Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. operates as a branded retailer and wholesaler of doughnuts, beverages, and treats and packaged sweets worldwide. The companyĺs doughnuts products comprise Original Glazed doughnut; cake doughnuts and crullers; and seasonal doughnuts comprising hearts, pumpkins, footballs, eggs, and snowmen, as well as honeybuns, fruit pies, mini-crullers, and chocolate products. Its beverage products consists of drip coffees, coffee-based and non-coffee-based frozen drinks, juices, sodas, milks, water, frozen/blended beverages, and packaged and fountain beverages. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. also operates franchise stores; and manufactures and sells doughnut mixes, other ingredients and supplies, and doughnut-making equipment. The company sells its products through owned and franchised factory and satellite stores, as well as through wholesale sales channels, including convenience stores, grocery stores/mass merchants, and other food service and institutional accounts. As of January 29, 2012, it operated 92 company-operated doughnut shops, including 72 factory and 20 satellite shops in 19 states in the United States and the District of Columbia; 142 domestic franchise stores consisting of 102 factory and 40 satellite stores in 29 states in the United States; and 460 international franchise shops comprising 118 factory stores and 342 satellite shops in 20 countries. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.