American Families Expected To Bake Eight Dozen Cookies This Holiday Season

December 20, 2010 The J.M. Smucker Company

Warm up those ovens! According to the Crisco Cookie Central online survey conducted by Wakefield Research, Americans expect to bake dozens and dozens of cookies this holiday season. From frosted gingerbread to sugar cookies with sprinkles, home bakers aren’t holding back on this year’s plans for cookies.

Small Bakeries Done?

Competition, the demanding lifestyle of a baker and the ever-rising cost of ingredients and labor have many bakery owners wondering if the business they were born into will be around to serve another generation.

Magnolia Cupcakes Readies Online Push

The Magnolia cupcake bakery made famous by the “Sex and the City” TV show is expanding, again.

NY’s Blue Duck Bakery Cafe To Supply Artisan Breads To Whole Foods

December 17, 2010 Damon Rallis, North Fork Patch

The Blue Duck Bakery Caf, with locations in Southampton and Southold, has been selected by the Northeast Region of the Whole Foods Market to supply European inspired artisan breads, which will be available immediately at Whole Foods Market locations on Long Island and in Manhattan.

Dawson Holdings, LP, Increases Tootie Pie Stake To 25%

December 17, 2010 Tootie Pie Co.

Tootie Pie Company, Inc. announced that Dawson Holdings, LP, has invested an additional $600,000 in the Tootie Pie Company, Inc., taking their equity stake from 15% to 25%. The investment was made pursuant to a previously executed Warrant Agreement that was part of their original investment, announced in August, 2010.