Press Releases

  • 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...
  • 8/4/17 6:00 am EDT

    Combining Two Iconic Flavors, the New Doughnut is Available for a Limited Time Only at Participating U.S. Shops

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Your two favorite things – Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and Reese’s Peanut Butter – are about to become your new favorite thing. Introducing the new Krispy Kreme Reese’s Peanut Butter Doughnut, available for a limited time only at participating shops in the U.S. “Similar to our hot, fresh doughnuts, the matchmaking of chocolate and peanut butter is a delicious combination that consumers have enjoyed for generations,” said Jackie Woodward,more...
  • 7/10/17 6:00 am EDT

    Customers to join celebration by enjoying a dozen Original Glazed® doughnuts for just 80 cents with purchase of any dozen at regular price

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts will celebrate the 80th birthday of its iconic Original Glazed® doughnut Friday, July 14, a day after Krispy Kreme opened its doors for the first time in 1937. Guests can enjoy a dozen Original Glazed doughnuts for just 80 cents with the purchase of any dozen at regular menu price that day at participating shops in the United States and Canada. “The joy created by our Original Glazed doughnut and its secretmore...
  • 5/24/17 6:00 am EDT

    Any doughnut, all day long

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is celebrating National Doughnut Day the best way – your way. On Friday, June 2, customers can select one free doughnut from the entire menu – any doughnut, all day long, at participating shops in the United States and Canada. “National Doughnut Day is one of our favorite days because we choose to celebrate each customer’s individually sweet experience with our brand,” said Jackie Woodward, Chief Marketingmore...

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