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Dunkin' Donuts announced that it is expanding its Dunkin' Delivery service to New York City - or at least to certain neighborhoods in Manhattan and Brooklyn. To this point, Dunkin' Donuts has been available only in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.

According to the company, "Dunkin' Delivery will be offered through on-demand delivery service DoorDash, making it even easier and more convenient for people to run on Dunkin' from morning to night ... residents can use the DoorDash app or website to order their favorite Dunkin' Donuts products ... delivery is available from 7:00 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and until 2:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday nights." Delivery is promised within 45 minutes, and DoorDash has said it charges $5.99 per delivery, with no minimum.
KC's View:
I assume that Dunkin' Donuts must be finding this to be a viable enterprise if it is expanding it. I'm not sure I'd ever use it ... and for the record, I'd probably not order Starbucks to be delivered, either. But I suppose that in certain markets, under specific circumstances, it makes sense ... unless, of course, this is just a defensive play against Starbucks and it doesn't really matter much whether people are using it now.