The website (the “Website“) is operated by Krispy Kreme Ireland Ltd, 6th Floor, 2 Grand Canal Square, Dublin (“Krispy Kreme“).

Krispy Kreme respects your right to privacy and this Privacy Statement (the “Statement“) sets out the basis on which we use, process, store or disclose any personal data detailed below (“Personal Data“) that we collect from you or that you provide to us through the Website. The information provided by you will be held by us as a controller.

This Statement, together with our Cookie Policy applies to your use of the Website.



We collect Personal Data from you when you use the Website and process this Personal Data for the purposes of providing you with access to the Website. You can also choose to provide us with additional Personal Data via email or application forms available via the Website which we will process for the purposes of responding to your queries including any employment applications. Responding to these queries is necessary for the purposes of our legitimate business interests. We store your Personal Data on servers located in Europe. We may, in certain limited scenarios, share your Personal Data within the other entities in the Krispy Kreme group of companies (the “Krispy Kreme Group“) and with third parties. We will also share your Personal Data with law enforcement agencies or public bodies if we are required by law to do so



We will collect and process the following Personal Data from you:

Device Information

When using the Website or availing of services related to the Website, personal information will be collected from you by Krispy Kreme. This includes information about:

  • your device browser including your IP address and other information derived from cookies used on the Website.
  • details of your visits to the Website such as traffic data.

You can choose to provide us with the following Personal Data:

Query and Form Information

You may choose to give us additional information such as your first name, last name, e-mail address and other details when contacting us and submitting enquiries through the Website by e-mailing us or by providing details through our online employment application process.

CV Information

You may choose to give us additional information such as your name, gender, address, email address, university education, professional qualifications, previous employment and other details when applying for vacancies advertised on the Website by emailing your CV to us.

  • If you provide us with this information, we will keep a record of this information for as long as is necessary to deal with your application.

We may obtain the following Personal Data about you from other third parties:

Third Party Information

  • We may receive limited information about you from social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, when you interact with us via such platforms. This includes information such as details of how you shared our website via the social media resources on the Website.



The following table details the legal bases and the purposes for which we process your Personal Data:


Legal Basis

Legitimate Interests
It is necessary for the purpose of our legitimate interests to collect and process these Personal Data for the purposes of improving and monitoring website efficiency and enhancing your use of the Website, and to respond to any queries or requests submitted by you regarding the Website or to process and respond to CVs and/or job applications submitted by you to Krispy Kreme.

Improving Website Functionality & Efficiency

  • To provide, improve, test and monitor the effectiveness of the Website
  • To monitor metrics such as total number of visitors, traffic data and demographic patterns

Complaints, Questions and Cancellations

  • To process and respond to any enquiries or requests you submit to us by email.

Responding to Job Applications

  • To process and respond to any CVs and/or job applications you submit to us.

Promotional or Marketing materials
To provide you with information in relation about our events programme, general news from Krispy Kreme and other communications from Krispy Kreme deemed to be of probable interest (please note that you may opt-out of receiving such marketing information by contacting us at

Personal Data Processed

  • Device Information
  • Query Information
  • CV Information



We will disclose your Personal Data to some or all of the following recipients:


Krispy Kreme Group Companies

  • Members and shareholders of the Krispy Kreme Group.
  • Internal business units within the Krispy Kreme Group.

Other Recipients

  • Regulatory authorities and law enforcement agencies (where we are under a duty to disclose or share your Personal Data in order to comply with any legal or regulatory obligation or request).
  • External advisors e.g. lawyers, accountants and auditors (as necessary to protect Krispy Kreme’s legitimate and legal interests).



Your Personal Data may be stored and transferred outside the European Union (“EU“). We only transfer your Personal Data outside the EU where the EU Commission has decided that the third country in question ensures an adequate level of protection in line with EU data protection standards or there are appropriate safeguards in place to protect your Personal Data. If you would like to find out more about the appropriate safeguards that we have in place to govern the transfer of your Personal Data you can contact us at

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will always do our best to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will endeavour to use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.



In general, we expect to keep your Personal Data for as long as is necessary for the purposes for which it was obtained from the date of collection or, where you enter into a contractual arrangement with us, following the end of the performance of our contract (which may be up to 7 years in some cases).

Please note that in certain circumstances, we may hold your data for a longer period, for example, if we are processing an ongoing claim or believe in good faith that the law or a relevant regulator may reasonably in our view expect or require us to preserve your Personal Data.



You have a number of rights in relation to your Personal Data, which are set out in this section 7. In particular these rights include the right to object to processing of your Personal Data where that processing is carried out for our legitimate interests. Note that in certain circumstances these rights might not be absolute.

Right of Access
You have the right to request a copy of the Personal Data held by us about you and to access the information which we hold about you. We will only charge you for making such an access request where we feel your request is unjustified or excessive.

Right to Rectification
You have the right to have any inaccurate Personal Data which we hold about you updated or corrected.

Right to Erasure
In certain circumstances, you may also have your personal information deleted, for example if you exercise your right to object (see below) and we do not have an overriding reason to process your Personal Data or if we no longer require your Personal Data for the purposes as set out in this Statement.

Right to Restriction of Processing
You have the right to ask us to restrict processing your Personal Data in certain cases, including if you believe that the Personal Data we hold about you is inaccurate or our use of your information is unlawful. If you validly exercise this right, we will store your Personal Data and will not carry out any other processing until the issue is resolved.

Right to Data Portability
You may request us to provide you with your Personal Data which you have given us in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and you may request us to transmit your Personal Data directly to another data controller where this is technically feasible. This right only arises where: (1) we process your Personal Data with your consent or where it is necessary to perform our contract with you; and (2) the processing is carried out by automated means.

Right to Object
You have a right to object at any time to the processing of your Personal Data where we process your Personal Data on the legal basis of pursuing our legitimate interests.

You can exercise any of these rights by submitting a request to

We will provide you with information on any action taken upon your request in relation to any of these rights without undue delay and at the latest within 1 month of receiving your request. We may extend this up to 2 months if necessary however we will inform you if this arises. Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity when you seek to exercise any of your data protection rights.

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the Data Protection Commission. For further information see



If we amend this Statement, in whole or part, any changes will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by email or when you use the Website. The new Statement may be displayed on-screen and you may be required to read and accept it to continue your use of the Website.

If at any time we decide to use your Personal Data in a manner significantly different from that stated in this Statement, or otherwise disclosed to you at the time it was collected, we will notify you by e-mail, and you will have a choice as to whether or not we use your Personal Data in the new manner.

If you have any questions, comments or concerns about the way your Personal Data are being used or processed by Krispy Kreme, please submit your question, comment or concern in writing to our