Tasty Baking Co.
“Today we’re making 100 special deliveries to local charities and first responders across Philadelphia and surrounding communities,” said Tastykake president Paul Ridder.
Flowers Foods Inc. is buying Tasty Baking Co., maker of Tastykakes, for about $165 million.
Tastykakes are making a comeback at the Phillies’ ballpark this season.
Gov. Ed Rendell says the state is prepared to offer the financially troubled manufacturer of snack foods line Tastykakes a $1 million loan.
Rendell says he trying to help the 97-year-old Philadelphia company “stay on its feet.”