Tasty Baking Co.

(Tasty Baking president Paul Ridder at the companty's 100th anniversary celebration.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

Tastykake, a Sweet Philadelphia Icon, Marks 100th Birthday

“Today we’re making 100 special deliveries to local charities and first responders across Philadelphia and surrounding communities,” said Tastykake president Paul Ridder.



Georgia Company Purchases Tastykake For $165 Million

Flowers Foods Inc. is buying Tasty Baking Co., maker of Tastykakes, for about $165 million.


(Tasty Baking Company's top selling item, the Peanut Butter Kandy Kake.  Photo provided)

Tastykakes Set To Return To Phillies’ Ballpark Concession Stands

Tastykakes are making a comeback at the Phillies’ ballpark this season.



Pa. Offers $1M Loan To Troubled Tastykake Maker

Gov. Ed Rendell says the state is prepared to offer the financially troubled manufacturer of snack foods line Tastykakes a $1 million loan.


(Photo by Tony Romeo)

Rendell: State Looking For Ways To Help Tasty Baking Co.

Rendell says he trying to help the 97-year-old Philadelphia company “stay on its feet.”