“Focusing on talent and custom cakes has given us double-digit growth, percentage-wise, for three years straight.” – Scott Fox, bakery operations director, Love Cakes by DLM
“The key is making sure the fresh produce our customers buy in our stores continues to look and taste the same when they pull it out of the fridge three days later."
— Travis Moore, a Walmart store manager
With the continued popularity of pumpkin and pumpkin spice flavors, supermarket bakeries around the country have come up with increasingly creative treats that capitalize on the trend.
Not all shopping trips are created equal. Some are of the weekly stock-up variety, while others are quick trips for purchasing just a few items. And then we have the entertaining shopper, the individual whose mission is to select products for a...
Photos courtesy of Gelson’s Markets