(QCostarica) The wave of American fast food franchises continues in Costa Rica, the latest to announce its arrival is Krispy Kreme Doughuts.

Is it doughnuts, donuts or donas, what they care calle din Costa Rica.

In a press release on Tuesday, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts announced a development agreement with Inversiones DBA-KKD de Costa Rica to open 10 Krispy Kreme shops in Costa Rica in the next five years.

“Costa Rica’s rapid market growth and consumer demand for sweet treats makes this the perfect time for Krispy Kreme to expand in the country,” said Dan Beem, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts’ Senior Vice President and President – International.

“Our partners have a successful history and we are thrilled to partner with them to bring the iconic Krispy Kreme experience to the country,” add Beem.

The principal owner of Inversiones is Miguel Hernandez, who is also the managing director.

Hernandez said Costa Ricans will find Krispy Kreme shops to be their new favorite spot for something sweet and a premium cup of coffee.

“We are happy to bring the joy of Krispy Kreme to Costa Rica,” said Hernandez “Once people try our doughnuts, they will not believe how long they have lived without having a freshly made Original Glazed® doughnut.”

KKDBowtieAbout Krispy Kreme
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts 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.

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