Press Releases

  • 6/30/15 6:00 am EDT

    July 10, 2015, Krispy Kreme Celebrates its 78th Birthday with Birthday Cake Batter treats and a 78 Cents Second Dozen at participating U.S. locations.

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#HBDKrispyKreme. Krispy Kreme is celebrating its 78th Birthday with a special gift for its U.S. fans. Friday, July 10, 2015, stop into a participating Krispy Kreme® U.S. shop and pick up a dozen Original Glazed® doughnuts for 78 cents with the purchase of a dozen of any variety doughnuts--including Krispy Kreme’s deliciously festive Birthday Cake Batter Doughnut. Celebrate Krispy Kreme’s 78th birthday with these tasty confetti andmore...
  • 6/23/15 10:09 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In its continuing effort to meet the growing demand around the country for its signature sweet treats, including its Original Glazed® doughnut, Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) today announced it has signed a development agreement with Chicagoland Restaurants, LLC., to open eight shops in downtown Chicago and throughout Cook County, Ill., over the next few years. “There’s a high demand for Krispy Kreme in the greater Chicagoland area,”more...
  • 6/10/15 4:15 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) (the “Company”) today reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2016, ended May 3, 2015 and updated its adjusted EPS outlook for fiscal 2016 (ending January 31, 2016) to a range of $0.80 to $0.85. First Quarter Fiscal 2016 Highlights Compared to the Year-Ago Period: Systemwide store count rose 17.3% since the first quarter of last year to 1,003 Company andmore...
  • 6/5/15 10:35 am EDT

    Breana Smallwood of Fuquay-Varina, N.C. Wins a Lifetime Supply of Her Favorite Sweet Treats in Superhero Selfie Contest

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On April 28, 2015, in celebration of National Superhero Day, Krispy Kreme offered its fans a chance to score the ultimate prize of Free Doughnuts for Life by posting and sharing a photo of themselves and their favorite “superhero” using #superheroselfie. Thousands rose to the Superhero Selfie Sweepstakes challenge, and Krispy Kreme is proud to announce that Breana Smallwood of Fuquay Varina, N.C. is the Grand Prize Winner of Free Krispy Kreme®more...
  • 6/4/15 4:17 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD) today announced a partnership with the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) that will bring its one-of-a-kind sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed doughnuts, to U.S. military bases throughout much of Europe. Through a licensing agreement, AAFES’ largest production plant in the world in Gruenstadt, Germany will produce and distribute fresh Krispy Kreme products daily to the troops andmore...
  • 5/26/15 5:00 am EDT

    Get one free doughnut of any variety on Friday, June 5 at participating Krispy Kreme® Locations.

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme is celebrating one of the sweetest holidays of the year with a free treat for its fans. On Friday, June 5, 2015, in honor of National Doughnut Day, guests will be treated to one FREE doughnut of any variety at participating Krispy Kreme® US and Canadian store locations. “National Doughnut Day is a fun and engaging occasion to celebrate the joy of Krispy Kreme with our fans both in our shops and online,” said Dwaynemore...
  • 5/21/15 1:56 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) today announced it has signed development agreements to open 11 Krispy Kreme shops in Arkansas, Montana, Illinois and Kentucky over the next several years. “We are excited to be able to expand our presence in these areas and do so with top-quality franchisees,” said Patricia Perry, Krispy Kreme’s Vice President, US Franchise Development. “These operators have a great deal of experience and a track-record ofmore...
  • 5/20/15 6:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) plans to release its first quarter fiscal 2016 financial results on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 after the market closes and will host a conference call 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 international callers, by dialing (201) 689-8560. Tomore...
  • 5/7/15 9:02 am EDT

    Iconic brand partners with Pronto, Sociedad Anónima To open 12 Krispy Kreme shops over the next four years

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) today announced it is bringing its signature sweet treats to Guatemala through a development agreement it has signed with Pronto, Sociedad Anónima to open 12 shops throughout the country over the next four years. “The demand for Krispy Kreme continues to grow throughout Latin America, including Guatemala,” said Dan Beem, Krispy Kreme’s Senior Vice President and President – International. “We’re excited to partnermore...
  • 4/28/15 9:22 am EDT

    Krispy Kreme Superhero Day BOGO Offer and Doughnuts for Life Giveaway Available at Participating Locations on April 28 only.

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 28 is National Superhero Day! Celebrate the superhero within you and the superheroes who have inspired you with a sweet treat from Krispy Kreme. On April 28 only, buy a dozen doughnuts and get a dozen Original Glazed® doughnuts FREE at participating Krispy Kreme US and Canadian locations. Snap a ‘selfie’ with your favorite superhero either at a Krispy Kreme® store or prominently featuring a Krispy Kreme product and share it via Twitter,more...

Archived Press Releases

Archived press releases for years 2010 through 2013 may be found on our Investor Relations page.