Dollar Tree Moving Into Grocery, Custom Cakes

Dollar Tree Inc. is testing an expanded grocery store concept called Dollar
Tree Market, opening in Chesapeake, VA boasting an expanded housewares section and baked goods made on premises, including custom-ordered cakes, said Chelle Davis, spokeswoman for Dollar Tree, based in Chesapeake.

Cake Chalet Launches Military Outreach Program

March 22, 2010 Cake Chalet

Cake Chalet, a premium cake and frosting mix company,
has announced the launch of its new Mixes for the Military Program. This unique
outreach effort has been developed by founder Christine Buckley to give back to
the brave men and women who protect our country, and to those they leave behind.

Bimbo Bread Bounces Into Atlanta

Bimbo breads on Thursday hit the Atlanta consumer market through Kroger Co.

Stone-Buhr Wants You To Know Your Flour, Know Your Food

March 19, 2010 Adam Starr,

Its no secret how much we Americans love our sugary foods, and our flour is no
exception. When we overly refine our grain into flour, we gain an extended shelf
life, which we pay for with lost nutrients. Stone-Buhr, a small flour milling company in Seattle is hoping to change this model. With David vs. Goliath ambitions, owner and CEO Josh Dorfs mission is simple: to sell sustainably farmed flour from small family farmers, and to deliver a superior product that will truly perform in your recipe.

Barbara’s Bakery Rebranding Turns To Petaluma Legacy

Petaluma natural foods pioneer Barbara’s Bakery is getting a makeover, rolling
out new products and packaging to raise its profile in the $31 billion U.S.
market for health food.