On 8 August 2008, Berjaya Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Sdn Bhd ("BKK"), a subsidiary of Berjaya Corporation Berhad, entered into a Development Agreement with Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc, USA for the rights to develop and operate the Krispy Kreme franchise business in Malaysia.
Its first store was launched in April 2009 in Berjaya Times Square.
Krispy Kreme is a leading branded specialty retailer of premium quality treats, including its signature hot Original Glazed® doughnut. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA, the company has offered the highest quality doughnuts and great tasting coffee since it was founded in 1937. Today, Krispy Kreme and its one-of-a-kind Hot Light can be found in more than 530 locations around the world.