ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. -- As the pumpkin pie season started off this year, Gooding's Supermarkets here focused in on cakes instead. A large color photo of decorated layer cakes dominated a bakery ad in the chain's Thanksgiving week circular, for example. The quarter-page ad was headlined "Thanksgiving Bakery." One round cake was decorated to look like it had stylized turkey feathers radiating out from its center. Officials at the chain's corporate office here could not be reached for ...

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