Detroit Good Cakes & Bakes Expands Into Old Abandoned Building | Food News | Detroit

click to enlarge courtesy photo Good Cakes & Bakes on Detroit’s historic Avenue of Fashion is expanding. When April Anderson realized her small bakery on Detroit’s west side had outgrown her, she thought adding a simple wall might solve the problem. That project soon turned into a business expansion that will see Good Cakes & … Read more

Ballots have been mailed as baristas at the Boulder Beer Market work toward unionization

Brewing Market Coffee, which employs about 45 workers at five locations and a warehouse in Boulder, recently obtained enough signatures from those employees to hold a union election. On September 7, all workers were mailed ballots with a single question: Would you like to be represented by Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers & Grain Millers (BCTWG) … Read more

Termini Bros. Bakery now serving ice cream at Comcast Center

Beat the late summer heat with the help of a beloved local bakery that is now serving unique frozen desserts at one of its locations. The Termini Bros. location on the Concourse at the Comcast Center began serving ice cream earlier this month, offering customers a variety of flavors, sauces and toppings. MORE: Historical Society … Read more

St. Louis Mauki’s Bakery Launches Fundraiser, Narrowly Avoids Eviction | Food and Drink News | Saint Louis | St. Louis News and Events

click to enlarge DANIEL HILL Angie Swyers works behind the counter at her Soulard bakery, Mauki’s. On a recent sunny afternoon, Angie Swyers sits at a picnic table outside her Soulard bakery, Mauki’s, apologizing to a reporter for the frequent interruptions caused by the constant stream of customers entering her store. The bakery isn’t usually … Read more

Kellogg executive compared union leaders to ‘terrorists’ in leaked audio | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge MDV Edwards / Shutterstock.com Kellogg’s Corn Flakes on display in a supermarket aisle. A top Kellogg Co. executive has compared union leaders to “terrorists” after a 10-week strike at a grain plant, according to audio recordings obtained by the interception. Ken Hurley, vice president in charge of union negotiations, made the statement … Read more

La Belle Vie Bakery Opens a Brick-and-Mortar in Scottsdale

Although the bakery doesn’t yet have a sign, you don’t need a name to identify it. The intoxicating smell of baked sugar and butter lures you in like the Pied Piper of Hamelin. Inside, the pastry case holds a variety of croissants, loaves of bread, and swirl pastries. “Come on back,” invites Nathas Kraus, owner … Read more