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German billionaire heirs to add Krispy Kreme doughnuts to menu

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Krispy Kreme is most famous for its glazed doughnut, but also sells a wide assortment of other flavours. More recently, the company has made coffee a priority with new offerings and promotions.

New York

A GERMAN billionaire family has been on a breakfast buying binge. The newest item on its plate: doughnuts. The board of Krispy Kreme, best known for its warm glazed doughnuts, has agreed to the company's acquisition by JAB Holding Co and a minority investor, BDT Capital Partners