Dunkin to Close 800 Locations This Year

This is sad news. Dunkin' Donuts is set to close about 800 locations this year according to a new report from the Dunkin' Brand Group. The Dunkin's that will close will mostly involve stores that have low volume sales and it includes the already announced 450 Speedway locations, the gas stations that have Dunkin's in them. That means for stand alones, there would be about 350 closings. No word on which locations those will be yet, but we'll keep and eye and ear out to see if this hits the Capital Region. I certainly hope not. I love my Dunkin'