While some in metro Detroit are busying picking costumes and caving pumpkins, in Mexicantown they are prepping for el Dia de los Muertos or the “Day of the Dead.”
A union official says Livonia-based Awrey Bakeries is planning to issue a 60-day federally required layoff notice to its 150 employees after filing with the state.
A Detroit-based bakery is announcing a major expansion that will ultimately mean more jobs and a much-needed boost for the economy.
Union workers at Awrey Bakeries have agreed to a wage cut to help save the 102-year-old company from closing its doors.
About 150 union workers at Awrey Bakeries rejected a take-it-or-leave-it contract on Wednesday, leaving the Livonia company’s future in doubt.
Awrey’s Bakery has been in business for 102 years, making bread, cakes, donuts, pastries and muffins.
At le Petite Prince, owner Yvette Didierjean and her family spend weeks hand painting unique chocolate molds.
After more than a century of serving up paczki, pies and other baked goods, Hamtramck’s New Deluxe Bakery is closing its doors later this month.
This crime takes the cake. One man got his “just desserts” Friday — after stealing from the Strawberry Moon Bakery in Ferndale.