You Spoke, We Listened: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed® is Back

Guest Demand Brings Back Fall Favorite on Nov. 16

Monday, November 14, 2016 9:00 am EST

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.
"With Friendsgiving celebrations meant to share joy with one another, we think this is perfect way to surprise your party with a limited time treat."

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--One delicious comeback! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced the Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed doughnut will be back at participating U.S. locations on Nov. 16.

In an online poll, Krispy Kreme fans voted overwhelmingly to bring the autumn indulgence back, if even for just one day.

“We are listening to our customers, and we heard them loud and clear that they want the Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed back,” said Jackie Woodward, Chief Marketing Officer of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. “With Friendsgiving celebrations meant to share joy with one another, we think this is perfect way to surprise your party with a limited time treat.”

The Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed doughnut is a one-of-a-kind treat, as the signature Original Glazed doughnut gets an autumn upgrade using pumpkin flavors. This product has only been in Krispy Kreme shops once before on Oct. 26.

Krispy Kreme shops participating in this delectable comeback can be found at KrispyKreme.com/PumpkinSpiceOG.

Get your hands on the Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed doughnut one more time by heading to your closest participating Krispy Kreme. Share your favorite Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed moments using #PumpkinSpiceOG and #friendsgiving.

About Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc., is a global retailer of premium-quality sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed doughnut. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, N.C., the Company has offered the highest-quality doughnuts and great-tasting coffee since it was founded in 1937. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is proud of its Fundraising program, which for decades has helped non-profit organizations raise millions of dollars in needed funds. Krispy Kreme doughnuts can be found in approximately 12,000 grocery, convenience and mass merchant stores in the U.S. The Company has more than 1,100 retail shops in 29 countries. Connect with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts at www.KrispyKreme.com, or on one its many social media channels, including www.Facebook.com/KrispyKreme, and www.Twitter.com/KrispyKreme.

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The Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed Doughnut is back! Pick one up at participating Krispy Kreme shops on Nov. 16. (Photo: Business Wire)
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Contact:

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.
Sarah Roof, 336-726-8878
Corporate Communications Coordinator
sroof@krispykreme.com