• 5/14/14 5:30 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme® is celebrating the opening of its 600th international store. On May 17, in recognition of this global milestone, the international sweet treat retailer and its Puerto-Rico based franchise partner, Caribbean Glaze Corporation, plan to host a grand opening celebration at the new shop located at State Road #3, Km. 8.6, Carolina, Puerto Rico. The 2,800 square foot freestanding shop will feature Krispy Kreme’s iconic Hot
  • 5/13/14 4:25 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Anthony N. (“Tony”) Thompson, age 47, as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective June 1, 2014. Mr. Thompson is expected to be appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors in the near future. James H. Morgan, age 66, will continue to serve the Company on a full-time basis as its Executive Chairman. Mr. Thompson
  • 5/13/14 6:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following an extensive search and review period, Krispy Kreme has appointed VML as its global digital agency partner. Known for creating best-in-class digital experiences for such iconic brands as Kellogg’s, Kleenex, Gatorade, Dell and Southwest Airlines, VML will assist Krispy Kreme in the strategic development and implementation of worldwide fan engagement. “Krispy Kreme has been on an accelerated path in growing its digital
  • 5/7/14 4:01 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) plans to release its financial results for the first quarter fiscal 2015 on Monday, June 2, 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 be accessed over
  • 5/6/14 6:17 am EDT
    WINSTON SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This Mother’s Day, let your MOM know that she's the sweetest with a bunch of Springtime Flower Doughnuts from Krispy Kreme®. Available May 5 through May 11 only at participating Krispy Kreme US and Canadian locations. Krispy Kreme Springtime Flower Doughnuts are a great ‘thank you’ to mom, and a sweet treat for the whole family. Springtime Flower Doughnut - An eye-catching and tasty flower-shaped doughnut
  • 4/22/14 6:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nothing says ‘You’re My Hero’ like a dozen sweet treats from Krispy Kreme. Krispy Kreme® wants to help you celebrate the everyday heroes in your life with a sweet Hero Appreciation Day deal. On April 28, purchase a dozen doughnuts and get a FREE dozen of Original Glazed® doughnuts to share with your favorite heroes. Visit Heroappreciationday.com for participating US locations. Excludes Puerto Rico. Join in the conversation with @
  • 4/4/14 5:30 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For six consecutive years, fans of Krispy Kreme doughnuts and coffee have helped to provide life-changing summer camping experiences for children with chronic or serious illnesses through donations to the Krispy Kreme Drive for 45 Campaign. Benefiting the Victory Junction Camp in Randleman, NC, the 45-day philanthropic effort runs April 5 through May 19 at participating Krispy Kreme US location. Visit Krispy Kreme.com/drivefor45 for
  • 4/1/14 4:06 pm EDT
     ABC of NC Child Development Center (ABC of NC), in partnership with Autism Speaks, corporate partner Krispy Kreme, and the Office of Mayor Allen Joines, will “Light It Up Blue” the first week in April in commemoration of World Autism Awareness Day, April 2.Light It Up Blue is a unique global initiative that kicks-off Autism Awareness Month and helps raise awareness about autism spectrum disorders. In honor of this historic day, many iconic landmarks and buildings, along with hundreds of
  • 3/31/14 6:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Pie Doughnuts capture the warmth, aroma, taste, and nostalgic goodness of two classic pie flavors. Krispy Kreme Key Lime Pie and new Caramel Dutch Apple Pie Doughnuts are available now through May 18 at participating Krispy Kreme® US and Canadian locations. While supplies last. Pick up of a dozen of these one-of-a-kind treats at your nearest Krispy Kreme location. Pair them with your favorite Krispy Kreme coffee
  • 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 provide

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