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Duff and Sons, a molasses company, pioneered the quick mix cake in the late 1920s. Continental Mills, Hills Brothers Company under the Dromedary label, Pillsbury, Occident, Ward Baking Company, and the Doughnut Corporation all produced versions of cake mixes before World War II. Problems with spoilage and packaging kept mixes from widespread acceptance. In early November 1947, after four years of cake mix research and development, General Mills' test market cities were exposed to the "Just Add Water and Mix!" for Betty Crocker's Ginger Cake followed soon after by the "Golden Cake" still available today.
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Who invented cake?

Cakes of various sort were eaten in fairly ancient times. Archaeologists would argue overwhich peoples first baked them..

When was the first cake mix invented?

the first cake mix was invented in the 1920's before WWII but the packages spoiled so in November 1947 after 4 years general mills made the first just add water mix.

Who invented cake mix?

The first company to make a cake mix was Duff & Sons in 1920.  This was only a starter mix for cake. The first complete cake mix  was on the market in 1948, made by Charlott

When was cake mix invented?

Duff and Sons, a molasses company, pioneered the quick mix cake in the late 1920s. Continental Mills, Hills Brothers Company under the Dromedary label, Pillsbury, Occident, Wa

What can you do with cake mix?

Aside from baking a cake, you can modify it to make cookies and other baked goods. Sometimes the recipes are right on the box.

When were cakes invented?

  A cake type of food was baked 5,000 years ago. Historians have found it in tombs in dating from ancient Egypt. Cakes, more like we back today, were made 500 years ago an

How do you mix cake with a cake mixer?

Grab all your neccasary ingredients, blend your liquids, oil and eggs. Dump in your dry cake mix and blend it up! These things make your job much faster. :)