Jul. 15, 2010 (Business Wire) — Tootie Pie Company, Inc. (OTCBB: TOOT) announced that sales for June 2010 were up 16%, versus June 2009.
“We have experienced solid monthly increases for nine months in a row. I continue to be very pleased with the way sales are trending across all our selling channels,” said Don Merrill, President & CEO, “and our newest pie innovation, ‘Pie on a Stick,’ is creating quite a lot of buzz at our Tootie Pie Gourmet Cafés!”
Merrill added that he is seeing “true sales and marketing integration, extending through all of our selling channels” for the first time in the Company’s history.
“We are getting a tremendous response from our recent press releases,” added Merrill. “We will continue to set our sights on high profile customers and partnerships.”
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 (July 15, 2010 – 9:29 AM EDT)