Krispy Kreme ties doughnut prices

to cost of gas with weekly promotion

In a press release, the company said the weekly promotion 

will be available every Wednesday,

A dozen of Krispy Kreme’s original glazed doughnuts is typically around $8

while the average price for a gallon of gas on Tuesday was $4.098, according to AAA.

promotion will allow people to “share some smiles during a difficult time.”