Krispy Kreme and Robern Menz have joined forces again to bring back the popular FruChocs® Krispy Kreme doughnut which will be available in all 151 OTR stores and Krispy Kreme stores from Wednesday (23rd September).
The FruChocs® doughnut is a twist on the signature Krispy Kreme Original Glazed® but with a chocolate coating, FruChocs® famous peach and apricot Kreme centre, and then topped off with three FruChocs® to create a truly South Aussie iconic treat.
Originally created for FruChocs® Appreciation Day in 2016, it quickly become one of the best-selling Krispy Kreme doughnuts in South Australia.
The FruChocs® Krispy Kreme doughnuts will be available as singles, 4-pack or a dozen, with purchasers of a dozen going into the draw to win a year’s supply of Krispy Kreme doughnuts.
South Australians will be able to pick-up these new, mouth-watering treats even more easily following the roll-out of Krispy Kreme doughnuts to all OTR stores across the state, open 24/7 for added convenience so that customers are never too far away from delicious doughnuts.
Krispy Kreme SA General Manager Mark Higginbottom said it was exciting to be partnering with Robern Menz again to bring back the FruChocs® Krispy Kreme doughnuts.
“Customers have been asking us to bring them back for a while and we’re delighted to see this modern classic Krispy Kreme return to the shelves of OTR stores, said Mr Higginbottom.
“We’re always aiming to surprise and delight our customers with new products and limited releases, and we know this one will be particularly popular.
“These doughnuts are 100 percent South Australian with the FruChocs® manufactured at Robern Menz’s factory in Glynde and the doughnuts are made at our factory store at West Croydon,” concluded Mr Higginbottom.
Robern Menz has been producing FruChocs® since 1948 and currently produces around 60,000 a year.
FruChocs® are recognised by the National Trust as having cultural and historical significance to the state of South Australia and as such were certified as an ‘Icon of South Australia’ in 2005 when they joined the ‘Bank SA Heritage Icons’ list
Robern Menz Marketing Manager, Polly Love said it had been a really tough year for South Aussies, and as more people are looking for simple indulgences to enjoy from the comfort of their own home with friends and family, we’re pleased to collaborate with the team at Krispy Kreme to bring some joy back into 2020 through a delicious, FruChocs® inspired donut.
“Based on our previous limited time only releases with Krispy Kreme, we know FruChocs® fans across the state are going to be running to get their hands on them,” said Ms Love.