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Temperatures are set to soar to 38 degrees in the UK
Hot weather: how bakers can beat the summer heat

Temperatures are set to soar in the UK this week, potentially reaching record-breaking highs. While this is great for sunbathers, it can wreak havoc for bakers.

Yard Sale Pizza's menu includes a Holy Pepperoni, Herb Your Enthusiasm and Marmite garlic bread
Yard Sale Pizza retailer to open fifth London venue

Yard Sale Pizza is to launch its fifth London store and debut a new oven-baked folded pizza menu.

Pladis CFO Sridhar Ramamurthy
Pladis hires former Unilever exec as new finance head

McVitie’s owner Pladis has hired a former Unilever stalwart as its chief financial officer (CFO).

Holland & Barrett launches meal deal trial in London

Health and wellness retailer Holland & Barrett has launched a £3.99 meal deal made up of vegan and vegetarian lunch choices.

A Deliveroo delivery person picks up a hot pizza from a counter in Sainsbury's
Sainsbury’s rolls out pizza pilot via Deliveroo

Sainsbury’s is trialling a scheme to offer its customers hot sourdough pizzas via Deliveroo.

Gail's new Einkorn and Whey sourdough loaf
Gail’s launches Einkorn and whey sourdough loaf

Gail’s Bakery has unveiled a new sourdough loaf made with Einkorn and whey.

Palm oil removed from Jackson’s Champion Bread

Jackson’s Bakery is claiming a first for a British bread brand by removing palm oil from its entire Champion Bread range.

One of Graze's latest launches was the Wow Bakes, available in two flavours
Graze launches direct-to-consumer service in Ireland

Snack brand Graze has begun its expansion into Europe with a direct-to-consumer roll-out in the Republic of Ireland.

Christmas 2019: Three more retailers unveil festive fare

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas as the next batch of retailers have unwrapped their festive NPD.

Dragon Slices and Unicorn Fancies were added to the Mr Kipling range earlier this year
Mr Kipling sales up 10% as own-label cakes fall a third

Premier Food’s Mr Kipling brand is continuing to grow following last year’s relaunch, with sales up 10% in the past quarter.

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