Are you a bakery that inspires others?

We are searching for the most Inspirational Bakery of the Year!

Tell us your story about how you and your bakery has done something wonderful in your community with your products, services or just treating every customer with that something extra special! We want to hear your good work! Tell us! Enter Now!

All entries must be received by April 30, 2021. The entries will be reviewed by a panel comprised of Bakers Journal and contest sponsors. The top 5 entries will be contacted for a follow-up interview.

Criteria: Entries will be weighed on the following criteria:
1. Community Involvement
2. Creativity
3. Success in their community
4. Tell us a good story about what you do for your community.


Inspirational Bakery of the Year Entry Form

  • Please tell us how you are supporting your community, whether through team sponsorships, organizing events, fundraisers, donations or anything else!
  • Or Mail to:
    Inspirational Bakery of the Year Award
    Attn: Bakers Journal/Naomi Szeben
    Annex Business Media
    105 Donly Drive S
    Simcoe, ON N3Y 4N5
  • By entering the Jake The Baker contest, you consent to such collection, use and sharing of your information with Ardent Mills and Bakers Journal. Entrants agree that the sponsors can use their name, voice, image, town, city, province/territory of residence, and/or photograph in any publicity or advertisement carried out by the sponsors, without further remuneration or notice, except where prohibited by law. The entrant may chose to opt-out of from future communications from Ardent Mills by sending an email to
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If you have any questions about the contest, please contact Naomi Szeben

The winner will receive a trip to Bakery Showcase to accept the award and a Cover Story in Bakers Journal.
*Trip includes transportation and hotel with a maximum value of $1500
Bakers Journal and Ardent Mills will donate $50 per entry up to a maximum of $5000.