Home › Forums › Miscellaneous Forums › Fast Food Franchises & Non-Roadfood Chains › Krispy Kreme has closed near me :-( › RE: Krispy Kreme has closed near me :-( January 10, 2006 at 3:26 pm #2192133 roossy90Member quote: Originally posted by enginecapt KK are too sweet for my taste. There’s enough non chain fresh doughnuts around here to keep me out of the chain stores. When did doughnut become donut? I must have missed something along the way. No doubt sometime after olicook fell out of favor. Some people still some have class and spell them properly.. DOUGHNUTS! http://www.krispykreme.com/# other links like DD and Entenmanns use the spelling,DONUTS! Arrgh!