For Townsend man, Dunkin' Donuts is t...

For Townsend man, Dunkin' Donuts is the family business

There are 7 comments on the Nashoba Publishing story from Jul 30, 2010, titled For Townsend man, Dunkin' Donuts is the family business. In it, Nashoba Publishing reports that:

"The people behind the counter are just as important as the people in front of the counter," says Steve Catalano, owner of 31 Dunkin' Donuts stores, including two in Townsend.

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Small BIZ

Ashburnham, MA

#1 Jul 30, 2010
And the small owner cannot even get a break to start a business.... 31 DD's ?? really? The rich get richer and the middle class stays the same... support your local business stay away from large CORPORATE... there are many small coffee places that charge much less and provide much more of a product then DD.

Sorry to sound bitter but I am tired of these large chains swallowing up the "communities" that they claim to have roots or love for. I know DD started in NE (RI to be exact) but come one....the liquid assets someone has to have to buy into this franchise is in the millions of dollars.
Big Biz

Fitchburg, MA

#2 Aug 1, 2010
Yes 31 DD's Jealous ? get your mind out of the gutter and you could do it too! there's a reason why everyone flocks to DD's because the Gormet Gonuts and Dippn' donuts of the worlds SUCK.
TownsendMom

Salem, MA

#3 Aug 3, 2010
Both of the Dunkin Donuts in Townsend are horrible.
they never have a selection of donuts or bagels no matter what time of day it is plus the staff is rude.
itsallabout taxes

AOL

#4 Aug 3, 2010
Big Biz wrote:
Yes 31 DD's Jealous ? get your mind out of the gutter and you could do it too! there's a reason why everyone flocks to DD's because the Gormet Gonuts and Dippn' donuts of the worlds SUCK.
Sorry but Gormet's coffee is way better than that swill that the dunkin franchise hawks. And they treat their people like crap. Tip sharing what a scam.
Long Memory

Lowell, MA

#5 Aug 11, 2010
Nothing like driving away with your DD coffee with "cream NO sugar" in it to be hit with a garishly sweet blast of sugar. Only in Townsend, from both of the Dunkin Donuts here, and repeatedly. Grrrrrrrrrr.
I hate them.
Mr_Townsend

Gardner, MA

#6 Aug 13, 2010
It's true, the DD in town is horribly inaccurate. I think they should reduce the menu to represent achievable results and try to execute on that.
DD princess

North Billerica, MA

#8 May 12, 2011
DD is THE place to get your coffee!! and cmon can you blame someone for getting off their butt and working hard for something unlike the rest of America. Seriously if you work hard it pays off!
Peace Love DD!!

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