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Krispy Kreme Celebrates National Doughnut Day

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

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2015-- 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 Dwayne Chambers, Chief Marketing Officer, Krispy Kreme.

According to Chambers, more than 100,000 guests claimed their complimentary National Doughnut Day treat at Krispy Kreme shops throughout the country last year. Thousands of Krispy Kreme fans also shared their #NationalDoughnutDay excitement via tweets, pics and posts with Krispy Kreme on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

National Doughnut Day commemorates The Salvation Army volunteers who provided doughnuts to soldiers on the front lines on WWI.

Offer valid for one FREE doughnut of any variety, including the signature Original Glazed® doughnut, at participating Krispy Kreme US and Canadian store locations on Friday, June 5, 2015 only. No purchase necessary. While supplies last. Offer not valid at convenience or grocery stores. Excludes Connecticut and Puerto Rico locations. Visit KrispyKreme.com to locate a store near you.

About Krispy Kreme

Krispy Kreme is a global retailer of premium-quality sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed® doughnut. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, N.C., the company has offered the highest-quality doughnuts and great-tasting coffee since it was founded in 1937. Krispy Kreme is proud of its Fundraising program, which for decades has helped non-profit organizations raise millions of dollars in needed funds. Krispy Kreme has more than 1,000 retail shops in 24 countries. Krispy Kreme is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: KKD). For more information about Krispy Kreme, visit KrispyKreme.com.

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Krispy Kreme
Lafeea Watson, 336-726-8878
lwatson@krispykreme.com