Hassan Muhammad began studying the Teachings of The Most Honorable Elijah Muhammad in 1994 as a young college student. While in school, he became determined to be an example of the “do for self” lessons taught by the Most Honorable Elijah Muhamad and the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan.
Today, the Newark, NJ resident offers customers the Bean Pie Cafe, an E-commerce gourmet pie and quiche business. He sells a variety of pies with Bean Pie as the cornerstone product. Other products offered are Butternut Squash Pies and Carrot Pies. Additionally, he sells Broccoli Quiche, Spinach Quiche and Cheese Quiche.
Hassan started his business because there were no wholesome, good Bean Pies being sold in his area, he explained. “More importantly, I am interested in creating an independent income for myself and being an example of a successful Muslim business,” he said.
“All of our products are prepared with Brown Sugar. We use Whole Wheat Crust for all of our Pie Shells that our products are baked in,” said Hassan Muhammad The business model of their company is a reflection of the book, How To Eat To Live by The Most Honorable Elijah Muhammad.
“Our objective is to produce wholesome products with no preservatives that taste good, while still keeping our customers health in mind. We are mindful of our customers health and do not use inferior ingredients in our products. We are considerate of our consumers health and how our products can impact their overall wellbeing. We are health conscious,” he said.