Press Releases

  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 8/9/16 1:00 pm EDT

    Filled Football Doughnuts available at participating shops starting Aug. 11

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kick-off the football season with the ultimate game-day treat! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced it will once again offer Football Doughnuts in participating U.S. shops starting Aug. 11. The Football Doughnut is Kreme™ filled and dipped in chocolate icing before being finished with white icing football laces. These doughnuts will be available on weekends throughout the entire football season. “Fans are always lookingmore...
  • 7/15/16 6:00 am EDT

    Three new doughnuts, beverage available now through August 28

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Be a world traveler with just one bite! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced new menu items, including the Crème Brûleé doughnut, the Tiramisu doughnut, the Churro doughnut and the Frozen Dulce de Leche drink. These internationally-inspired treats are available now through Aug. 28 at participating shops in the U.S. and Canada. “With a presence in 27 countries around the world, Krispy Kreme is truly a global brand, and we takemore...
  • 7/6/16 6:00 am EDT

    Birthday treat for guests on July 13

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts will celebrate its 79th birthday in a seriously sweet way. On July 13, Krispy Kreme customers who buy any dozen doughnuts at regular price can then also buy a second dozen Original Glazed® doughnuts for 79 cents at participating shops in the U.S. and Canada. “Krispy Kreme is a classic American brand with generations of fans,” said Jackie Woodward, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Chief Marketing Officer. “We are notmore...
  • 5/16/16 6:00 am EDT

    Jolly Rancher Chillers®, two new doughnuts now available

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Your classic summertime treats are getting a tantalizing revamp. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc., today announced a sweet new line of classic summer treats. The Cherry Pie doughnut, Strawberry Shortcake doughnut and Jolly Rancher Chillers are available now through July 10 at participating U.S. shops. “These summertime offerings are inspired by the very things that make this season so special in America,” said Tony Thompson, Presidentmore...
  • 4/21/16 6:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Doughnuts save the day! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced a sweet way to celebrate the Super Heroes in your life. Customers who buy a dozen Original Glazed® doughnuts at regular menu price will get another dozen Original Glazed doughnuts absolutely free at participating U.S. shops on April 28. “Sometimes all it takes is a delicious sweet treat to show appreciation for those in our lives who impact us in both big and small ways,”more...
  • 3/29/16 1:00 pm EDT

    No, we’re not kidding

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In celebration of this year’s doughnut harvest, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced customers will receive one free Original Glazed® doughnut on April 1 at participating U.S. locations. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ home-grown sweet treats have been enjoyed by families since 1937. This year’s doughnut harvest created a surplus of delicious treats, grown with care and picked off the vine at precisely the right moment. Customers canmore...
  • 3/28/16 6:00 am EDT

    Available at participating shops through May 15

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--An indulgent combination has arrived! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced the Oreo® Chiller and three cookie-themed doughnuts, including the Snickerdoodle Doughnut, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Doughnut, and the Oreo Cookies and Kreme Doughnut. These treats are available now through May 15 at participating U.S. shops. “Sometimes you just can’t choose between a cookie and a doughnut,” said Tony Thompson, President and CEO of Krispymore...
  • 2/29/16 6:00 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spring into warmer weather with the return of your favorite festive doughnuts. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts (NYSE:KKD) today announced the return of its spring doughnuts, including the Bunny Bum, Chocolate Iced Glazed with Sprinkles, Chick, Egg, and White Iced Sprinkled Egg doughnut. Fans can enjoy these treats now through March 27 at participating shops in the U.S. “It’s been a long winter and we think our spring doughnuts are themore...

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