SOURCE: Tootie Pie Company, Inc.

November 20, 2008 08:05 ET

Tootie Pies Adds HEB Locations

BOERNE, TX--(Marketwire - November 20, 2008) - The Tootie Pie Company, Inc. (OTCBB: TOOT), a premium baker and seller of high-quality, handmade pies, is pleased to announce that their pies will be sold in 3 new HEB stores, bringing the total HEB locations to 12, including the original 8 HEB Central Market stores and the recently announced HEB Alon Market at 8503 NW Military Hwy in San Antonio, Texas. The 3 new locations are:

    --  HEB Plus! -- San Antonio
        1150 N.W. Loop 1604 (Blanco & 1604)
        San Antonio, TX 78248

    --  HEB Bunker Hill Market
        9710 Katy Freeway (Bunker Hill & I-10)
        Houston, TX 77055

    --  HEB Woodlands Market Store
        9595 Six Pines Drive
        The Woodlands, TX 77380

Based in San Antonio, Texas, HEB is one of the largest independent grocery chains in the United States. With hundreds of stores in more than 150 communities in Texas, HEB serves millions of customers in Texas and Mexico.

"We welcome these new HEB locations. The timing is perfect, as it provides customers looking to purchase Tootie Pies for Thanksgiving and throughout the holiday season with several convenient locations in Houston, Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin and San Antonio," said Don Merrill, President & CEO, the Tootie Pie Company, Inc.

Tootie Pie Company bakes and sells high-quality, handmade pies through three basic sales channels: retail, corporate and wholesale. Retail sales are driven by individual consumers across the country through the Company's website, orders via telephone and in-store sales. Corporate sales provide unique corporate gifts for businesses looking to show appreciation to their clients and employees during the holidays or throughout the year. Wholesale is made up of regional and national broad-line foodservice distributors who purchase pies and then resell them to restaurants, high-end retail grocery stores, hotels, coffee shops and caterers. The Tootie Pie Company, Inc. is a public company whose stock is traded on the NASDAQ OTC markets under the symbol: "TOOT." For additional information, or to receive emails from us, please visit

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