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Bakery.com loses one of its own

Anton “Tony” Stricker, age 89, of Harvard, Ill. passed away December 10th, 2017. Tony owned and operated Swiss Maid Bakery and founded Precision Products and The Practical Baker. Tony was a member of the Harvard Lions Club, the Harvard Moose Lodge, the Baker’s Dozen and the American Society of Bakery Engineers. He […]

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National Bakery Day promotes local bakeries

The first National Bakery Day went “amazingly well,” said Bernadette Shanahan-Haas, Director of Operations, Retail Bakers of America, the trade association that organized the promotion. National Bakery Day, September 28, was developed to promote local bakeries and encourage customers to “Keep Your Dough Local” as the day’s official slogan put […]