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...
  • 3/8/17 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...
  • 10/3/16 11:00 am EDT

    Five shops to open over five years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. today announced a development agreement with Hagar verslainr ehf. that will bring the sweet treat company to Iceland. The first of five Krispy Kreme shops will open in Reykjavik on Nov. 5. "We are excited to bring the joy that is Krispy Kreme Doughnuts to Iceland with a very knowledgeable partner,” said Dan Beem, Senior Vice President and President – International at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. “Themore...
  • 8/2/16 11:21 am EDT

    10 shops to open over the next five years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc., today announced a development agreement with Inversiones DBA-KKD de Costa Rica, SRL (“Inversiones”) to open 10 Krispy Kreme shops in Costa Rica in the next five years. “Costa Rica’s rapid market growth and consumer demand for sweet treats makes this the perfect time for Krispy Kreme to expand in the country,” said Dan Beem, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Senior Vice President and President – International. “Ourmore...
  • 6/1/16 2:30 pm EDT

    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 thatmore...
  • 5/11/16 3:30 pm EDT

    Dhaka marks the first of 20 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 Bangladesh on May 7. With this opening in Dhaka, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts now has a presence in 26 countries. “We are thrilled to share the joy that is Krispy Kreme with our strong fan-base in Dhaka and all of Bangladesh,” said Dan Beem, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Senior Vice President and President – International. “As our partner continues to open shops over themore...
  • 12/21/15 12:48 pm EST

    16 Krispy Kreme Doughnuts shops to open over the next five years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE:KKD) today announced it has signed a development agreement with Barcenas Group International Inc., to bring 16 Krispy Kreme Doughnuts shops to Panama over the next five years. “This agreement marks our company’s second partner in Central America and the continued growth of the Krispy Kreme Doughnuts brand in Latin America,” said Dan Beem, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Senior Vice President andmore...
  • 11/25/15 11:00 am EST

    Opening marks the first Krispy Kreme shop in Africa, and 800th internationally

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Hot Light was officially turned on in South Africa today with the opening of the first Krispy Kreme® shop in all of Africa. The Johannesburg opening also marks the 800th Krispy Kreme shop to open outside of the U.S. “We are proud to celebrate this milestone opening with our partner KK Doughnuts SA, and their principal owners Fournews Developments (Pty) Ltd., and John & Gerry’s Brands (Pty) Ltd.,” said Dan Beem, Krispymore...
  • 11/10/15 4:22 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) is now open for business at U.S. military bases throughout much of Europe. Today, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) began producing and distributing Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ one-of-a-kind sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed® doughnuts, to U.S. troops and their families at military bases in Germany, Belgium, Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Turkey, andmore...
  • 9/11/15 2:22 pm EDT

    12 Krispy Kreme shops to open throughout the country over the next five years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE:KKD) today announced it has signed a development agreement with Fraliment S.R.L. to open 12 Krispy Kreme® shops in Bolivia over the next five years. “Bolivia is a growing market with a customer base that loves sweets so we believe this is the ideal time to be entering the market,” said Dan Beem, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Senior Vice President and President – International. “We have partnered with a verymore...

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