Prairie City Bakery Signs Multi Year Marketing Agreement with the Chicago Cubs

February 27, 2009

Prairie City Bakery has signed a multi-year marketing agreement with the Chicago Cubs. Prairie City Bakery has been designated the “Official Cookie of the Chicago Cubs” and the “Official Cookie Served at Wrigley Field”. As part of this agreement, Prairie City Bakery® Down Home Cookies along with other branded baked goods, will be sold and promoted at Chicago Cubs home games, concerts and other events at Wrigley Field.

The Prairie City Bakery Cookies will be sold throughout the ball park in the Wrigley Field concessions. The products will be featured on concourse signage, pre-game on the scoreboard and through public address announcements. Prairie City Bakery will also be able to promote with the Cubs logo on their products and displays with their other retail and food service partners in the immediate marketing area.

“We are very pleased to be partnering with the Chicago Cubs and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial marketing partnership,” according to Bill Skeens, President and Founder of Prairie City Bakery. “We believe our cookies and other bakery items will be a great addition to the food offerings at Wrigley Field”.

“The Chicago Cubs are very excited to bring Prairie City Bakery to Wrigley Field as the ‘Official Cookie of the Chicago Cubs’. We look forward to a long term partnership,” said Matt Wszolek, Director of Sales and Promotions.

Founded in 1994 in Libertyville, IL, Prairie City Bakery is currently headquartered in Vernon Hills, Illinois. They provide fully baked, thaw and sell bakery solutions to the Foodservice, C-Store and Drug Store Channels nationwide to over 25,000 accounts. Prairie City Bakery offers a wide range of high quality individual bakery items including the “Bigger” Big Cinnamon Rolls®, Muffins, Danish, Bear Claws, Donuts, Big N Fudgy Brownies®, Chocolate Dipped Pretzels and Down Home Cookies®.

For more information please Contact Prairie City Bakery at (847) 573-9640. You can also follow us on Facebook or Twitter.