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TastyKake Turns 100
A milestone happened today for a made in America classic. Do you remember the ads — “Nobody bakes a cake as tasty as a Tastykake!” Well you’re not alone. Tastykakes were part of the American childhood and today was the company’s 100th birthday. It first debuted in Philadelphia. The makers of Peanut Butter Kandy Kakes and Butterscotch Krimpets today released limited edition Birthday Kake Cupcakes.
Moviefone Ends Telephone Service
There’s a big change coming to Moviefone. After 25 years, the telephone hotline is calling it quits, but the service will continue online and through its phone app. During its heyday, Moviefone’s telephone service received millions of calls but the service has been on a steady decline in the last few years. The company now hopes to focus its attention and resources on its app.