Press Releases

  • 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...
  • 11/14/16 9:00 am EST

    Guest Demand Brings Back Fall Favorite on Nov. 16

    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 Jackiemore...
  • 10/24/16 8:15 am EDT

    Basketball Hall-of-Famer to also Serve as Brand’s Global Spokesperson

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced that basketball Hall-of-Famer and sports and entertainment superstar Shaquille O’Neal has become an owner in the brand’s prestigious downtown Atlanta location. He also is the brand’s new global spokesperson. O’Neal is a lifelong Krispy Kreme fan and has taken ownership in the historic Krispy Kreme shop on Ponce de Leon Avenue in Atlanta, which opened more than 60 years ago. O’Neal has publiclymore...
  • 9/26/16 6:00 am EDT

    New Halloween Line Available Through Oct. 31

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sometimes the scariest monster is a hungry you! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts announced today new Halloween doughnuts and beverages available in participating shops in the U.S. and Canada. The Zombie Doughnuts, Pumpkin Doughnut, Spider Web Doughnut and Caramel Apple Chiller beverage are available now through Oct. 31. “The new line of doughnuts combines scary and hungry,” said Jackie Woodward, Chief Marketing Officer of Krispy Krememore...
  • 9/23/16 1:00 pm EDT

    The perfect pair is free on Sept. 29

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced that participating shops in the United States and Canada will celebrate National Coffee Day on Sept. 29. Any guest who visits a participating shop on National Coffee Day will receive a free small coffee and a free Original Glazed® doughnut. Krispy Kreme’s signature drip coffee is rich and robust, with a freshness guests can taste. The pairing of Krispy Kreme coffee with an Original Glazedmore...

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