On Friday, June 1, executives and guests of Krispy Kreme visit the New York Stock Exchange to celebrate the company’s 75th birthday and National Doughnut Day. To highlight these occasions, Krispy Kreme President and CEO Jim Morgan rings the NYSE Closing Bell. Additionally, Krispy Kreme highlights National Doughnut Day by giving away a free doughnut of choice at all participating Krispy Kreme US and Canada shops.
From 3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m., the Glaze The Nation Tour Bus (The Krispy Kreme Cruiser) will stop in front of the NYSE façade (on Broad Street between Wall Street and Exchange Place) for photo ops. Krispy Kreme will distribute over 3000 doughnuts on the NYSE trading floor during The Closing Bell.
In honor of the occasion, President and CEO Jim Morgan rings The Closing BellSM.
Watch the video of the ringing.
Glaze The Nation Tour Bus Stops at the NYSE – Over 3,000 doughnuts delivered to NYSE traders at Market Close
About Krispy Kreme:
Krispy Kreme is an international retailer of premium-quality sweet treats, including its signature Original Glazed(R) 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. Today, Krispy Kreme can be found in approximately 690 locations around the world and approximately 10,000 grocery, convenience and mass merchant stores in the U.S. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Visit us at www.KrispyKreme.com. (Source: Krispy Kreme).