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Want coffee in solid form? Try a new Dunkin’ Donuts Energy Bar

For those who may get an insufficient jolt from a Dunkin’ Donuts coffee, the Canton-based chain is now locally offering a new product that contains caffeine in solid form.

Image courtesy of Dunkin’ Donuts.

Available at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants throughout the Greater Boston market, the new product is the Dunkin’ Donuts Energy Bar, which contains B vitamins and protein as well as caffeine and coffee, said a company that likes to push the envelope on hand-held cuisine.

Down a Joe and an energy bar at the same time and, presumably, a Dunkin’ Donuts customer can achieve full morning lift-off. Turbo-charge that coffee with an espresso shot, and customers won’t just be running on Dunkin’ --- but likely sprinting at Usain Bolt velocities and leaving vapor trails in their wakes.

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Sold pre-wrapped in Original, French Vanilla and Hazelnut flavors, Dunkin’ Donuts Energy Bars are designed to “provide a quick pick-me-up in a convenient and portable snack to keep guests fueled all throughout the day,” the coffee-and-baked-goods chain said.

Dunkin’ Donuts has more than 10,500 restaurants around the world. in 31 countries worldwide. In 2012, Dunkin’ Donuts’ restaurants had global franchisee-reported sales of $6.9 billion.

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