TLC Visits Bing’s Bakery in Newark
Will Buddy’s Bakery Rescue show save the historic shop?
TLC star Buddy Valastro, known around the world as the Cake Boss, has traveled across the United States to help bakers who are struggling to make their dreams come true. Valastro’s new series is “Buddy’s Bakery Rescue.” In the premiere of the summer season, July 1 on TLC, Valastro visits Bing’s Bakery, in Newark. The bakery has been in business since 1946, but owner Tom Bing keeps hundreds of items on the menu, even as they continue to lose money. Valastro, shocked by the waste, pulls out all the stops in an attempt get through to Tom, but will it be enough to save Bing’s? “Buddy’s Bakery Rescue” is inspired by Buddy’s efforts to turn his own family-run neighborhood bakery, Carlo's, into a global destination. He understands the challenges of running a business and the complications of doing it with relatives at your side. In every episode, Valastro will spend time helping a family in crisis, both personally and professionally, helping evaluate their every ingredient and technique and challenging them to make big changes, all in an effort to transform their crumbling dream into a sweet success. Check it out.