Partnership with SB&J Enterprises allows SouthernCakeQueen to expand distribution Copy

SouthernCakeQueen Lands in Concourse-A at Charlotte Douglas International Airport

CHARLOTTE, N.C., — SouthernCakeQueen, known for its gourmet desserts and signature pink truck, will make its sweet treats available exclusively through Phipps Kitchen and Uptown Bar & Lounge in Charlotte Douglas International Airport (Concourse A) beginning (TBD). A sampling will be held Thursday, October 24, 2013, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM on Concourse A.

“We are proud to be working with a proven foodservice operator like SB&J to offer a little piece of heaven to the millions of travelers that visit Charlotte Douglas each year,” said ‘Emma L. Merisier, owner of SouthernCakeQueen. “Charlotte is known for its southern hospitality. I want it to also be known for its decadent desserts.”

Phipps Kitchen and Uptown Bar & Lounge operate from 5:00 AM – 8:00 PM and the fresh-baked desserts will be delivered daily. Dessert offerings at each location are below.

  • Phipps Kitchen:
    • four flavors of cupcakes (varies)
    • mini, 14 Karat and Death by Chocolate cakes o pound cake slices
    • Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies
  • Uptown Bar & Lounge:
    • grilled pound cake slices
    • mini, 14 Karat and Death by Chocolate cakes

About SouthernCakeQueen, LLC.

Founded in 2008 in Charlotte, N.C., SouthernCakeQueen, Inc (SCQ) offers a variety of fresh-baked, gourmet cupcakes, custom cakes, cookies, brownies and other delicious treats. In 2011, SCQ launched The Pink Lady, Charlotte’s first mobile cupcake truck which has become a staple at corporate and community events, food truck rallies, festivals and birthday parties. For more information, visit

About SB&J Enterprises, Incorporated

SB&J Enterprises, Incorporated (SB&J) is a family and minority-owned company that has owned and operated concessions at Charlotte Douglas International Airport for more than 30 years. SB&J’s concessions include franchises such as Wendy’s, KFC and Noble Roman’s. Its food and beverage portfolio also includes two proprietary brands – Uptown Bar & Lounge and Phipps Kitchen. In addition to food and beverage, SB&J has expanded its business to include gift and news, and specialty concepts.


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