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Sainsbury’s will also increase the number of Sushi Gourmet counters from 20 to 50 by the end of the year
Pladis extends McVitie's Digestives Caramel range Subscription
Banoffee Caramel and Coffee Caramel will be available from May in a revamped pack design
Apple, Cherry Bakewell and Lemon & Ginger loaves are joined by Mini Cherry Bakewells
Staff member Jade Gregory created a ‘Ginger Ed Man’ ahead of the singer’s concert in Manchester
Bahlsen Pick Up biscuit bars get £2m campaign Subscription
New ad is expected to be seen by over 4.2m people at least once during five-week run
Rivington Biscuit brands marketed for sale Subscription
Brands manufactured by failed biscuit supplier Rivington Biscuits are being marketed for sale by an IP consulting firm.
Private equity firm LDC has backed the management buyout of custard creams and bourbons maker Hill Biscuits, in a deal valued at £10m to £15m, The Grocer can reveal.
Roundie is Mondelez’s first Cadbury biscuit NPD since buying the licence from Burton’s Biscuits last summer
Available in the UK since the 1990s, the snack has been out of production since Wigan’s Rivington Biscuits collapsed
The lineup of small cakes and tarts includes Salted Caramel, Dark Chocolate & Raspberry, and Lemon & Ginger variants
MBO at Park Cakes provides exit for Vision Capital Subscription
Own-label cake manufacturer Park Cakes has been sold by private equity owner Vision Capital to the business’ management team for an undisclosed amount.
Finsbury has turned to former Bake Off judge Mary Berry to sweeten sales with a new range of cakes as inflationary cost pressures squeeze the business.
McVitie’s gets cake bites trio in sharing tub format Subscription
The NPD is expected to generate £5m of value sales in its first 12 months
The NPD is aimed at drawing younger consumers to the tarts sub-category
Its flagship launch for 2017 was made possible thanks to the purchase of United Biscuits by Yildiz Holding
Burton’s says the range has been created to meet rising consumer demand for “treatier biscuits”
Alana Spencer also aims to launch new brand into foodservice and will continue to manufacture cakes in Wales
Final day of production is expected to be 27 January, 161 workers told
CEO Ranjit Singh warns of post-Brexit uncertainty as group reports strong set of Q1 figures
Brand hails its ‘largest NPD for several years’
Just Desserts unveils first branded cakes range Subscription
The Shipley bakery’s range comprises Victoria Sponge, Lemon Drizzle and Salted Caramel Cake
McVitie's adds Hobnobs to Nibbles bite-sized range Subscription
The new line will be available from January in a resealable pouch
Northumbrian creates 40 jobs with £1.2m biscuit line Subscription
The investment ’will reinforce our leading position in the gluten-free sector’, says the supplier
Brits have lost their taste for everyday biscuits, buying 48.4 million fewer packs over the past year
Focus on Cakes & Biscuits Subscription
Forget high-concept NPD. This year’s biscuit success story is McVitie’s Digestives…
McVitie’s continues its ‘Sweeet’ push with a new ad for its BN biscuits…
Ritz Crackers return to TV screens for the first time in 30 years on Monday…
Pass the custard... nostalgia is king in puddings Subscription
Traditional desserts such as fruit crumble and bread & butter pud are enjoying the sweet taste of success. But why not oth…
Developed by Asda and the world’s oldest maker of Christmas puddings, the retailer describes this reworking of a festive classic…
Biscuits: Global Industry Guide Subscription
The global biscuits market had total revenues of $44,944.8 million in 2011, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.1%…
Volume sales of small cakes have overtaken large cakes – in part thanks to inventive NPD, new research from Mintel revealed today.
United Biscuits UK is cutting the size and price of some of its most popular McVitie’s lines…
Fiddes Payne has overhauled its cake decorations portfolio and renamed it Cake Angels…
A new sugar-free and no-added-sugar brand that includes biscuits, chocolate and jam is set to launch…
Giant Jaffa Cake rolls into stores Subscription
McVitie’s has launched its Big One Jaffa Cake in stores.
McVitie’s Cake Company has replaced its Jaffa Cake and Galaxy big muffins with mini variants…