Krispy Kreme Statistics and Facts for 2024

Last Updated on: January 6th, 2024

Here are a few of the most interesting Krispy Kreme statistics and facts I was able to dig up including restaurant count, revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Krispy Kreme Facts

Here is pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about Krispy Kreme.

Krispy Kreme Statistics restaurant count and Facts 2022

Krispy Kreme is an American doughnut and coffeehouse chain. The company was founded in 1937 by Vernon Rudolph and is headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Krispy Kreme is known for its signature Original Glazed doughnuts, which are made from a secret recipe that has remained unchanged since the company’s inception. These doughnuts are known for their light and fluffy texture, sweet glaze, and melt-in-your-mouth experience. Krispy Kreme offers a variety of other doughnut flavors, including chocolate, filled, and seasonal options.

In addition to doughnuts, Krispy Kreme serves a range of beverages, including brewed coffee, espresso-based drinks, iced beverages, and frozen drinks. The company also offers a selection of bagels, sandwiches, and other breakfast items in some of its locations.

Krispy Kreme operates both company-owned and franchise locations in various countries worldwide. The iconic Krispy Kreme “Hot Now” sign is often illuminated when fresh doughnuts are coming out of the oven, signaling customers that they can enjoy warm doughnuts straight off the line.

The company has a strong brand presence and has become a cultural icon in the United States and in many other countries. Krispy Kreme doughnuts are often associated with special occasions, breakfast treats, and indulgent treats.

Krispy Kreme Restaurant Count

Number of Krispy Kreme restaurants:

1,323 (2022)

Krispy Kreme Employee Count

Number of Krispy Kreme employees:

23,500 employees (2022)

Krispy Kreme Revenue Totals

Krispy Kreme annual revenue:


Additional Krispy Kreme Statistics

Number of different varieties of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts that are sold:

20 (2018)

Number of stores Krispy Kreme Doughnuts are sold in:

8,000 (2018)

Number of Krispy Kreme donuts made each year:

20 million (2019)

Number of countries Krispy Kreme doughnuts are sold in:

32 (2018)

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Krispy Kreme statistics come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.

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