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Sales soar at artisan baker Bread Holdings Subscription
The owner of The Bread Factory and GAIL’s Artisan Bakery has seen annual revenues soar by 41.5% as UK consumers’ hunger for artisan bread shows no sign of waning.
The two flavours were chosen from a possible four by visitors to the brand’s social media channels
Duncanson received a copy of her job offer iced on a cake
80% of British children have a classmate with an allergy, according to brand research
The three-year research initiative intends to explore the development of pulse-based bakery products
The line-up includes sliced loaves in brown, seeded and caraway varieties (rsp: £3.25/450g), as well as crostini snack packs
Available now in Tesco, the NPD (rsp: £2.90/500g) is also free from wheat and milk
Crosta & Mollica adds new breads to Italian range Subscription
The brand has also relaunched its Pane Pugliese with new packaging
Soil Association asks leading supermarkets and bakery brands to reject chemical
Social media campaign #140Years celebrates the brand’s history in 140 emojis
Hovis is attempting to claw back the £59.8m lost in value sales in the past year
Wessanen snaps up Mrs Crimble’s gluten-free brand Subscription
The organic food company behind the Clipper Tea, Kallo and Whole Earth brands has snapped up gluten-free cake maker Mrs Crimble’s.
Simester will take up the new role on 8 August after spending four years as marketing director at Warburtons
The Hebridean business hopes to give its brand broader appeal
Happy Bread stripped of vehicle licence after untrained drivers were supplied with fraudulent qualification cards
The supermarket has hailed cauliflower as “the vegetable of the moment”
Genesis Crafty sets up Magherafelt baking academy Subscription
Students will work towards a food industry-recognised FDQ Level 2 Diploma
The superfoods range will be available in Asda from July
The bagged loaf has been given refreshed packaging meant to highlight its improved softness
British brands continue to outperform foreign counterparts in UK in consumer affections
Bells of Lazonby bakes up sales rise Subscription
Bakery group Bells of Lazonby has increased sales by more than 13% and grown its profits to continue the rapid expansion experienced in recent years.
Finsbury Food Group has appointed Zoe Morgan as non-executive director as Edward Beale steps down after 13 years.
Kankiwala joined two years ago as executive chairman
Fletchers Bakeries back in the black under Finsbury Subscription
The morning goods & specialist bread supplier reported a pre-tax trading profit of £5m in the 15 months to 27 June 2015
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Areas tipped for a boost include glitter decorations and free-from
Along for the ride: Breakfast Category Report 2016 Subscription
Time-poor Brits are getting back into the breakfast habit as suppliers drive NPD to fill the on-the-go gap in the market
Home Baking Category Report 2016 Subscription
Once they baked in the glory of Hollywood and Berry, but now brands are up against own label and range rationalisation
Is GBBO’s momentum running out?
Just one big three bread brand has managed to shift more loaves in the cutthroat climate of the past year
The wrapped bread market has lost almost £140m in the past year
Deeper deals take big slice of bread sales Subscription
Few have escaped unscathed from the battlefield of the wrapped bread market
Asda Cake Pop Kit: Acid Test Subscription
After years of weak sales, the cakes category is in healthy growth
Pastries & Meat Snacks Category Report 2015 Subscription
Posh piemakers have spotted people’s passion for a premium pie, boosting value back into growth. Can volumes follow suit?
Mary Berry: the Big Interview Subscription
Mary Berry has built a successful condiments brand and turbocharged home baking sales. So what’s next?
Few products have suffered more painfully in the price war than wrapped bread
Prices are on the up in the home baking aisle despite the soaring influence of the discounters. Can the new Bake Off series sustain growth?