Phnom Penh marks the first of ten shops opened over the next five years
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. announced the first Krispy Kreme shop opened in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on May 22. With this opening, Krispy Kreme now operates shops in 27 countries.
“Krispy Kreme is thrilled to now offer our classic treats and coffee to the people of Cambodia,” said Dan Beem, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Senior Vice President and President – International. “The strong fan support for the brand is exciting, and we believe that support will continue to grow as we open more shops in the country over the next several years.”
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts signed a franchise agreement with Express Food Group, Co., Ltd., in 2015 to open 10 Krispy Kreme shops throughout Cambodia over five years.
The shop features Krispy Kreme’s classic welcoming atmosphere and more than a dozen one-of-a-kind Krispy Kreme doughnuts, including the signature Original Glazed® doughnut loved by fans across the globe.
More than 1,000 people visited the shop on the grand opening day. The first guest in line received a voucher for a free dozen of Original Glazed doughnuts each week for a year.
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. The Company has more than 1,000 retail shops in 27 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.