest Twitter sweeps ever. Beginning Friday and continuing through Sunday,
Dunkin' Donuts' National Coffee Day Twitter Sweepstakes invites fans to share
with @DunkinDonuts on Twitter "How do you take your Dunkin' coffee?," using
the special hashtag #DunkinNCD. Five hundred and ninety-nine (599) winners
will be randomly selected from all participants to receive a 16 oz. bag of
Dunkin' Donuts' packaged coffee. For official rules and additional information
related to the "Dunkin' Donuts National Coffee Day Sweepstakes," please visit:
http://www.dunkindonuts.com/content/dunkindonuts/en/promotions.html.

Coffee lovers can celebrate the fall season long after National Coffee Day
with Dunkin' Donuts' autumn array of pumpkin-flavored coffees. Dunkin' Donuts'
famous Pumpkin Coffee and Lattes, available in both hot and iced, are the
perfect accompaniment for a brisk walk, football games, raking leaves or any
favorite fall activity. With Dunkin' Donuts' Pumpkin Packaged Coffee,
available in a special eight-ounce size, and Dunkin' Donuts' Pumpkin K-Cup®
packs, for use with the Keurig® K-Cup® Brewing Systems, fans can also brew
Dunkin' Donuts Pumpkin Coffee at home this season. Dunkin' Donuts' K-Cup®
packs are available at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide and
come in five popular flavors, including Original Blend, Dunkin' Decaf®, French
Vanilla, Hazelnut and Dunkin' Dark® Roast.

"National Coffee Day is the perfect occasion to recognize the important role
coffee plays in people's everyday lives, whether starting your morning right
or keeping you running all throughout the day," said John Costello, Chief
Global Marketing and Innovation Officer at Dunkin' Brands. "As the nation's
coffee leader, we're excited to celebrate this holiday with the introduction
of new coffee flavors,aTwitter sweepstakesand a special discounton
packaged coffeeto make it fun, easy and affordable for our loyal fans to
enjoy our coffee this weekend."

According to The NPD Group / CREST®, Dunkin' Donuts serves the most hot
traditional and iced coffee in America, selling more than one billion cups of
hot and iced coffee every year. Dunkin' Donuts uses 100% Arabica coffee beans,
and the company's coffee specifications are recognized by the industry as a
superior grade of coffee. Dunkin' Donuts has earned the No. 1 ranking for
customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for six years running.
There are almost 7,000 Dunkin' Donuts restaurants in the United States and the
District of Columbia and more than 10,000 restaurants in 32 countries
worldwide.

To learn more about Dunkin' Donuts, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com or follow us on
Facebook (www.facebook.com/DunkinDonuts) and Twitter
(www.twitter.com/DunkinDonuts).

About Dunkin' Donuts

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.

Contact:

McCall Gosselin
Dunkin' Brands
781-737-5200
McCall.Gosselin@dunkinbrands.com



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