U.S. coffeehouse chain Dunkin’ Donuts has made a franchise contract with Icelandic supermarket chain 10-11 on opening restaurants under the company’s brand in 16 locations in the country, as announced in a joint press release today.
CEO of 10-11 Árni Pétur Jónsson commented that he is looking forward to opening the first Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant in Iceland later this year and that he is confidents Icelanders will welcome the novelty, ruv.is reports.
Most of the restaurants will be located in the Reykjavík metropolitan area.
Dunkin’ Donuts is best known for its doughnuts and other sweet treats. Its restaurants also serve coffee, tea and other beverages.
There are 11,300 Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in 36 countries around the world, 170 of which are located in Europe.