May 12, 2010 (Business Wire) — Tootie Pie Company, Inc. (OTCBB:TOOT) announced that its pies will be carried at Six Flags theme park in San Antonio, TX.
“Six Flags is one of the most recognizable theme park brands in the US, and we are delighted they chose to serve Tootie Pie in their sit down dining venues,” said Don Merrill, President & CEO. “These high profile venues expose our pies to thousands of tourists. Six Flags is another example of how high profile customers help more customers become familiar with the Tootie Pie brand, in this case by showcasing our pies to a cross section of consumers willing to pay extra for quality.”
“Whether it is a wholesale customer or a corporate gift customer, all want to know that Tootie Pie will make a difference in their business,” Merrill added. “As we have seen in our Tootie Pie Gourmet Cafés, our pies make a memorable conclusion to any meal, and that increases the ticket price for the venue and enhances the experience for the customer.”
About Six Flags
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is a publicly-traded corporation headquartered in New York City and is the world’s largest regional theme park company with 19 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada, and soon will be expanding beyond North America with destinations in Dubai. Since 1961, hundreds of millions of families have trusted Six Flags to combine friendly-clean-fast-safe service with affordable, value-packed thrills, record-shattering roller coasters and special events like the Summer Concert Series, Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park. Six Flags’ wide array of entertainment options reaches all demographics – families, teens, tweens and thrill seekers alike – featuring themed attractions based on skateboarding legend Tony Hawk, the ultimate daredevil Evel Knievel, movie franchises The Dark Knight and The Mummy; as well as world-renowned, kid-friendly brands including Looney Tunes, the Justice League of America, The Wiggles and Thomas the Tank Engine.
Six Flags continues to develop new avenues for growth, acquiring ownership and management of Dick Clark Productions, producer of such perennial television hits as the American Music Awards, the Golden Globe Awards, the Academy of Country Music Awards, Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve and So You Think You Can Dance.
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 (May 12, 2010 – 9:00 AM EDT)