Dunkin Donuts Refuses to Get Woke: ‘We Are Not Starbucks’

  • by:
  • 09/21/2022

Dunkin' Brand – which owns both Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin Robbins – has taken a stand against politicizing their businesses, according to remarks made by senior executives during a panel at the 2019 International Trademark Association (INTA) meeting in Boston.

Attendees took to Twitter to praise the company for their commitment to remain politically neutral – and for the shot they took at their competitor Starbucks.

One attendee tweeted a quote from the vice president of brand stewardship Drayton Martin wherein the Dunkin' executive says "we are not Starbucks, we aren't political."

Martin further specified politically provocative designs on cups was something Dunkin' would not partake in: "We don't want to engage you in political conversation, we want to get you in and out of our store in a matter of seconds."

Conservatives on Twitter are loving Dunkin's choice of political neutrality, especially since Dunkin's main competitor, Starbucks, is known for its liberal beliefs and policies. In 2017, for example, Starbucks vowed to hire 10,000 refugees by 2022.

Dunkin's refusal to engage in politics is a breath of fresh air in comparison to Burger King's Twitter feed this week.

The fast food giant's UK operation alerted their followers they'll be "selling milkshakes all weekend," amidst news that leftist activists were hurling milkshakes at political opponents during the EU Parliamentary Election cycle.

Opinion

View All

Florida College Board Reverses 'Black History' Course's Extremist Elements

Florida has taken a strong stance against progressive ideology in education, including a ban on teach...

The Overhaul America's Election System Needs: Blockchain Voting

This means using a secure, public digital database that can be audited by anyone....

POSOBIEC: Western Tanks in Ukraine 'Conjuring Up Darkest Nightmares of Eastern Europe'

"This is conjuring up the darkest nightmares of eastern Europe," Posobiec warned, "to hear that the g...

MTG Calls for Investigation Into Civil Rights Abuses Against J6 Political Prisoners

'There’s a woman in this room whose daughter was murdered on January 6, Ashli Babbitt, and…there’s ne...

© 2023 Human Events, Privacy Policy