Hot Sam Pretzels
|Fate||Acquired by Mrs. Fields and later converted to Pretzel Time|
|Headquarters||Southfield, Michigan, U.S.|
Located mainly in malls, the chain was acquired by Mrs. Fields in 1995. Mrs. Field's purchased Pretzel Time in 1996 and merged the two chains under the Pretzel Time brand. The last 10 locations were converted in 2005.
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