CANTON, Mass.— Dunkin' Donuts is going to bring its munchkins, coffee and doughnuts to Southern California.
The chain, owned by Dunkin' Brands Group Inc., said Wednesday that it looking to open locations in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, San Bernardino, Ventura and Orange counties by working with franchisees that run multiple locations.
Dunkin' Donuts anticipates shops will start opening in Southern California in 2015.
"Expansion to California has always been part of our plan to grow Dunkin' Donuts' presence in the U.S.," Nigel Travis, CEO of Dunkin' Brands and president of Dunkin' Donuts U.S., said in a statement.
It is also hoping to team up with some food service operators that can help bring its food and drinks to places like colleges and universities, casinos, military bases, supermarkets, airports and travel centers.