• 11/14/14 10:01 am EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts® launches its new line of individually wrapped Danish with the introduction of two delicious fruit filled varieties. Great with Krispy Kreme Coffee in the morning or as an afternoon snack, Krispy Kreme Apple Danish and Raspberry Danish are available now at participating US grocery stores and mass merchants. Krispy Kreme’s deliciously tasty twist on the traditional Danish wraps real fruit filling inside a sweet
  • 11/11/14 4:05 pm EST
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that Carl E. Lee, Jr. has joined the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Lee has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Snyder’s-Lance, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNCE), a creator and marketer of snack foods in the United States and internationally, since May 2013, and previously served as President and Chief Operating Officer. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer of
  • 11/5/14 4:05 pm EST
    WINSTON SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE:KKD) announced today that it has signed a development agreement with its newest international franchisee, Orion Group, for 20 new stores throughout Bangladesh over the next five years. “We are very grateful to Krispy Kreme for choosing us as its franchisee in developing the brand in Bangladesh,” says Ifzal Ahmed, Board of Directors, Orion Group. “As the restaurant industry and consumer embracement of international
  • 10/23/14 6:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD) announced today that its first store in Colombia is expected to open on Friday, October 24, 2014, in partnership with its franchise partner, IRCC Ltda., a subsidiary of VA! Group. The new Bogota, Colombia shop will mark the sweet treat retailer‘s inaugural entry into South America. “It feels incredible to be the first Krispy Kreme franchisee in South America. We are eager to introduce this beloved brand and
  • 10/2/14 4:02 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that after a decade of service to the brand, Chief Financial Officer Douglas R. Muir has notified the Company of his intent to retire in calendar year 2015. The Company will be conducting a comprehensive search to identify his successor. Mr. Muir, 60, is expected to remain in his current role until his successor is in place and to provide ongoing support during the transition
  • 9/23/14 5:30 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme wants you to celebrate this National Coffee Day your way Monday, September 29th, get a FREE 12oz cup of Krispy Kreme® House, Decaf or Dark Roast coffee, or treat yourself to a 12oz Mocha, Latte or iced coffee for $1 at participating Krispy Kreme US locations. Excludes Puerto Rico. Krispy Kreme Coffee Blends are made with 100% Arabica Beans and pair perfectly with Krispy Kreme signature doughnuts.
  • 9/17/14 4:05 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) announced today that its Board of Directors has Directors increased the Company’s current share repurchase program from $80 million to $105 million. The current authorization was originally approved by the Company’s Board of Directors in July 2013, and was increased from $50 million to $80 million earlier this year. Including the increase announced today, there is approximately $50 million remaining for
  • 9/16/14 5:00 am EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Switch on your proton packs because the boys are back in town! Krispy Kreme and Sony Pictures Consumer Products have joined together to mark the 30th Anniversary of the iconic blockbuster motion picture franchise with an exclusive offer of two new marshmallow Kreme™-filled Ghostbuster treats inspired by the supernatural comedy’s sweetest villains. In conjunction with the release of the Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray release,
  • 9/9/14 4:09 pm EDT
    WINSTON SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme (NYSE: KKD), today announced that it has signed an agreement with Monument Restaurants VII, LLC, a Virginia limited liability company , for the development of 20 new Krispy Kreme shops in Southern Maryland, Washington, DC , Northern Virginia and nearby counties over the next several years. Concurrently, Monument Restaurants VII (RM), LLC acquired ownership of Krispy Kreme’s existing Rockville, MD location. Krispy Kreme
  • 9/9/14 4:05 pm EDT
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) (the “Company”) today reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015, ended August 3, 2014. The Company also reaffirmed its adjusted earnings guidance for the full year. Second Quarter Fiscal 2015 Highlights Compared to the Year-Ago Period: Systemwide store count rose 3.4% in the quarter (6.8% year-to-date) to 884 Company and franchise shops worldwide

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