Krispy Kreme Doughnuts will celebrate its 79 th birthday in a seriously sweet way. On July 13, Krispy Kreme customers who buy any dozen doughnuts at regular price can then also buy a second dozen Original Glazed® doughnuts for 79 cents at participating shops in the U.S. and Canada. " Krispy Kreme is a classic American brand with generations of fans," said Jackie Woodward, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts' Chief Marketing Officer. "We are not only celebrating our 79 years of spreading joy, but also the many guests who continue to share our classic treats with family and friends." Krispy Kreme Doughnuts was founded in Winston-Salem, N.C. on July 13, 1937, and it has become known through the years for high-quality sweet treats and premium coffee, both across the U.S. and internationally. Help Krispy Kreme Doughnuts celebrate the big day by sharing your favorite birthday moments using #KrispyKreme. About Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc., 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 Doughnuts is proud of its Fundraising program, which for decades has helped non-profit organizations raise millions of dollars in needed funds. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts can be found in approximately 12,000 grocery, convenience and mass merchant stores in the U.S. The Company has more than 1,000 retail shops in 27 countries. Connect with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts at www.KrispyKreme.com, or on one its many social media channels, including www.Facebook.com/KrispyKreme, and www.Twitter.com/KrispyKreme.