The International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association is seeking contestants for its 20th annual Cake Decorating Challenge, to be held during the Dairy-Deli-Bake Seminar and Expo, on June 7-9, 2015.
During the three-day event, three supermarket decorators will create enough production cakes to fill an 8-foot bakery case on day one; a custom-design wedding cake on day two; and three cakes on day three, one from each category of special occasion, IDDBA show theme and decorator's choice. The contestants will compete for first, second and third place trophies.
IDDBA will cover transportation, lodging and meals for each contestant during the contest, and materials and tools will be provided.
To enter, decorators should send a photo album of their best cakes along with an entry form by Feb. 13, 2015. Supermarket retailers may enter as many cake decorators as they choose.
Madison, Wis.-based IDDBA is a nonprofit membership organization serving the dairy, deli, bakery, cheese and supermarket foodservice industries.