Birmingham’s Big Sky Bread Needs Space, Leaving Mountain Brook

Big Sky Bread Company, which has been baking its whole-grain breads in Mountain Brook Village since 1994, is closing that bakery and moving all of its operations to its Pelham location. Fans of Big Sky’s best-selling three-seed whole-wheat bread and its original honey-almond granola still will be able to find those and other products at grocery stores all around Birmingham.

Closure Of Flowers Baking Company: Far-Reaching Consequences

Fewer working people, a manufacturers building being vacated and a future reduction in tax revenue are among the consequences area leaders are facing now that a major employer is ceasing production.

Tootie Pie Company Sales Up 53% For January

March 4, 2011 Tootie Pie Co.

Tootie Pie Company, Inc. announced that sales for January 2011 were up 53% versus January 2010. The Company also reported sales increases for fifteen months in a row.

George Weston Signals Food Price Hikes

March 4, 2011 Marina Strauss, CTV

Start stocking up on bread and cookies: giant food producer George Weston Ltd. is passing through 5 per cent price increases to its retail clients, including grocer Loblaw Cos. Ltd. , starting April 1.

Puratos S500: Trust The Best

March 4, 2011 Puratos

Puratos is proud to announce the new and improved S500 bread improver range. Based on Puratos patent-pending enzyme technology and freshness enzymes, the new S500 gives superior dough tolerance, outstanding volume and improves the fresh characteristics of the final bread. True to its tradition S500 continues to offer absolute peace of mind and the best quality.