SOURCE: Tootie Pie Company, Inc.

May 07, 2008 08:05 ET

Tootie Pie Company Opens New SYSCO Region

BOERNE, TX--(Marketwire - May 7, 2008) - The Tootie Pie Company, Inc. (OTCBB: TOOT), a premium baker and seller of high-quality, handmade pies, is pleased to announce that our pies are now being carried by the SYSCO Dallas operating company. Tootie Pies are now stocked in four SYSCO regions including: SYSCO Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Austin, TX.

"The Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex is a key region we plan to go deeper in this year and this addition better enables us to accomplish our aggressive sales goals. We are extremely pleased to have them on board and to continue to grow our business with SYSCO," said Don Merrill, President & CEO.

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 emails from us, please visit us at: www.tootiepieco.com

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