Dunkin’ Donuts Is Finally Joining the Bottled Coffee Fray

September 30, 2016

What took them so long?

Dunkin’ Donuts can’t match Starbucks in size — it has around 11,000 stores worldwide vs. the Seattle-based giant’s 23,000 — but nonetheless, it does its best to give the Pumpkin Spice Latte slinger a run for its money: Over the past year it’s doubled down on espresso drinks, introduced its own mobile ordering platform, and gotten into the cold-brew game.

Now, it’s also gunning for a piece of the bottled coffee market. Starbucks has long dominated the category with its bottled Frappuccino drinks, but the Wall Street Journal reports Dunkin’ will launch its own bottled