Guests who say "Happy National Donut Day" receive a free donut with any
purchase on June 6
DUBLIN, OH, May 30, 2014 /CNW/ - In celebration of National Donut Day,
Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop is offering a free donut with any purchase
to guests on June 6-National Donut Day.
U.S. guests who visit participating Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop
restaurants and say "Happy National Donut Day" will receive the
promotional offer. This is the fifth year the bakery cafe chain is
participating in National Donut Day celebrations.
"National Donut Day is a celebration that is close to our heritage as it
pays homage to one of our key baked goods," said Mike Meilleur,
executive vice president, Tim Hortons U.S. "A tasty free donut with
purchase is our way to treat loyal guests and welcome new fans to the
When Tim Hortons restaurants first opened 50 years ago, the brand
offered only two products - coffee and donuts. While Tim Hortons has
been updating its menu over the decades to suit guests' evolving
preferences, it is still known and loved today for its wide variety of
trademark donuts and bite-sized Timbits®. The chain's bestselling donut
in the United States is the Boston Cream.
National Donut Day is celebrated across the United States on the first
Friday in June. The annual event originated in 1938 as a Great
Depression fundraiser by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who
served donuts to soldiers in World War I.
About Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop
Tim Hortons is one of the largest publicly-traded restaurant chains in
North America based on market capitalization. Operating in the quick
service segment of the restaurant industry, Tim Hortons appeals to a
broad range of consumer tastes, with a menu that includes premium
coffee, espresso-based beverages, specialty teas, home-style soups,
fresh sandwiches, grilled panini, wraps, hot breakfast sandwiches and
fresh baked goods, including our trademark donuts. As of March 30,
2014, Tim Hortons had 870 restaurants in the United States and 4,524
restaurants systemwide. To learn more about Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake
Shop, visit www.timhortons.com or follow on Facebook www.facebook.com/TimHortonsUS), Twitter (@TimHortonsUS) and Instagram (@TimHortonsCafeandBakeShop).
SOURCE: Tim Hortons
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