With the help of fellow Massachusetts-based company, Saucony, Dunkin’ Donuts is taking their "America runs on Dunkin'" slogan to a whole new level!
The two businesses have partnered to create an exclusive pair of donut-inspired running shoes.
We donut think you're ready for this jelly. Meet the Saucony x Dunkin' Kinvara 9 🍩— Saucony (@saucony) March 27, 2018
Check out our stories for a closer look at the sweetest kicks you never knew you needed. Preorder today at https://t.co/abknGvnezd.#WelcomeToBoston #RunYourWorld @DunkinBoston pic.twitter.com/HDSYgxdzYo
Saucony headquarters are located in Waltham, MA. The hometown company have long offered Boston-inspired designs, but 2018 is extra special as it marks Saucony's 120th anniversary.
Dunkin' fans will instantly recognize the the pink and orange color scheme. The white shoe has chocolate colored laces, sprinkles across the white top, and a strawberry-frosted donut on the heel.
The nods to coffee and donuts don't end there! The tongue of each shoe features a subtle DD logo and the famous slogan is printed across across the heel. Even the liners are printed with images of Dunkin’ Donuts hot and iced coffee and the signature Saucony logo is made with a coffee-bean detail.
It's bean a crazy 24 hours but if you missed out on our Saucony x Dunkin' collab yesterday, you donut want to sleep on this blog. #WelcomeToBoston #RunYourWorld @DunkinBoston https://t.co/QLxKy9aIWy pic.twitter.com/2O6rPm9mqt— Saucony (@saucony) March 28, 2018
In addition to their flashy and perfectly Boston style, the shoes are fully functional for getting you across the finish line. The DD branding is applied to Runner's World's 2018 "Editor's Choice": the Saucony’s Kinvara 9 shoe.
“As we celebrate Saucony’s 120th anniversary we’re proud to honor our hometown marathon and Boston’s rich running heritage,’” said Amanda Reiss, chief marketing officer of Saucony, in a press release. “The shoe celebrates the joy, determination and delicious obsession of runners everywhere with a sense of playfulness that’s true to the heart and soul of both brands.”
Whether you are wearing your donut-inspired kicks to conquer the marathon or just to run errands, be sure to stop at Dunkin' for carb loading and a coffee fix!