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New pay offer pauses strike at Allied Bakeries in Belfast

Strike action at Allied Bakeries’ site in Castlereagh Road, Belfast, has been paused after the manufacturer improved its pay offer.

Exclusive: Grupo Bimbo reveals plans for UK market

Grupo Bimbo marketing head Kate Haskins on the business’ approach to ramping up its UK presence

There are 20 sourdough starters in the Puratos library in Fringford, Oxfordshire
Meet the sourdough babies in the Puratos UK collection

Puratos, looking to improve its knowledge of all things sourdough, has established a UK sourdough collection in Fringford, Oxfordshire. British Baker was invited for an exclusive look.

BCA renamed The Bakers & Confectioners Association

The British Confectioners’ Association (BCA) has been rebranded as The Bakers & Confectioners Association to reflect its modern membership.

Ensure your vegan NPD is more than a flash in the pan

George Roberts, client services director at Five by Five, examines how brands can make their vegan product launches more than a gimmick

Three bakery firms win Food Manufacture awards

Fatherson Bakery, Greggs and Nairn’s Oatcakes have been recognised at the 2020 Food Manufacture Excellence Awards.

Only four in 10 ensure diet is high in fibre, finds Hovis

Just 38% of consumers make sure they follow a high-fibre diet, according to a new study by Hovis.

How was 2019 for Britain’s baking industry?

British Baker wants you to say what the past 12 months have meant for the retail bakery market.

Cornish Pasty Week gets under way next weekend

Cornish Pasty Week is returning for the third time – and will this year be helping support people without a permanent home.

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