Press Releases

  • 12/16/14 5:00 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that Tim E. Bentsen has joined the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Bentsen also was appointed to the Company’s Audit Committee. Mr. Bentsen is a former audit partner and practice leader of KPMG LLP, a U.S. audit, tax and advisory services firm. Over his 37 years with KPMG, he served as an audit partner for financial, technology, and other public companies and served in a varietymore...
  • 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...
  • 12/11/14 6:00 am EST

    Richmond, Nashville and Detroit Area Krispy Kreme Fans Get First Look at My Krispy Kreme Treats App

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD) has introduced its new My Krispy Kreme Treats customer loyalty App with an initial launch in Richmond, Nashville and greater Detroit and Grand Rapids area locations. Residents in the initial launch area can now use the ease of their iOS and Android smartphone technology to earn reward points and redeem them for free products at Krispy Kreme retail shops in these test markets. Guests also have the option to use theirmore...
  • 12/9/14 4:05 pm EST

    Reaffirms Full Year Adjusted EPS Guidance

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) (the “Company”) today reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2015, ended November 2, 2014. The Company also reaffirmed its adjusted earnings guidance for the full year. Third Quarter Fiscal 2015 Highlights Compared to the Year-Ago Period: Systemwide store count rose 4.6% in the quarter (11.7% year-to-date) to 925 Company and franchise shops worldwidemore...
  • 12/2/14 6:00 am EST

    Krispy Kreme Holiday Doughnuts Available at Participating US and Canadian Locations

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Savor the season of joy with a festive assortment of holiday treats from Krispy Kreme Doughnuts®. Krispy Kreme Snowman, Holiday Sprinkles, Red Velvet Cake and Wreath Doughnuts are perfect for sharing, celebrating and creating joyful memories as you deck the halls with family and friends. Available now through December 28, 2014 at participating Krispy Kreme US and Canadian locations. The more the merrier! This season’s treatingsmore...
  • 11/17/14 4:05 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) plans to release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2015 on Tuesday, December 9, 2014, shortly after the market closes. The Company plans to host a conference call to review the results and management’s outlook for the balance of the year at 4:30 p.m. (ET) that day. A webcast of the conference call will be available at www.krispykreme.com. The conference call also can bemore...
  • 11/14/14 10:01 am EST

    Krispy Kreme Apple Danish and Raspberry Danish Now Available at Participating US Grocery Stores

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts® launches its new line of individually wrapped Danish with the introduction of two delicious fruit filled varieties. Great with Krispy Kreme Coffee in the morning or as an afternoon snack, Krispy Kreme Apple Danish and Raspberry Danish are available now at participating US grocery stores and mass merchants. Krispy Kreme’s deliciously tasty twist on the traditional Danish wraps real fruit filling inside a sweetmore...
  • 11/11/14 4:05 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that Carl E. Lee, Jr. has joined the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Lee has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Snyder’s-Lance, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNCE), a creator and marketer of snack foods in the United States and internationally, since May 2013, and previously served as President and Chief Operating Officer. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer ofmore...
  • 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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