12/21/2010 04:36 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Dunkin' Donuts Outruns Other NYC Chains

In a year when consumer-driven businesses helped the New York City economy recover much faster than expected, more national retail chains expanded their presence in the city than reduced their footprints here, according to a report released Tuesday.

Dunkin' Donuts topped the list of chain retailers in the city for the third straight year, with a 9% jump to 466 locations across the five boroughs. That's 77 more stores than Subway and 210 more than Starbucks, which came in second and third, respectively, according to the nonprofit Center for an Urban Future.

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