Apr. 22, 2010 (Business Wire) — Tootie Pie Company, Inc. (OTCBB:TOOT) announced the completion of a very successful food show with Ben E Keith Foodservice in Oklahoma City, landing forty-three new restaurant customers across the state of Oklahoma.
“I have been to literally hundreds of these food shows in my career and I have never seen such a positive response,” said Randy Graybill, Director of Wholesale Foodservice & Grocery.
Don Merrill, President & CEO, said, “The results from this food show are illustrative of how well things are going for us in many of our wholesale markets as we take some of what we are experiencing first hand at our Tootie Pie Gourmet Cafés and use it to educate wholesale customers on the benefits of serving Tootie Pie in their venues.”
About Tootie Pie Co.
Tootie Pie Company bakes and sells high-quality, handmade pies through three basic sales channels: retail, corporate and wholesale. The retail segment serves individual customers through sales in its Tootie Pie Gourmet Cafés, in-store sales, orders via telephone and internet on the Company’s website. The corporate segment serves businesses that purchase pies as a way to promote their company through client and employee appreciation programs. The wholesale segment is made up of national and regional broad line grocery and foodservice distributors who purchase pies and then resell them through their respective sales distribution channels. Tootie Pie Company is a public company traded on the NASDAQ OTC market under the symbol “TOOT.” For additional information or to receive correspondence from Tootie Pie Company, please visit www.tootiepieco.com.
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Source: Business Wire (April 22, 2010 – 10:38 AM EDT)