In a letter on the Dunkin’ Donuts website, CEO Nigel Travis explains why they’re finally, after all these years, planning to open stores in California: “Some big-name celebrities have even made pleas on national TV for us to bring our famous coffee to Hollywood.”
Finally. Matt, Ben, Casey and Mark and I will have a place of our own to get coffee in LA. RT http://t.co/kNZPPAGA— Jen Kirkman
But don’t throw out your DIY munchkin recipe yet — there’s a long road to glazed bliss ahead. Here’s the outlook:
“We are now actively seeking franchisees to open Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, San Bernadino, Ventura and Orange Counties in California. We expect the first new Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in California to open in 2015.”
We’ll leave you with this highly scientific rendering of what an average L.A. citizen may look like in 2015:
- On August 4th, 2011, the death of Mark Duggan — an unarmed black man — at the hands of police officers in north London sparked nationwide riots.