As of Apr 1, 2017, there were 12,287 Dunkin' Donuts (DD) locations in 41 states, the District of Columbia and 44 foreign countries (8,884 US and 3,403 international) and 7,822 Baskin Robbins (BR) locations in 43 states, the District of Columbia and 51 foreign countries (2,539 US and 5,283 international), with all locations franchised.

In fiscal 2016 the company opened 723 net new locations, including 508 DD (397 US and 111 international) and 215 BR (107 US and 108 international). During the first quarter of fiscal 2017 the company opened 29 net new DD locations. In fiscal 2017, the company expects franchisees to add approximately 385 net new DD restaurants and 10 net new BR restaurants in the US, and 200 net new restaurants between the two brands internationally.

At year-end, the company owned 96 properties and leased 963 locations across the US and Canada, the majority of which were leased or subleased to franchisees. The remaining balance of restaurants are situated on real property owned by franchisees or leased directly by franchisees from third-party landlords. Land or land and building leases are generally for terms of 10 to 20 years, and often have one or more 5-year or 10-year renewal options.

Free-standing Dunkin' Donuts locations typically ranges in size from 1,200 to 2,500 square feet and may include a drive-thru window. An end-cap typically ranges in size from 1,000 to 2,000 square feet and may include a drive-thru window. Alternative points of distribution, consisting of small full-service restaurants and/or self-serve kiosks in offices, hospitals, colleges, airports, grocery stores, and drive-thru-only units on smaller pieces of property typically range in size between 400 to 1,800 square feet.

Free-standing Baskin Robbins locations typically range in size from 600 to 1,200 square feet, and may include a drive-thru window. An end-cap typically ranges in size from 800 to 1,200 square feet and may include a drive-thru window. Alternative points of distribution, consisting of small full-service restaurants and/or self-serve kiosks typically range in size between 400 to 1,000 square feet.

Combination restaurants which include both brands, are typically either free-standing or an end-cap, and typically range from 1,400 to 3,500 square feet. At year-end, there were 1,241 combination locations, which are counted as both a Dunkin' Donuts and a Baskin Robbins point of distribution.

TTM20162015201420132012
Company-operated restaurants0049413635
Company-operated restaurant growth-100.0%-100.0%19.5%13.9%2.9%12.9%
Franchised restaurants20,10920,08019,30818,82118,12217,424
Franchised restaurant growth3.5%4.0%2.6%3.9%4.0%3.9%
Systemwide restaurants20,10920,08019,35718,86218,15817,459
Systemwide restaurant growth3.3%3.7%2.6%3.9%4.0%4.0%
Avg restaurant gross sq ft1,4001,4001,4001,4001,3001,300
Avg restaurant gross sq ft growth0.4%0.3%0.5%0.4%0.4%0.1%