Press Releases

  • 1/18/18 6:00 am EST

    For the first time ever consumers will vote now through Jan. 22 for creation of an all-new Glazed Doughnut flavor. Will it be blueberry, caramel, lemon or maple?

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To kick off 2018, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is giving America an awesome, unprecedented experience by letting you decide for the first time ever an all-new Glazed Doughnut flavor for the brand’s iconic Original Glazed® Doughnut. From today through Jan. 22, Krispy Kreme fans will have the opportunity to dream, debate and vote for an all-new Glazed Doughnut flavor from four choices: blueberry, caramel, lemon and maple. Krispy Krememore...
  • 1/5/18 6:00 am EST

    Fans in North and South Carolina can get a dozen Original Glazed® Doughnuts for $4.99 on Monday, January 8 after first round playoff game

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is celebrating the Carolina Panthers’ exciting season with a special offer Monday, January 8, after the team’s first round playoff game Sunday. Beginning on Monday, January 8, fans who visit Krispy Kreme shops in North and South Carolina can get a dozen Original Glazed Doughnuts for $4.99 for every game the Panthers play. Share your favorite Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and Carolina Panthers moments withmore...
  • 12/29/17 12:59 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is helping you ring in the New Year with more than just doughnuts. For centuries, many have looked to New Year’s Day as a time for hope and prosperity. Cultures across the globe take part in the tradition of enjoying round foods on the first day of the New Year with the notion that the shape represents coins and will bring wealth for the upcoming year. “What is better than luck and doughnuts? Nothing,” saidmore...
  • 12/21/17 6:00 am EST

    Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is warming up the holiday season with the release of the Happy Holiglazer - a Doughnut Yule Log

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is putting a unique spin on a popular holiday tradition, the Yule Log. Krispy Kreme is switching out the traditional Yule Log for Doughnuts – Yes! A Yule Log of Krispy Kreme doughnuts and a fire of glaze available on all digital platforms. Feeling the stress of the holiday season? Fill your home or office with the warmth of the Happy Holiglazer, a yule log made of real Krispy Kreme doughnuts being covered inmore...
  • 12/15/17 11:35 am EST

    No sweater required! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts celebrates Ugly Sweater Day with a beautiful one-day-only offer on Friday, Dec. 15

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts chose the warmest & fuzziest day of the year to give customers its most beautiful offer. Guests can visit participating Krispy Kreme shops on Ugly Sweater Day, Friday, Dec. 15, and get a FREE Original Glazed® Dozen with the purchase of any dozen doughnuts. Ugly sweaters are not required. To find participating locations in the U.S. and Canada, visit www.krispykreme.com/UglySweaterDay. Tag @krispykreme withmore...
  • 12/5/17 6:00 am EST

    Doughnut is available only on National Gingerbread House Day

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is sweetening the season by introducing a first-time, one-day seasonal take on its iconic Original Glazed® Doughnut. The Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut is available on National Gingerbread House Day, Tuesday, Dec. 12, at participating shops in the U.S. and Canada. The Gingerbread Glazed Doughnut has a perfectly spiced gingerbread dough with hints of cinnamon and ginger, covered in a warm gingerbreadmore...
  • 10/2/17 6:00 am EDT

    Company answers customer demand for popular LTO, which will be available after 6 p.m. on Oct. 6, 13 and 20, and all day Oct. 26

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is bringing back its popular fall treat, the Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed® doughnut, for a limited time in October, answering customers’ calls for more opportunities to enjoy this delicious fall indulgence. On the first three Fridays of the month – Oct. 6, 13 and 20 – the Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed doughnut will be available at participating Krispy Kreme shops after 6 p.m. only for “Friday Night Spicemore...
  • 9/20/17 6:00 am EDT

    Guests will receive one free any sized hot brewed or small iced premium blend per day, Sept. 29 through Oct. 1

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts announced that it will spread the joy of National Coffee Day over an entire weekend, offering guests one free cup of coffee each day, Friday, Sept. 29 through Sunday, Oct. 1. Customers can enjoy any sized hot brewed or small iced premium blend coffee for free at participating Krispy Kreme shops across the United States and Canada. “For the first time, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is giving Nationalmore...
  • 9/5/17 6:00 am EDT

    One-day-only return of Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed® doughnut set for Sept. 8

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is ushering in autumn with the return of its popular Pumpkin Spice Original Glazed® doughnut for one day only – Friday, Sept. 8. Guests can enjoy the seasonal transformation of the classic Original Glazed doughnut at participating U.S. shops. “As guests anticipate the crisp return of fall, we’re offering the taste of the season they’re craving – served fresh, the Krispy Kreme way,” said Jackie Woodward, Chiefmore...
  • 8/9/17 6:00 am EDT

    Coinciding with the solar eclipse, the Original Glazed® Doughnut will be Eclipsed by Chocolate for First Time in History Aug. 19-21

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the first time, Krispy Kreme’s Original Glazed® Doughnuts will be eclipsed by a mouth-watering chocolate glaze to coincide with the solar eclipse Monday, Aug. 21 at participating U.S. shops. Guests also can get an early taste of this limited-time doughnut during evening Hot Light™ hours Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 19-20. “The solar eclipse is a rare occasion providing a total sensory experience for viewers across the continental U.more...

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