Press Releases

  • 3/31/16 6:00 am EDT

    8th annual fundraiser sends children to summer camp

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Start your engines! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced it will kick off the 8th annual Drive for 45 Campaign on Tuesday, April 5. Customers can donate at any participating U.S. shop through May 19. The annual campaign raises funds for Victory Junction, a non-profit organization that provides life-changing summer camp experiences to children with chronic medical conditions in a fun, medically-sound setting. The camp, located inmore...
  • 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...
  • 3/22/16 4:15 pm EDT
    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 January 31, 2016, and provided adjusted EPS guidance for fiscal 2017 (ending January 29, 2017). Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2016 Highlights Compared to the Year-Ago Period: Revenues increased 4.0% to $130.4 million from $125.4 million. Systemwide domestic same store sales rose 1more...
  • 3/14/16 9:38 am EDT

    Green doughnuts available on March 17

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The tastiest treats come in green this St. Patrick’s Day! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced a line of St. Patrick’s Day doughnuts, including the Shamrock doughnut, are available at participating U.S. shops now through March 17. Some locations have found a pot of gold, with specially formulated green dough that will be used to create green sweet treats only on March 17. Find out if your shop is one of the lucky ones at www.more...
  • 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...
  • 2/25/16 5:19 pm EST

    Buy any dozen, get a dozen Original Glazed® doughnuts for $2.29

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celebrate the leap year in a seriously sweet way! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts announced that customers who buy any dozen doughnuts at regular menu price will get a dozen Original Glazed doughnuts for only $2.29 on Monday, Feb. 29 at participating U.S. shops. “We value our customers 365 days a year,” said Tony Thompson, President and CEO of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. “Since we have an extra day with this being a leap year, we wanted to celebratemore...
  • 2/19/16 3:00 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new type of sweet treat is now available to make at home. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts today announced a new Betty CrockerTM Cake Mix with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Original Glazed® flavor. This kit will be available in select Wal-Mart, Supervalu and Kroger stores in the United States. “Our fans are always trying to re-create Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ classic glaze at home. With this kit, they don’t have to try anymore. Now they canmore...
  • 2/15/16 6:00 am EST

    Seven shops to open over several years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Hot LightTM is heading north! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc., (NYSE:KKD) today announced it has signed a development agreement with NH Glazed, LLC, to open four shops in New Hampshire and three in Maine over the next several years. “The demand for Krispy Kreme doughnuts and coffee continues to grow throughout New England, so we are very happy to bring this iconic brand to New Hampshire and Maine,” said Patricia Perry, Krispy Krememore...
  • 2/8/16 1:00 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 31, 2016 on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, shortly after the market closes. A conference call will follow at 5:00 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 the phone by dialing (877) 407-0784 or, for internationalmore...

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