Dunkin' Donuts Signs Master Franchising Agreement To Develop In Vietnam

   Dunkin' Donuts Signs Master Franchising Agreement To Develop In Vietnam

Plans to develop Dunkin' Donuts restaurants across Vietnam over the next
several years

PR Newswire

CANTON, Mass., Jan. 30, 2013

CANTON, Mass., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dunkin' Donuts, America's
all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, today announced that the
company has signed a franchise agreement with Vietnam Food and Beverage Co.
Ltd., whose partners have a proven track record of success in the local
restaurant industry, to develop the brand in Vietnam. The agreement calls for
the development of Dunkin' Donuts restaurants across the country over the next
several years, with the first locations planned for the Ho Chi Minh city area.

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"Our guests from around the world love Dunkin' Donuts' wide variety of
high-quality beverages and baked goods, all served in a fast, friendly
environment and at a great value," said Giorgio Minardi, President, Dunkin'
Brands International. "We are excited to partner with Vietnam Food and
Beverage Co. Ltd., which has a deep knowledge of the Vietnamese consumer, to
open the first Dunkin' Donuts restaurants in Vietnam. We look forward to
working with them to bring Dunkin' Donuts' delicious offerings to guests
across the country."

Dunkin' Donuts restaurants in Vietnam will feature the brand's high-quality
coffee and baked goods, including Dunkin' Donuts Original Blend Coffee, a wide
assortment of donuts, delicious breakfast and bakery sandwiches, and other
beverages including Coolatta® frozen drinks and freshly brewed Iced Tea.
Dunkin' Donuts' will also offer regional menu items to cater to local
Vietnamese tastes.

"Dunkin' Donuts' wide assortment of hot and iced beverages, baked goods and
sandwiches are a great fit for the Vietnamese consumer," said Le Hong Thuy
Tien, Chairman of Vietnam Food and Beverage Co. Ltd., Dunkin' Donuts
franchisee in Vietnam. "We're delighted to bring the brand to cities across
Vietnam in the years ahead, and look forward to making Dunkin' Donuts the
coffee and baked goods brand of choice for our Vietnamese guests."

Dunkin' Donuts currently has more than 10,000 restaurants around the world in
32 countries, including more than 1,450 locations in Southeast Asia. In 2012,
the brand entered several new markets, including India and Guatemala, and
announced expansions in a number of existing markets, including Chile,
Colombia and Germany. Dunkin' Donuts' sister brand, Baskin-Robbins, entered
Vietnam in January 2012 and currently has 13 locations in the country.

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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, visitwww.DunkinDonuts.com.  

SOURCE Dunkin' Donuts

Website: http://www.dunkindonuts.com
Contact: Justin Drake, Dunkin' Brands, +1-781-737-5200,
justin.drake@dunkinbrands.com
 
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