Alessi Bakery is proud to announce that it is officially competing for the title, “Sweetest Bakery in America.” From March 1st through July 31st, the Dawn Foods contest invites communities across the country to cast their vote and help their favorite bakery win the title of Sweetest Bakery in America.
“Alessi Bakery has been honored to serve the community of Tampa Bay since my great-grandfather moved here from Italy more than a century ago, delivering freshly baked bread by horse and cart,” says Phil Alessi Jr., who is a fourth-generation owner of the bakery. “Now we ask our kind patrons to show us support by making Alessi the official, Sweetest Bakery in America,” says Mr. Alessi.
To vote for Alessi Bakery, visit https://sweetestbakeryinamerica.com/bakery/alessi-bakery/
In September, Dawn Foods will name one national, grand prize winner, second and third-place national winners, and winners in each state. If Alessi Bakery wins the national prize, the bakery will receive publicity support, a celebration party, and an innovation session to create even more delicious treats for the community of Tampa. State winners will also receive support from Dawn Foods to help promote their bakeries in their communities.
“We are excited for bakeries to get involved in Dawn Foods’ second annual Sweetest Bakery in America competition and celebrate voters’ favorite bakeries across the country,” said Becky Loveland, VP of Marketing and R&D, North America for Dawn Foods. “As part of our longstanding commitment to helping our customers grow their business, we hope this friendly nationwide competition helps boost sales, drive traffic instore and makes our customer’s bakeries top of mind for their local communities. Whether you head to your local bakery for your everyday treat or for special occasions, any day is a great day to visit your bakery and vote.”
Drawing nearly 600,000 votes, more than 1,400 bakeries across the United States and Puerto Rico participated in 2017. Voting officially kicks off March 1, 2018 and is open until July 31, 2018. Voters can submit one entry per day in-store and online at www.sweetestbakeryinamerica.com.
About Alessi Bakery
Alessi Bakery was established in 1912 and is proud to have served the Tampa Bay area, becoming an institution for locals for four generations. Founded by Nicolo Alessi who arrived in Tampa from Italy more than a century ago, Alessi brought his knowledge and culture with him. Nicolo’s focus on quality, consistency, and love of customer service has been their perfect recipe for success. Their love, experience, and knowledge have made Alessi Bakery a household name in Tampa and far beyond.
About Dawn Food Products. Inc.
Bakery manufacturer and ingredients supplier Dawn Food Products, Inc. inspires bakery success every day. Committed to delighting its customers around the world, Dawn Foods delivers the insights, innovations, products and bakery expertise that empowers them to achieve their aspirations. Headquartered in Jackson, Michigan, Dawn Foods partners with some 40,000 artisanal and retail bakers, food service leaders and manufacturers located in more than 100 countries and has 5,000 Team Members globally. Dawn Foods is a trusted advisor to its customers helping grow their customers’ business through its first, forward and fresh thinking. For more information about the company, its products and culture, please visit www.dawnfoods.com.