Cops on Dunkin Roof Tops

For the seventh year in a row, police officers from Joliet, Minooka, Crestwood and other police departments throughout Illinois will head to more than 95 Dunkin’ Donuts rooftops to heighten awareness and raise donations for the 24th Annual Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics Illinois.

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Franchisors look to Decipher New Lending ‘Paradigm’

In a recent online seminar, the International Franchise Association brought together a panel of experts to discuss franchise financing in today’s economy and the message was pretty clear: forget the past; the current downturn is changing all the rules in regards to the franchise industry.

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New Hope’s Latest Shop is Vintage Dunkin’ Donuts

Dunkin’ Donuts opened Marchin the artsy borough of New Hope, a flood-prone hamlet along the Delaware River in Bucks County, prides itself as a gay-friendly place of antiques dealers, collectibles retailers, restaurants, and other small-town merchants.

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6.9%. Sales Increase at Mcdonald’s Beats Estimates

The McDonald’s Corporation, the world’s largest restaurant company, said global sales rose 6.9 percent in April, topping analysts’ estimates, as consumers bought more coffee drinks and chicken snack wraps. Sales at domestic restaurants open at least 13 months climbed 6.1 percent, while European orders increased 8.4 percent, McDonald’s said. Sales in Asia, the Middle East…

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McDonald’s Commits $100 Million to Coffee War

McDonald’s Corp. on Tuesday began a more than $100 million marketing campaign including TV, radio, print, online and outdoor ads for its McCafe line of espresso drinks. The drinks are now being rolled out to the chain’s 14,000 U.S. locations.

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