The Artisan

Cake Artists

Top U.S. cake decorators to compete in Las Vegas

Only two more weeks until some of the country’s top professional cake decorators compete in Las Vegas for the 15th Annual Pillsbury Bakers’ Plus Creative Decorating Competition organized by the Retail Bakers of America (RBA). The competition, which will feature six two-person teams, will be held during the 2016 International Baking Industry […]

Bakers Management

Freson Bros. Apprenticeships Bring Baking Back

Jay Cummings remembers a time when bakers were trained in the art and science of baking. They were in high demand, paid well and excited about their career potential. Unfortunately, this isn’t the case today. “People aren’t treating baking as an actual viable trade right now,” said Cummings, bakery director […]