Mumbai’s Iconic Bakery ‘Ribbons and Balloons’-Serving a Sweet Tradition of Joy in Namma Kudla
Mangaluru: You know how people have a sweet tooth? Mine’s a chocolate one. Desserts are synonymous to chocolates to me. I was really overwhelmed when I heard that a unique dessert and cake shack having earned name and fame in Mumbai for decades was opening in town, and I couldn’t wait to be there on their opening day. And to be honest with you all, this new and unique Cake shop in town will surely satiate your dessert and cakes cravings. Pardon my bias towards chocolaty desserts but assure you won’t have regrets! Now before you read, if you are lazing at home, you may want to get ready to leave out while reading this, because at the end of the read you’re gonna wanna eat! And the place to go to satisfy your cravings and sweet-tooth is “Ribbons and Balloons “- a new Cake Shop located at Shop No 1, G 1, Lalbagh Towers, Opposite Ballalbagh Circle-Mangaluru.
And for that matter now, if you’re in Mangaluru and your sweet tooth craves, henceforth your wisdom tooth will say be wise and head on to ‘Ribbons and Balloons’ Cake Shop, where they’ll not only serve you cakes/pastries/desserts but creations that could only come from very passionate pastry chefs. Their desserts and cakes are unique; this is your perfect destination when you want to have a 5-star experience for just Cakes/desserts, and including Sandwiches. As they say that “Bakers make the world smell better”- for that matter this franchise has bakers having quite a few years of experience in baking, who bring their talents in creating some unique desserts and cakes. All desserts and cakes using latest baking and finishing equipment. They use only fresh ingredients, no preservatives or artificial flavors. “Big-O” fresh donuts are also made daily.
For those of you who do not have a specific food allergy, good news – ‘Ribbons and Balloons’ baked goods taste awesome enough for you too. They don’t believe in holding back when it comes to desserts, so when you’re eating a healthier version of your favorite treats, you can indulge more often! They also want to keep the freshness of the season, so check out their menu often for updates and new items. Also, check out which awesome ingredients they use and find some mouth-watering nutritious alternatives. “A party without a cake is just a meeting”- is a saying quite true. So if you are looking for a wide variety of cakes to suit any occasions, |Ribbons and Balloons” can custom-make it for you. That’s not all! With a technique that’s just based on a lot of intuition and understanding of the chemistry that goes into a cake mix or recipe, their creations will surely be popular in this coastal town soon. And for the strictly vegetarians, they even have egg-less cakes.
At ‘Ribbons and Balloons” they are delighted to bring you varieties of cakes that are home baked and handcrafted from scratch and from the finest ingredients with no premixes, additives or preservatives. All toppings and fillings are also made by them, since they believe that a cake isn’t memorable unless it is delicious to taste and gorgeous to look at. They use only the freshest and finest ingredients available. Not only do the cakes they make have to look great, they must taste terrific as well. You can taste the difference in quality at this new outlet. Elegant customized designer cakes with great taste and an affordable price for all your fun, funky, memorable and special events!
This new Cake Shop was inaugurated by MCC Mayor Bhasker Moily by cutting the ribbon on Wednesday, 11 July 2018, along with CA Sathish Shetty-Adviser of ‘Ribbons and Balloons’; CEO of ‘Ribbons and Balloons’ Yash Shetty; Satish Shetty-Financial Adviser/Partner of Master Franchisee; Anoop Sagar – Coastal wood actor; Laksha Shetty-Multi-lingual actress; Nidhi Kushalappa-South Indian actress; Laxmi Shenoy-in-charge of branding and PR; among many other well-wishers and guests. In his inaugural address, Bhaskar Moily said,” It’s nice to note that a Mangalorean who had opened Ribbons and Balloons’ and served the people of Mumbai and which has been successful in Mumbai, has now decided to serve Mangaloreans by launching this new outlet here. Mangaluru being an educational hub, with lots of youngsters here, there is no doubt that this Cake Shop will serve the needs of young and older customers. Wishing this outlet all the best and good luck”
CA Sathish Shetty, the Adviser/Partner of Master Franchisee said, “Ribbons and Balloons has been in Mumbai for the last 14 years, and now having over 100 outlets in Pune and Mumbai. We are overwhelmed and feel proud to open our first outlet in our home town-Kudla, where we were born. Our main aim is to focus on giving quality product to the customers, and we prepare our items under proper hygienic conditions. Nearly 700 employees are working with us, and in the nearest future we will be launching nearly 30 to 40 outlets in Mangaluru, Udupi, Kundapur, and Puttur. We will also launch a state-of-the-art factory in Mangaluru soon”
In our country Success and Happiness always begins with a Sweet Note. So to fulfill this beautiful tradition “Ribbons and Balloons” has been there for its customers since 2005. Straight from the ovens of the finest bakery, they bring you the fresh taste of goodness. Here, you get a wide choice of rich delicious Pastries, Birthday Cakes, Custom and Fancy Cakes for all occasion, Tea Cakes, Puffs, Rolls, Sandwiches, and more. Leading and growing strongly with around 100 stores in Mumbai and Pune, their growth has been an inspiring success story to tell.
“Ribbons and Balloons” have accomplished all this through their closely understanding of their customer needs, excellent products, state of the art manufacturing, motivated employees, efficient supply chain management and satisfied franchise partners. Their expansion plan in the coming years is to create our presence in all the cities Pan India. The man behind this enterprise is a visionary, a business tycoon, a leader, who is none other than- Satish Shetty, a Mangalorean who has a series of firsts to his credit. With astounding contribution in a diverse spectrum of sectors, he is known for his pioneering initiatives in food industry.
A retail chain of cake shops dedicated to cakes, pastries, cookies, deserts is his brainchild. He is the Chairman and Managing Director, leading the Executive team of Yaash Krishni Group of Companies which is responsible for directing company’s strategy, planning and operations. It’s his vision and hard work behind the tremendous success and rapid geographical expansion of Ribbons and Balloons brand since 2005. His career spans more than 25 years in various aspects of business and corporate. He has been the strategy leader in organizational capacity building both internal and external in terms of building a large portfolio of dedicated franchise partnership, alliance, suppliers and customers. He also oversees the design thinking for continuous innovation and change to drive further growth, increasing scale of production and value for money for the customers. As an enthusiastic and passionate leader leading the vision and direction of the Company for new ventures.
“Ribbons and Balloons” Vision Statement is “To be a world class organization committed to delight our nationwide customers by creating happy memorable moments in their lives through our line of products”, and their Mission is to “Provide professional and courteous service to their customers with highest standard of freshness, quality and product value. Constantly focus and evolve through innovation and cutting-edge technology for a superior product line. Establish beneficial relationship with their customers, supplier and franchised operations. Provide an exceptional and memorable experience for their customers through their graciousness, professionalism, integrity, service and products. Contribute to the society through their profits.
So, when your sweet tooth craves, henceforth your wisdom tooth will say be wise and head on to “Ribbons and Baloons, because they serve cakes/pastries/desserts/Ice Creams but creations that could only come from very passionate pastry chefs. Their desserts and cakes are unique; this is your perfect destination when you want to have a 5-star experience for just Cakes/desserts/snacks. And remember, With Ribbons and Balloons the Party Never Stops!!
‘RIBBONS AND BALLOONS’-the Cake Shop
Shop No 1, G 1, Lalbagh Towers, Opposite Ballalbagh Circle-Mangaluru.