Tasty Baking Company


Tasty Baking Company To Cut 32 Jobs At Ex-Corporate HQ

Tasty Baking Co., the maker of Tastykakes and other packaged sweets, will cut 32 jobs at its former corporate headquarters in Philadelphia, a move decided upon after it was acquired by Flower Foods Inc. this year, Tasty said Friday.


(Mayor Nutter, outside his office, commenting on the Tastykake deal.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

Nutter Says Tastykake Takeover Is Good For Philadelphia

Mayor Michael Nutter says the broad outlines of the Tastykake deal look good to him.


(A portion of the new "Baker's Square" development.  Artist's rendering provided)

North Philadelphia Neighborhood’s New Shopping Center Will Include Supermarket

Groundbreaking ceremonies were held Friday morning in the city’s “Hunting Park West” neighborhood for a new development that includes a much-needed supermarket.


FILE (credit: KYW's Mike Dougherty)

Deadline For Tastykake

Tastykake faces a financial expiration date today, as a loan payment that’s already late comes due.


(credit: Mike Dougherty)

Tastykake Finances Not So Sweet

A long-time Philadelphia company announced Wednesday that unexpected production problems at it’s new South Philadelphia bakery have resulted in financial woes.