Flowers Foods Acquires Tortilla Maker Leos Food

October 26, 2009 Flowers Foods, Inc.

Flowers Foods, one of the nation’s leading producers and marketers of packaged bakery foods for retail and foodservice customers, has acquired Leos Foods, makers of an extensive line of flour and corn tortillas and tortilla chips.

Market For Products Enriched With Probiotics And Prebiotics Expands

October 2, 2009 Packaged Facts

Innovations in probiotic and prebiotic formulations allowing an increasing number of products to be enhanced with them, and an increasing consumer awareness of the relation between digestive health and immunity and with overall wellness has led Packaged Facts to project the market will exceed $22 billion in 2013, representing a compound annual growth rate of 12% between 2004 and 2013.

Campaign Highlights High Fructose Corn Syrup & Sugar Are Nutritionally The Same

October 2, 2009 Center for Consumer Freedom

A new million dollar ad campaign has launched which focuses on the fact that high fructose corn syrup has been wrongly accused of contributing to obesity more than other sweeteners.

Tastykake/Steelers Collaboration Marks Beginning Of Innovative Venture

October 2, 2009 Tasty Baking Company

Tastykakes sponsoring of the Pittsburgh Steelers hopes to extend the Tastykake tradition of reaching devoted consumers through breakthrough marketing initiatives.

Jazzmans Cafe & Bakery Marks 10 Years With A Year-Long Celebration For Its Guests

October 2, 2009 Sodexo, Inc.

Jazzmans Cafe & Bakery, Sodexos Retail Brand Group, marks its 10th anniversary today by announcing a year long celebration to include seasonal products and the Jazzmans Perks Card, a new guest loyalty program.