Press Releases

  • 3/20/14 12:25 pm EDT
     Hot News Now! Krispy Kreme Launches New Online NewsroomWinston-Salem, NC (march 19, 2014) Krispy Kreme, a global retailer of sweet treats has launched a new online newsroom on its newly enhanced website at www.krispykreme.com. The new online newsroom is designed to provide a user-friendly tool for journalists and bloggers to access up to date content and multimedia resources for broadcast, print and online coverage featuring Krispy Kreme news, shops and products.“Our goal is to providemore...
  • 3/18/14 4:00 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that Senior Vice President Kenneth J. Hudson will retire from the Company by the end of the year. Hudson, 63, joined Krispy Kreme in October 2003 and has served as Senior Vice President – Human Resources and Organizational Development since February 2005. During his tenure, Hudson has been responsible for leadership development, training, team member relations, compensationmore...
  • 3/12/14 4:05 pm EDT

    Adjusted Net Income Rises 37% for the Quarter and 31% for the Year

    Raises Fiscal 2015 Diluted EPS Guidance to Reflect Growth of 20% to 30%

    Increases Share Repurchase Authorization to $80 Million

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) (the “Company”) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 2, 2014, and raised its diluted EPS guidance for fiscal 2015 to reflect fewer forecasted shares outstanding as a result of share repurchases. The Company also announced that its Board of Directors increased the Company’s current share repurchase authorization from $50 million to $80 millionmore...
  • 3/7/14 4:47 pm EST

    Krispy Kreme Fiberglass Doughnut Auction to Benefit Local Charities

    WINSTON-SALEM, NC (MARCH 5, 2014) – Ever eaten a fresh, hot Krispy Kreme Original Glazed® doughnut and said, “I wish I had bought more!” Well, here’s the opportunity to satisfy your doughnut cravings by purchasing a giant work of doughnut art and benefiting a nonprofit organization at the same time. These doughnuts, of course, aren’t for eating enjoyment: They’re a feast for the eyes.Beginning in mid-2013, Krispy Kreme partnered with artists representing a dozen nonprofit organizations servingmore...
  • 2/19/14 7:00 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 2, 2014 on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, shortly after the market closes. The Company plans to host a conference call to review the results and management’s outlook for fiscal 2015 at 4:30 p.m. (ET) that day. A live webcast of the conference call will be available at www.krispykreme.com. The conference call alsomore...
  • 2/18/14 6:30 am EST

    Mocha Kreme and Caramel Coffee Kreme doughnuts available at Participating Locations

    WINSTON SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Moist, sweet and irresistible-with a hint of coffee flavors in every bite. New Krispy Kreme Mocha Kreme™ doughnuts and Caramel Coffee Kreme™ doughnuts will perk up any occasion. Krispy Kreme® Lotta Latte doughnuts are available at participating Krispy Kreme US and Canadian locations now through March 30, 2014. Share these delectable coffee-flavored treats by the dozen, or pair one with a Krispy Kreme Cinnamon Dolce Latte for a sweetmore...
  • 1/27/14 11:27 am EST
    Say Something Sweet with Krispy Kreme Hearts, Hugs and Kisses Valentine's DoughnutsXOXO and Heart shaped Doughnuts Available through Valentine's Day at Participating LocationsWINSTON SALEM, N.C., Jan. 27, 2014/PRNewswire/ -- This Valentine's Day, be sweet to someone special with a box full of hugs and kisses, and heart-shaped deliciousness from Krispy Kreme.  Krispy Kreme® Sprinkled Heart, Valentine Sprinkles, Chocolate Iced Heart, and new Hugs and Kisses doughnuts are available Januarymore...
  • 1/23/14 11:32 am EST
    Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation Signs Development Agreement for the Guangdong ProvinceHaiya Group to Bring Krispy Kreme's Signature Treats to Key Cities Including Guangzhou and ShenzenWINSTON-SALEM, N.C.,Jan. 23, 2014/PRNewswire/ --Krispy Kreme(NYSE: KKD) announced today that it has signed a multiyear development agreement for theGuangdong ProvinceofChinawithHaiya Group.  Under the agreement,Krispy Kreme'snewest international franchise partner expects to develop 23 stores over the nextmore...
  • 1/21/14 11:37 am EST
    Krispy Kreme Plans Southern California ExpansionExisting Franchise Partner Plans 20 New Shops in Next Seven YearsWINSTON-SALEM, N.C.,Jan. 21, 2014/PRNewswire/ --Krispy Kreme(NYSE: KKD) announced today that it has signed a development agreement with existing franchiseeGreat Circle Family Foods, LLC, to develop 20 new doughnut shops inSouthern Californiaover the next seven years.AKrispy Kremefranchise partner since 1998,Great Circle Family Foodscurrently operates 11Krispy Kremeshops inSouthernmore...
  • 1/16/14 11:42 am EST
    Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. to Present at the 16th Annual ICR XChange Conference on January 13, 2014WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Jan. 6, 2014/PRNewswire/ -- Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.(NYSE: KKD) will be presenting on Monday, January 13, 2014at the 16th Annual  ICR XChange Conference at the Grande Lakes Hotel in Orlando, Florida.  The presentation is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. (EST) and will be webcast at the Company's website, www.krispykreme.com.  Investors and interestedmore...

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