A dozen former workers, from the baker to the bookkeeper have formed a co-op and are running what is now called Taste of Denmark.
Signs in the window were enough to draw a huge opening day crowd. The doors opened at 7 a.m. and two hours later, some of the items had run out.
Many of the returning customers are loyal fans of Neldam’s. One woman told ABC7 she bought her wedding cake there back in 1937.
One man says he’s been coming for the chocolate chip cookies since he was 5 years old.