CHICAGO, Oct. 8 Kim & Scott's Gourmet Pretzels(TM) ispleased to announce its new Pink Ribbon Pretzel available throughout October,National Breast Cancer Month, benefiting organizations that provideinformation, resources and emotional support to those touched by breastcancer. The specially-created pretzel, hand-twisted in the shape of the breastcancer awareness ribbon, and topped with a pink white-chocolate drizzle is anall-natural twist with the center of a cinnamon roll in every bite.
The four-ounce Pink Ribbon Pretzel will be available online athttp://www.kimandscotts.com or by calling 800-57-TWIST in two delicioussampler packs throughout the month: The "Twist for the Cause" pack: 12 PinkRibbon Pretzels or the "Pink Ribbon Sampler" pack that includes 2 Pink RibbonPretzels, 2 Chocolate Crumb Pretzels, 2 Apple Cinnamon Pretzels, 2 PizzaPretzels, 2 Sourdough Asiago and 2 Traditional Bavarian pretzels.
"Like so many other families, my immediate family has been recentlytouched by breast cancer," states Kim Holstein, Kim & Scotts' Gourmet Pretzelsco-founder and chief inspiration officer. "This is an important step for ourcompany to take and we look forward to a long future continuing to supportbreast cancer causes."
For Chicagoans and visitors to the city, the Pink Ribbon Pretzel will alsobe featured at Kim & Scott's Twisting Cafe, located at Kohl Children's Museumof Greater Chicago. There, guests are invited to literally twist for the causewith Kim & Scott's Twist 'N Top(TM) activity where children twist, decorateand paint their very own pretzel creation.
Like all of Kim & Scott's Pretzels, the Pink Ribbon Pretzel isall-natural, trans-fat and peanut free, low in cholesterol and a good sourceof whole grains. This pretzel, and dozens of other sweet and savory pretzels,is available online at http://www.kimandscotts.com or by calling 800-57-TWIST.
Kim & Scott's Gourmet Pretzels are perfect for snacks, desserts, kids'lunches and on-the- go meals and snacks -- just warm and serve.
About Kim & Scott's Gourmet Pretzels
Since 1995, Kim and Scott Holstein, co-founders of Kim & Scott's GourmetPretzels, have grown their business from the kitchen in Kim's studio apartmentto a national presence selling millions of pretzels each week via grocerystore chains like Albertsons, Jewel, Wild Oats and Whole Foods. In addition,their pretzels can be found at Loews Theaters, Borders Books & Music, Barnes &Noble, and via regular appearances on QVC, where they sold more than 150,000pretzels in just 12 minutes when they debuted on the network. They have alsobeen named "entrepreneurs to watch" by Entrepreneur Magazine, profiled by theFood Network's Road Tasted with the Deen Brothers, CNBC's The Big Idea withDonny Deustch, USA Today and selected as one of 100 top urban entrepreneurs byInc Magazine. Kim & Scott's bakery is located in Chicago and the first-everPretzel Bakery and Twisting Café is located at Kohl Children's Museum outsideof Chicago.
Kim & Scott's Pretzels For Peace(TM) program delivers a strong companycommitment to make a difference in the world community. In addition to itssupport of breast cancer organizations, Kim & Scott's also donates pretzels toMS walks, Special Olympics and food banks. The company also matches employees'contributions to breast cancer charities. Kim & Scott's Gourmet Pretzelsworks to make a positive difference in the community by fighting all forms ofdiscrimination and educating and supporting inner-city children through itsschool/work programs.
For more information, please visit http://www.kimandscotts.com or call(800) 57-TWIST.
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