Dunkin' Donuts Swings Towards Summer With The New Frozen Arnold Palmer® Coolatta

OREO® Coolatta returns to Dunkin' Donuts, along with Blue Raspberry and Watermelon Coolatta varieties

Dunkin' Donuts offers small Coolatta beverages in any variety for the special price of only $1.99 through May

Apr 30, 2014, 10:00 ET from Dunkin' Donuts

CANTON, Mass., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer temperatures on the way, Dunkin' Donuts is readying for warm weather by teeing up a new and legendary addition to its lineup of refreshing Coolatta® frozen beverage varieties. Dunkin' Donuts, America's all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, has partnered with the Arizona Beverages and Arnold Palmer Enterprises to introduce the new Frozen Arnold Palmer® Coolatta, giving guests a cool new way to enjoy the original half iced tea, half lemonade beverage. Available at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide beginning today through the summer months, the Frozen Arnold Palmer® Coolatta offers the authentic Arnold Palmer half iced tea and half lemonade flavor to keep guests refreshed any time of day.

Dunkin' Donuts is also offering a cool twist on the classic OREO® Cookie, announcing today the return of the OREO® Coolatta. Available in OREO® Frozen Coffee and OREO® Vanilla Bean, both flavors feature delicious OREO® cookie pieces and are available at participating Dunkin' Donuts restaurants nationwide through the summer months.

Dunkin' Donuts is also making it more affordable to keep cool with any of the brand's Coolatta frozen beverages in May. Guests can enjoy small Coolatta beverages in any variety for just $1.99 throughout the month.

The new Frozen Arnold Palmer® Coolatta and OREO® Coolatta join a Dunkin' Donuts foursome of fruity Coolatta flavors, as Watermelon Coolatta and Blue Raspberry Coolatta return through the summer months, joining year-round favorites Strawberry Coolatta and Minute Maid® Orange Coolatta. Also, for a perfect pick-me-up during work or play, guests can enjoy Dunkin' Donuts' Frozen Coffee Coolatta, a delicious frozen coffee-flavored beverage, as well as the Frozen Mocha Coffee Coolatta and the Frozen Caramel Coffee Coolatta.

According to John Costello, President, Global Marketing and Innovation at Dunkin' Brands, "With the beginning of warm weather, our guests look forward to the introduction of new and unique Coolatta frozen beverage flavors to keep themselves refreshed no matter how hot the temperature. This year is especially exciting as we've partnered with the Arizona Beverages and Arnold Palmer Enterprises to introduce the new Frozen Arnold Palmer® Coolatta, featuring the classic combination of iced tea and lemonade as legendary as the man after which it's named. Along with the return of OREO® Coolatta, our full variety of fruit and Frozen Coffee Coolatta flavors, and our special $1.99 offer for small Coolatta beverages in May, Dunkin' Donuts is definitely the coolest place to beat the heat all spring and summer."

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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 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 eight years running. The company has nearly 11,000 restaurants in 33 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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