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May 24, 2017
Zehnder's BBQ Sauces

Summer’s Here!

By Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth [PHOTOS] I was driving down the highway when a large billboard selling grilling products caught my eye. The message was, “The Summer Grilling Season is Here!” I never really thought of “grilling” as a specific season, I really enjoy grilling and use my […]
May 17, 2017

Zehnder’s 2017 Mother of the Year Winner

Pictured above left to right: Shannon Smith, Nancy Reinke and John Shelton, V.P. of Marketing and Sales of Zehnder’s. Thank you to all who entered the Zehnder’s annual Mother of the Year contest.  Congratulations to Nancy Reinke from Fenton, Michigan for winning Zehnder’s Mother of the Year contest! Her daughter Shannon […]
April 27, 2017

The Bavarian Festival – Coming Back to Downtown Frankenmuth!

By Al Zehnder, CEO of Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth In 1950, the Zehnder family purchased Fischer’s Hotel, just across the street from Zehnder’s; William “Tiny” Zehnder, Jr. was named manager. After a few years operating as Fischer’s, the family agreed with Tiny that if they differentiated the two properties architecturally, they […]
April 14, 2017
Zehnder's 2016 Mother of the Year - Shirley Zanley

Zehnder’s Mother of the Year Contest Celebrates 25 Years!

Pictured above left to right: Zehnder’s 2016 Mother of the Year – Shirley Zanley, daughter Cherilyn Piazza and John Shelton, Zehnder’s V.P. of Marketing and Sales Zehnder’s opened its doors for business on Mother’s Day, 1929, when Zehnder’s chefs served up a total of 312 chicken dinners. Since then, hundreds […]