March 26, 2023


Moving Forward

Annapolis entrepreneur with autism thrives with ‘Moore Crunch’ pretzels

BALTIMORE – Marcus Moore, an entrepreneur in Annapolis, commenced his small business “Moore Crunch” previous October for two easy motives. He likes snacking and he likes pretzels. 

He is been bagging up sweet and savory treats for his customers for six months. But he has also been inspiring men and women like him, with autism, to observe their goals. 

“I could employ the service of individuals that are like me, autism or not, just to display that you can do anything at all,” Moore stated. “I definitely love earning pretzels. This business enterprise can help me. It makes me content. It delivers pleasure, smiles and it really is entertaining.”

There are currently five flavors of Moore Crunch pretzels. 


All of the pretzels are seasoned, bagged and boxed up from his Annapolis condominium. 

“Cinnamon sugar was the to start with taste, some sweetness to it,” Moore reported. “And then quickly it was like, oooh! Taste, flavor. Then we designed some excellent other flavors.”

Moore claimed the assist his business enterprise has obtained has been amazing. 

“I am going to be truthful with you, at the beginning, I thought loved ones and good friends will support and invest in, but when we expanded, I was like, ‘Whoa, they really really like this.'”

Because beginning Moore Crunch in October 2022, Moore explained he has marketed a lot more than 600 luggage of pretzels. 

He sells his pretzels at farmers markets and in shops through the point out and also on the net.

“Excellent guidance, hectic, online orders, acquiring in the markets and some stores,” Moore mentioned. “It’s been wonderful.”

Moore claimed he wishes to expand.

He is now hunting for a business kitchen area and workers. 


At this time, Moore sells his pretzels at these spots:

  • Crofton Farmers Market 
  • Eddie’s 
  • Makers of Maryland
  • Cheers & Spirits in Arnold
  • Tidal Salt in Sykesville 
  • Picked of Hydes
  • Fells Position Farmers Current market
  • Mamma Mish’s Handmade Dishes
  • Mt. Royal Soaps in Baltimore
  • Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital 
  • Regionally Crafted in Gaithersburg

Stop by Moore’s website below.