SOURCE: Tootie Pie Company, Inc.

Tootie Pie Company, Inc.

November 20, 2009 13:57 ET

Tootie Pie Solves Pumpkin Pie Crisis

BOERNE, TX--(Marketwire - November 20, 2009) - The Tootie Pie Company, Inc. (OTCBB: TOOT), a premium baker and seller of high-quality, handmade pies, responds to pumpkin pie shortage announced today by Nestle.

Don Merrill, Tootie Pie Company's President & CEO, said, "Today's news from Nestle that our country is facing a shortage of pumpkin pies in advance of Thanksgiving is nothing short of an emergency and, being the maker of the best pies anywhere, we felt compelled to step in and do our part to solve this emergency by announcing that THE TOOTIE PIE COMPANY HAS PUMPKIN PIES for delivery! So, call us or visit our website at but whatever you do, don't have Thanksgiving without pumpkin pie."

Merrill admitted that pumpkin pie fans should, "Call quickly, because even the Tootie Pie Company's supplies are limited!"

Tootie Pie Company bakes and sells high-quality, handmade pies through three basic sales channels: retail, corporate and wholesale. The retail segment serves individual consumers through in-store sales, orders via telephone and internet on the Company's website. The corporate segment serves businesses that purchase pies as a way to promote their company through client and employee appreciation programs. The wholesale segment is made up of regional and national broad-line foodservice distributors who purchase pies and then resell them to their customers. Tootie Pie Company, Inc. is a publicly traded company whose stock is traded on the NASDAQ OTC market under the symbol: "TOOT". For additional information, or to receive correspondence from us, please visit

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