Press Releases

  • 3/23/17 6:00 am EDT

    Largest international shop at more than 7000 square feet of retail space

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation today announced the first shop in Peru is open for business. The shop is in Lima and is the 1000th Krispy Kreme international location. This shop is the first of 24 planned shops in Peru. Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation signed a development agreement with Agape Coral, SAC in 2015. “This shop marks a milestone for Krispy Kreme as the 1000th international shop, and we are delighted tomore...
  • 3/13/17 6:00 am EDT

    Name change is first in brand’s history; green doughnut will be available March 17

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--An apostrophe has never been so fun. And a doughnut has never been so green. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in unprecedented fashion by changing the name of its most iconic doughnut to O’riginal Glazed while bringing back its specially formulated green dough. Krispy Kreme’s Green O’riginal Glazed Doughnut will be available for one day only Friday, March 17, at participating shops in the U.S. and Canadamore...
  • 3/10/17 6:00 am EST

    Digital shop experience in City of Angel Grove gives consumers first taste of movie

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts announced today that it has teamed up with Lionsgate to promote the release of Saban’s Power Rangers movie starring Elizabeth Banks as arch-villain Rita Repulsa, along with new Power Rangers played by Dacre Montgomery, RJ Cyler, Naomi Scott, Becky G, and Ludi Lin. Lionsgate will release Saban’s Power Rangers in theaters nationwide on March 24. The promotional partnership includes the launch of Krispy Kreme’smore...
  • 3/8/17 10:00 am EST

    Twenty shops to open over five years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation today announced a development agreement with Quality Foods Africa. The agreement will bring twenty Krispy Kreme® shops to Nigeria over a period of five years. “We are thrilled to be expanding into Nigeria, and we are fortunate to be working with an exceptional group,” said Michael McGill, Vice President of International at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. “The joy of a Krispy Kreme doughnut and coffee ismore...
  • 2/1/17 6:00 am EST

    All-new brew is served the Krispy Kreme Doughnuts way – hot, fresh and delicious – and comes with a free Original Glazed® doughnut beginning February 6

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts announced today an all-new, freshly brewed coffee designed to be the perfect complement to its Original Glazed doughnuts and other treats – a combination that’s deliciously inseparable. Now available at Krispy Kreme shops nationwide, guests can choose from two authentic blends of fresh coffee: new Smooth for subtle, easy drinking and Rich for a more bold experience. Both are made from 100 percent Arabica beansmore...
  • 1/30/17 6:00 am EST

    Available through Feb. 14 at participating Krispy Kreme shops

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced a line of heart-shaped doughnuts just in time for Valentine’s Day. The Red Happy Heart Doughnut, Pink Happy Heart Doughnut, and the Sprinkled Heart Doughnut are available at participating shops in the US and Canada now through Feb. 14. “We are always searching for little ways to help our guests spread joy in their own lives,” said Jackie Woodward, Chief Marketing Officer at Krispy Krememore...
  • 12/16/16 6:00 am EST

    It’s a doughnut. Topped with Nutella® hazelnut spread.

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced a new doughnut inspired by Nutella hazelnut spread. The Nutty Cocoa Ring Doughnut is available now at participating shops in the U.S. Pairing a classic Krispy Kreme doughnut with creamy Nutella makes this doughnut a one-of-a-kind product. “Both Nutella and Krispy Kreme products are adored around the world, and we are thrilled to bring a product featuring the classic taste ofmore...
  • 12/6/16 6:00 am EST

    $4.99 Original Glazed® Dozens on Dec. 12

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced participating shops will once again celebrate the Day of the Dozens by offering any guest a dozen of the Company’s signature Original Glazed doughnuts for just $4.99. This delicious deal is available at participating shops in the U.S. and Canada on Dec. 12. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts has developed a clock made entirely of doughnuts to countdown to the delectable day. The clock will start ticking onmore...
  • 12/2/16 11:00 am EST

    Donations accepted at participating Krispy Kreme shops

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced the Company will once again partner with The Salvation Army throughout the holiday season. Participating shops in the U.S. and Canada will support The Salvation Army’s efforts by encouraging guests to donate to an in-shop Red Kettle now through Dec. 24. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is a proud supporter of The Salvation Army’s efforts, which impact families across the country. “Themore...
  • 11/25/16 6:00 am EST

    Holiday treats available now through Dec. 25

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced a holiday-inspired line, including the Melted Snowman Doughnut, Santa Belly Doughnut and Toffee Mocha beverage. These seasonal favorites will be available today through Dec. 25 at participating Krispy Kreme shops in the U.S. and Canada. “Krispy Kreme’s mission is to spread joy, and with a busy holiday season, sometimes the most joyful moments are when we slow down and share a treat withmore...

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