Press Releases

  • 4/6/15 6:00 am EDT

    New Krispy Kreme OREO® Dirt Cake Doughnut and S’mores Doughnut Available at participating US locations

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme is introducing three new campfire-inspired treats perfect for camping in the mountains, or camping out on the couch. The new OREO® Dirt Cake Doughnuts, S’mores Doughnuts and Honey Bee Doughnuts are available now through May 17, 2015 at participating Krispy Kreme® US locations. While supplies last. OREO® Dirt Cake Doughnut: Krispy Kreme has created this eye-catching and delicious yeast doughnut filled with amore...
  • 4/2/15 6:00 am EDT

    Krispy Kreme® Annual Drive For 45 Campaign for Victory Junction Camp Starts April 5 at Participating US Locations

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Get set for 45 days of heart-pounding philanthropic fun! Krispy Kreme has once again teamed up with former NASCAR driver Kyle Petty and the Victory Junction Camp for its annual Drive for 45 Campaign. Benefiting the Victory Junction Camp in Randleman, N.C., fans of Krispy Kreme® doughnuts can help provide life-changing summer camping experiences for children with chronic or serious illnesses through donations to the Krispy Kreme Drive for 45more...
  • 3/26/15 12:04 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) has been recognized as the Brand of the Year in the Coffee and Quick Service Restaurant category according to the 2015 Harris Poll EquiTrend study. Krispy Kreme, which has served its premium-quality sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed® doughnut and great-tasting coffee for almost 80 years, received the highest Equity Score among eight other Coffee and Quick Service Restaurant brands. “Wemore...
  • 3/24/15 6:00 am EDT

    New Egg and Chick Doughnuts Now Available at Participating Krispy Kreme® US and Canadian Locations

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spring is in full swing at Krispy Kreme! Krispy Kreme’s newest assortment of seasonal treats is just what you need to feed your spring fever. Krispy Kreme Chick doughnuts, Egg doughnuts and Chocolate Iced with Spring Sprinkles doughnuts are available now through April 5, 2015 at participating Krispy Kreme US and Canadian locations. Follow the springtime fun on Tumblr at krispykreme.tumblr.com. These cute and tasty treats just screammore...
  • 3/11/15 4:03 pm EDT

    Reaffirms Fiscal 2016 Adjusted EPS Outlook of $0.79 to $0.85

    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 1, 2015, and reaffirmed its adjusted EPS outlook for fiscal 2016 (ending January 31, 2016). Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2015 Highlights Compared to the Year-Ago Period: Revenues increased 11.2% to $125.4 million from $112.7 million Systemwide store count rose 6.7% inmore...
  • 3/2/15 10:50 am EST

    Krispy Kreme packaged coffee now available at Amazon.com and fine retailers throughout the US

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD), a global retailer of sweet treats and complementary beverages, and Massimo Zanetti Beverage USA , a leading roaster of proprietary and private label coffee, tea and drink mix, today announced a multi-year licensing agreement to roast and distribute Krispy Kreme® Coffee for grocery, mass merchants and club stores. Per the agreement, which was brokered by Krispy Kreme’s exclusive licensing agency, Brand Central,more...
  • 2/18/15 4:05 pm 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 1, 2015 on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, shortly after the market closes. The Company plans to host a conference call to review the results and management’s outlook for fiscal 2016 at 4:30 p.m. (ET) that day. A webcast of the conference call will be available at www.krispykreme.com. The conference call alsomore...
  • 2/17/15 5:00 am EST

    Free Original Glazed® doughnut for first 1000 fans at participating shops around the world on February 24, 2015

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme is celebrating the opening of its 1,000th doughnut shop with a festive grand opening event and in-shop celebrations around the world. The international retailer of sweet treats, which operates in 24 countries worldwide, will mark this significant milestone with the opening of its newest shop in Kansas City, KS on February 24, 2015. Additionally, the brand will commemorate the occasion by giving away one free Original Glazed®more...
  • 2/16/15 6:00 am EST

    New Java Chip and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Doughnuts Now Available at Participating Krispy Kreme locations

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chips, chips and more chocolate chips! The new Krispy Kreme® Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough and Java Chip Doughnuts are moist, creamy, and loaded with deliciously sweet chocolate chips. Available now through March 22, 2015 at participating Krispy Kreme shops throughout US and Canada. While supplies last. Pick up a dozen of these sweet treats at your nearest participating Krispy Kreme shop. Visit KrispyKreme.com for store locationsmore...
  • 2/5/15 4:22 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that its tax asset protection plan (the “Plan”) has been amended to accelerate its expiration date to February 2, 2015, effectively terminating the Plan. The Plan, which was adopted in 2013, was designed to discourage persons from acquiring more than 4.99% of Krispy Kreme’s common stock because of the potential adverse effect of such acquisitions on the Company’s ability to realize its netmore...

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