It centred on a huge doughnut box measuring 12ft by 3ft and featuring 2,400 of the doughy treats. Companies had a chance to win the whole thing by generating the most amount of support on social media using #KKOccasions.
The campaign generated 100 pieces of coverage and thousands of branded social media mentions, reaching more than 28 million people. Traffic to the website grew by more than 500 per cent during the campaign and Krispy Kreme smashed its sales target by in excess of 100 per cent.
A simple idea, brilliantly executed
Will Hart, Nelson Bostock Unlimited
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