Remember back in August when we relayed the Chronicle's initial report that Dunkin' Donuts was planning to open 60 stores in Houston during the next five years?
Photo courtesy Krispy Kreme How do these stack up against other Houston doughnuts?
Well, the doughnut craze is still going strong. This week, the Chronicle reported that Krispy Kreme is making a Houston comeback. The chain closed all its Houston locations in 2006 after Lone Star Doughnuts Ltd. and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. got into disputes over forced expansion and overhead costs.
Thank goodness Krispy Kreme is coming, because I don't think dozens of Shipley Do-Nuts, 60 Dunkin' Donuts and countless other mom-and-pop shops can handle all of our doughnut desires.More »