Press Releases

  • 9/10/15 4:38 pm EDT

    Iconic brand signs development agreement to open 24 shops over the next five years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE:KKD) today announced its signature sweet treats will soon be available in Peru through a development agreement it has signed with Agape Coral, SAC, to open 24 Krispy Kreme® shops throughout the country over the next five years. “The Krispy Kreme brand has done very well throughout Latin America over the past several years, and we’re confident our signature sweet treats and coffee will be a hit in Perumore...
  • 6/4/15 4:17 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD) today announced a partnership with the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) that will bring its one-of-a-kind sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed doughnuts, to U.S. military bases throughout much of Europe. Through a licensing agreement, AAFES’ largest production plant in the world in Gruenstadt, Germany will produce and distribute fresh Krispy Kreme products daily to the troops andmore...
  • 5/7/15 9:02 am EDT

    Iconic brand partners with Pronto, Sociedad Anónima To open 12 Krispy Kreme shops over the next four years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) today announced it is bringing its signature sweet treats to Guatemala through a development agreement it has signed with Pronto, Sociedad Anónima to open 12 shops throughout the country over the next four years. “The demand for Krispy Kreme continues to grow throughout Latin America, including Guatemala,” said Dan Beem, Krispy Kreme’s Senior Vice President and President – International. “We’re excited to partnermore...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 12/12/14 5:00 am EST

    Grand Opening of Krispy Kreme in Jeonju Jeonbuk Marks 100th Shop in Korea, 300th in Asia Pacific

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD) advances its presence in Asia Pacific with the planned opening of its 100th store in Korea. The global sweet treat retailer’s Korea-based franchisee, Lotteria Co., Ltd., is scheduled to mark the milestone with a December 16, 2014 grand opening celebration for its fans. Located in Jeonju Jeonbuk, a city of rich history, the new 3,200 square foot (300 sq. m) doughnut factory features indoor seating for 50 guestsmore...
  • 11/5/14 4:05 pm EST

    Krispy Kreme Partners with Orion Group to Bring Its Signature Treats to Bangladesh

    WINSTON SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) announced today that it has signed a development agreement with its newest international franchisee, Orion Group, for 20 new stores throughout Bangladesh over the next five years. “We are very grateful to Krispy Kreme for choosing us as its franchisee in developing the brand in Bangladesh,” says Ifzal Ahmed, Board of Directors, Orion Group. “As the restaurant industry and consumer embracement of internationalmore...
  • 10/23/14 6:00 am EDT

    Grand Opening of Krispy Kreme Bogota, Colombia Doughnut Factory Planned for October 24, 2014

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD) announced today that its first store in Colombia is expected to open on Friday, October 24, 2014, in partnership with its franchise partner, IRCC Ltda., a subsidiary of VA! Group. The new Bogota, Colombia shop will mark the sweet treat retailer‘s inaugural entry into South America. “It feels incredible to be the first Krispy Kreme franchisee in South America. We are eager to introduce this beloved brand andmore...

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