RETAILERS HOPING TO 'GET FAT' WITH BIG PACZKI PROMOTIONS

DETROIT -- The National Paczki Committee here has succeeded in pushing the promotion and sales of paczki well beyond the borders of Michigan this year.Retailers in New York, New Jersey, Chicago, Pittsburgh, and Ohio all have plans to promote the high-margin, high calorie pre-Lenten bakery treats.Paczkis (pronounced ponnch-key) have traditionally been sold in areas with a large Polish population and

DETROIT -- The National Paczki Committee here has succeeded in pushing the promotion and sales of paczki well beyond the borders of Michigan this year.

Retailers in New York, New Jersey, Chicago, Pittsburgh, and Ohio all have plans to promote the high-margin, high calorie pre-Lenten bakery treats.

Paczkis (pronounced ponnch-key) have traditionally been sold in areas with a large Polish population and are typically offered on and just prior to Fat Tuesday, the day before the st

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