Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN) is opening its new Dunkin Donuts stores along with its sister brand, Baskin-Robbins in San Diego, California, and Katy Texas.

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The company said it will open its Dunkin Donuts store together with Baskin-Robbins at the Embassy Suites San Diego Bay Downtown on March 10.

Third non-traditional Dunkin Donuts location in CA

Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN) said the opening marks the launching of the first non-traditional Dunkin Donuts restaurant in the San Diego County. It is the third non-traditional Dunkin Donuts location in California.

According to Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN), it will give away free Dunkin Donuts travel mugs to the first 100 guests to commemorate the grand opening of its location at the Embassy Suites. The company said customers can use the travel mugs for a $0.99 coffee refills during their future visits.  In addition, the company is offering a 20% discount for active and retired military personnel with valid ID for Dunkin Donuts and Baskin Robbins throughout March.

In a statement, Grant Benson, CFE, vice president of global franchising and business development, Dunkin’ Brands said, “We are excited to partner with the Embassy Suites San Diego Bay to open the first non-traditional Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant in San Diego County. We look forward to serving the hotel guests and San Diego locals high-quality coffee, snacks and ice cream treats served in a fast, friendly and fun environment.”

On the other hand, Brian Murphy, general manager of the Embassy Suites San Diego Bay Downtown said, “We are very pleased to have Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins inside our hotel and we hope the combination shop will become a popular destination for hotel guests, local area patrons and visitors looking for coffee, snacks, and ice cream. There has been a lot of excitement and buzz over the past few months in the Southern California community about this opening, and we are thrilled this day has finally arrived.”

Dunkin Donuts Katy opens with charity event

Meanwhile, the Dunkin Donuts restaurant along with Baskin-Robbins will be opened on March 18. During the opening, there will be a Dunkin Cups Charity event wherein selected high schools and non-profits in the area will compete for the $1,000 grand prize donation for their organization.

Cosco Parisi, a franchisee for the Dunkin Donuts restaurant at Katy said,  “The Parisi family has a long history with the Katy community, and we are proud to bring the first Dunkin’ Donuts to the area. Of course, Katy ISD is one of the crown jewels of this community, so we are delighted to offer a fun way for some of our nearby high schools as well as Cinco Charities to be a part of our Grand Opening and earn the chance to receive our celebratory charitable contribution.”