Smallcakes, Overland Park-based bakery chain, acquired by group with plans for ‘worldwide cupcake domination’

Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery has been acquired by the Derbyshire Group. The dessert bakery first opened its doors in 2008 in Overland Park Kansas. Since its initial launch, the company has expanded to over 180 locations in 27 states. Original owner, Jeff Martin, will serve as an advisor as the company continues to expand worldwide. Image via Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery.

Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery, the Overland Park-based national dessert chain, has been acquired by restaurant conglomerate The Derbyshire Group, the company announced earlier this month.

The bakery was first started by Johnson County native Jeff Martin in 2008, who opened his first storefront in Overland Park near 143rd Street and Metcalf Avenue.