Putting The "BR" In Brew: Dunkin' Donuts Launches Iced Coffee Flavors Inspired By Baskin-Robbins Ice Cream

Putting The "BR" In Brew: Dunkin' Donuts Launches Iced Coffee Flavors Inspired
                         By Baskin-Robbins Ice Cream

Dunkin' Donuts introduces Mint Chocolate Chip and Old Fashioned Butter Pecan
flavored iced coffees

Celebrate new flavors with special Twitter sweepstakes

PR Newswire

CANTON, Mass., April 1, 2013

CANTON, Mass., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --With warm weather on the way,
Dunkin' Donuts, America's all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods,
has two new flavors of iced coffee inspired by a favorite taste of the season,
Baskin-Robbins ice cream. For the first time ever, Dunkin' Donuts has
partnered with its sister brand, Baskin-Robbins, the world's largest chain of
ice cream specialty shops, to introduce flavors of iced coffee inspired by
Baskin-Robbins ice cream.

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Beginning today, Dunkin' Donuts guests can enjoy two "cool" new iced coffee
options inspired by two of Baskin-Robbins' beloved classic ice cream flavors.
Dunkin' Donuts' Mint Chocolate Chip Iced Coffee offers the refreshing taste of
mint, swirled with chocolate and the flavor of sweet cream. Dunkin' Donuts'
Old Fashioned Butter Pecan Iced Coffee features the flavors of indulgent
butter roasted pecans and sweet cream. Both iced coffee flavors are available
through spring and into the summer at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants
nationwide.

"We are committed to offering our guests familiar flavors with an appealing
twist, and we're particularly excited to bring together Dunkin' Donuts and
Baskin-Robbins for the first time to create two new refreshing iced coffee
flavors," said Stan Frankenthaler, Executive Chef and Vice President of
Product Innovation at Dunkin' Brands. "When you combine the flavor of
Baskin-Robbins' popular ice creams like Mint Chocolate Chip or Old Fashioned
Butter Pecan with delicious Dunkin' Donuts iced coffee, it's a sure way to
please any ice cream or coffee lover."

In celebration of Dunkin' Donuts' new iced coffee flavors inspired by
Baskin-Robbins ice cream, Dunkin' Donuts is offering a unique Twitter
sweepstakes this week.Beginning today and continuing through Friday, April 5,
each day Dunkin' Donuts will ask a new trivia question about
eitherBaskin-Robbins or iced coffee. Fans who tweet an answer to
@DunkinDonuts on Twitter using the special hashtag #BRanDD are eligible to win
one of two $31 (representing 31 Baskin-Robbins ice cream flavors available
each month) Dunkin' Donuts mGifts each day.For additional terms and
conditions related to Dunkin' Donuts' #BRanDD sweepstakes, please visit:
http://www.dunkindonuts.com/content/dunkindonuts/en/promotions/BRANDD_SWEEPS.html

Dunkin' Donuts is a market leader in the Iced Coffee category, delivering
refreshing Iced Coffee to guests every day, with a consistently smooth,
delicious taste. Available in favorite flavors such as Original Blend, French
Vanilla and Hazelnut, Dunkin' Donuts offers guests America's Favorite Iced
Coffee all day to make it easy to keep running.

To learn more about Dunkin' Donuts, visitwww.DunkinDonuts.comor 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 hot
regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced 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 seven years running. The company has
more than 10,000 restaurants in 32 countries worldwide. For the full-year
2012, Dunkin' Donuts' restaurants had global franchisee-reported sales of
approximately $6.9 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. 

About Baskin-Robbins

Named the top ice cream and frozen dessert franchise in the United States by
Entrepreneur magazine's 31st annual Franchise 500® ranking, Baskin-Robbins is
the world's largest chain of ice cream specialty shops. Baskin-Robbins creates
and markets innovative, premium hard scoop ice cream and soft serve, custom
ice cream cakes and a full range of beverages, providing quality and value to
consumers at nearly 7,000 retail shops in nearly 50 countries. Baskin-Robbins
was founded in 1945 by two ice cream enthusiasts whose passion led to the
creation of more than 1,000 ice cream flavors and a wide variety of delicious
treats. For the full-year 2012, Baskin-Robbins' shops had global
franchisee-reported sales of approximately $1.9 billion. Headquartered in
Canton, Mass., Baskin-Robbins is part of the Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc.
(Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For further information,
visitwww.BaskinRobbins.com. 

Contact(s):
Justin Drake
Dunkin' Brands
781-737-5200
Justin.Drake@DunkinBrands.com

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Website: http://www.DunkinDonuts.com