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Christmas 2018: bakery NPD for the festive season

Only 12 more sleeps until Christmas! But that doesn’t mean bakeries are finished for the festive season. There’s a host of NPD yet to be explored.

Former Sainsbury’s chief Justin King joins M&S board

Justin King, who was chief executive of Sainsbury’s for more than 10 years, is to join the board of Marks & Spencer as a non-executive director.

Revealed: tips for growing your tea trade in 2019

Wellness, sustainability and experience are top tea trends for the year ahead, according to a report commissioned by National Tea Day.

Morrisons offers complete Christmas dinner in a pasty

Morrisons has unveiled a Christmas dinner pasty that contains a starter, main course and dessert.

Walkers launches crisp packet recycling scheme

Walkers has launched a nationwide recycling scheme for crisp packets.

Essex Bakery gets £160k revamp and adds café

Blackberry Bakery in Stanway, Essex, has invested around £160,000 in a revamp of its premises.

Pladis seeks increase in biscuit wrapper recycling

McVitie’s owner Pladis has unveiled a three-pronged strategy to help improve the recyclability of its packaging, including extending its partnership with recycling firm TerraCycle.

Ginsters expands bite-size range with rolls and pasties

Ginsters of Cornwall has added to its range of bite-sized savoury snacks with mini Cornish pasties and sausage rolls.

McVitie’s adds Jaffa Cakes variant to Nibbles line-up

Pladis is expanding its McVitie’s Jaffa Cakes brand with the launch of Jaffa Cakes Nibbles.

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British Baker’s Bakery Market Report is a unique snapshot of Britain’s retail bakery market, offering details of the ‘BB75’ – the country’s 75 largest bakery-focused operators – and much, much more.