Press Releases

  • 4/21/15 4:05 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) will be presenting on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Baird’s 2015 Growth Stock Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, Illinois. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 1:50 p.m. (CT). Investors and interested parties may listen to a live webcast of the presentation by visiting the Company’s website at www.krispykreme.com under the investor relations section. About Krispy Krememore...
  • 4/20/15 3:10 pm EDT

    Iconic brand signs development agreement with EFG Co., Ltd.,

    To open 10 Krispy Kreme shops over the next five years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) today announced it has signed a development agreement with Express Food Group (EFG) Co., Ltd., to open 10 Krispy Kreme shops throughout Cambodia over the next five years. “This agreement will further strengthen Krispy Kreme’s brand position throughout Asia and will enable us to bring our mission of touching and enhancing lives through the joy that is Krispy Kreme to the people of Cambodia,” said Dan Beem, Krispymore...
  • 3/26/15 12:04 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) has been recognized as the Brand of the Year in the Coffee and Quick Service Restaurant category according to the 2015 Harris Poll EquiTrend study. Krispy Kreme, which has served its premium-quality sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed® doughnut and great-tasting coffee for almost 80 years, received the highest Equity Score among eight other Coffee and Quick Service Restaurant brands. “Wemore...
  • 3/11/15 4:03 pm EDT

    Reaffirms Fiscal 2016 Adjusted EPS Outlook of $0.79 to $0.85

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE:KKD) (the “Company”) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 1, 2015, and reaffirmed its adjusted EPS outlook for fiscal 2016 (ending January 31, 2016). Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2015 Highlights Compared to the Year-Ago Period: Revenues increased 11.2% to $125.4 million from $112.7 million Systemwide store count rose 6.7% inmore...
  • 2/18/15 4:05 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 1, 2015 on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, shortly after the market closes. The Company plans to host a conference call to review the results and management’s outlook for fiscal 2016 at 4:30 p.m. (ET) that day. A webcast of the conference call will be available at www.krispykreme.com. The conference call alsomore...
  • 2/17/15 5:00 am EST

    Free Original Glazed® doughnut for first 1000 fans at participating shops around the world on February 24, 2015

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme is celebrating the opening of its 1,000th doughnut shop with a festive grand opening event and in-shop celebrations around the world. The international retailer of sweet treats, which operates in 24 countries worldwide, will mark this significant milestone with the opening of its newest shop in Kansas City, KS on February 24, 2015. Additionally, the brand will commemorate the occasion by giving away one free Original Glazed®more...
  • 2/5/15 4:22 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that its tax asset protection plan (the “Plan”) has been amended to accelerate its expiration date to February 2, 2015, effectively terminating the Plan. The Plan, which was adopted in 2013, was designed to discourage persons from acquiring more than 4.99% of Krispy Kreme’s common stock because of the potential adverse effect of such acquisitions on the Company’s ability to realize its netmore...
  • 1/21/15 4:08 pm EST

    Franchisee to Develop 15 New Shops in Next Five Years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD) announced today that it has extended its development agreement with LLC Doughnuts Café, to include the development of 15 new doughnut shops throughout the greater St. Petersburg area over the next five years. LLC Doughnuts Café, wholly owned and operated by Arkady Novikov, has been Krispy Kreme’s Moscow-area franchise partner since April 2012. The planned greater St. Petersburg area shops will feature anmore...
  • 1/12/15 9:00 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that Price Cooper, age 43, will be joining Krispy Kreme as Executive Vice President later this month. Mr. Cooper will be appointed Chief Financial Officer following the Company’s filing of its Annual Report on Form 10-K in early April. Mr. Cooper will succeed Douglas R. Muir, who has served as Chief Financial Officer since June 2007 and who announced his retirement plans last yearmore...
  • 1/12/15 8:00 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE:KKD) (the “Company”) today reaffirmed its earnings guidance for fiscal 2015 (ending February 1, 2015) and announced earnings guidance for fiscal 2016 (ending January 31, 2016). Fiscal 2015 Guidance Reaffirmed Based on year-to-date results through December and other current information, management is reaffirming its forecast of adjusted net income for fiscal 2015 of between $48 and $51 millionmore...

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