Monday, September 19, 2016

Dunkin' Donuts Shuttering Half of WNY Locations, Wellsville safe - WBEN

WBEN Radio
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Dunkin' Donuts customers will have half the choice in locations. A local franchisee says it's shutting down 13 of the region's 26 locations.
This is Dunkin' Donuts' statement:
“Page Ventures, LLC, a Dunkin’ Donuts franchisee in Buffalo, has informed us that it has closed 13 of their 26 franchised restaurants. Their 13 remaining Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants are open and continue to serve our loyal guests in the Buffalo market. The decision to reduce their store base was made solely by Page Ventures, who deemed this action necessary to streamline and strengthen their business. We apologize for any inconvenience these closures may cause, and we invite our guests to visit the other Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants open across the Buffalo market. As a brand serving the Buffalo community for nearly 50 years, Dunkin’ Donuts and our Buffalo franchisees remain committed to the Buffalo market and serving our loyal guests in the market.”
Following are the Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants that closed:

  • 1280 Sweet Home Rd Amherst NY
  • 2155 Eggert Road, Amherst, NY
  • 727 Maple Road, Amherst, NY
  • 598 Main Street, Buffalo, NY
  • 9430 Main Street, Clarence, NY
  • 4395 Union Road, Cheektowaga, NY
  • 5090 Genesee Street, Cheektowaga, NY
  • 5760 Transit Road Depew, NY
  • 4909 South Park Avenue, Hamburg, NY
  • 352268 604 Route 5 And 20 Irving NY
  • 3155 Delaware Avenue, Kenmore, NY
  • 6405 Dysinger Road, Lockport, NY
  • 2225 Colvin Boulevard, Tonawanda, NY
Statement from Jason Seghir of Page Ventures, LLC:

“The decision to close 13 out of our 26 restaurants was a difficult decision, but one that we felt was necessary for our organization at this time. We have chosen to take this action to create a leaner, more efficient business. Our 13 other Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants are open and continue to serve the people who work and live in Buffalo. We want to apologize for any inconvenience the closures may cause our loyal guests. We remain committed to the Buffalo market and we continue to look ahead with optimism.”