Founder Of Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods Transfers Business To Employees

February 18, 2010 Dana Tims, The Oregonian

An Employee Stock Ownership Plan Bob Moore unveiled at an 81st birthday celebration in his honor means that his 209 employees now own the place and its 400 offerings of stone-ground
flours, cereals and bread mixes.

Which Mail-Order Cupcakes Take The Cake?

Bakeries nationwide now want to ship you a fresh batch by overnight mail. The promise? Perfectly pretty and delicious cupcakes, with icing intact, for an equally pretty price.

Addicted To Crack Pie

February 18, 2010 Regis Lacher, Seattlest

A staple of NYC-based Momofuku Bakery & Milk Bar, crack pie is a variant of chess pie, which, if you’re not familiar with it, is a traditional American dessert which is best described as “pecan pie without any pecans.”

Flowers Foods Declares Dividend

February 17, 2010 Flowers Foods

The board of directors of Flowers Foods (NYSE: FLO) today
announced a quarterly dividend of $.175 per share. This action renews the annual
dividend rate of $.70. The dividend is payable on March 16, 2010, to
shareholders of record on March 2, 2010.

Bisquick Unveils Pancake Nation – ‘Makin’ The Batter Matter’

February 17, 2010 General Mills

Today, Bisquick, America’s best-selling pancake mix, launches
Bisquick Pancake Nation, the first Web site of its kind to unite pancake lovers
from across all parts of the United States. Whether a pancake lover looking to
plan and promote a pancake event, or a pancake connoisseur seeking a delectable
breakfast nearby, this Web site is full of tools and information.