CANTON, Mass., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dunkin' Donuts today unveiled a new mobile payment option, announcing that U.S. customers with Android devices can now purchase and reload virtual Dunkin' Donuts Cards using Google Wallet. This new digital payment option provides guests with a new way to load and reload their virtual Dunkin' Donuts Cards within the Dunkin' Mobile® App, enabling them to pay for Dunkin' Donuts food, beverages and merchandise using their Android mobile devices. This will make it easier and quicker than ever for people to run on Dunkin'.
Google Wallet is an easy way to pay in stores, online or send money to anyone in the U.S. People can securely store any credit and debit cards and speed through checkout in apps or online stores with the "Buy with Google" button, which is now available as a mobile and online payment option for Dunkin' Donuts guests with Android devices.
"Google Wallet offers our guests with Android devices another quick and convenient way to load or reload a Dunkin' Donuts Card within the Dunkin' Mobile App, to purchase favorite Dunkin' Donuts food and beverages quickly and get back into their busy day," said Scott Hudler, Vice President, Global Consumer Engagement at Dunkin' Brands. "Developing and delivering technologies to enhance guests' experience, including the Dunkin' Mobile App, DD Perks rewards program, and eventually mobile ordering, will continue to differentiate our brand as we continue our growth throughout the country."
The Dunkin' Mobile App for mobile payment and gifting enables guests to pay for food, beverages and merchandise at participating U.S. Dunkin' Donuts restaurants by scanning their DD Cards stored in the app either in-store or at the drive-thru. Featuring language settings that enable users to view content in English or Spanish, the Dunkin' Mobile App is available for free from the App Store on iPhone or iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore and from the Google Play Store at https://play.google.com/store. The Dunkin' Mobile App has been downloaded more than 11 million times since its launch in 2012.
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 nine years running. The company has more than 11,300 restaurants in 36 countries worldwide. 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.
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