- Dunkin' Donuts (NASDAQ:DNKN) appears to have lost breakfast market share to Taco Bell, Starbucks, and McDonald's this year as the daypart continues to be the mostly hotly contested in the QSR sector.
- CEO Nigel Travis also points to new competition from gas stations and convenience stores as a factor in slowing breakfast sales at the chain.
- Restaurant analysts have cooled off on Dunkin' Brands recently as a result of its uphill battle to grow comp sales.
- Dunkin' Brands conference call transcript
at CNBC.com (Nov 14, 2014)