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Allied workers set to strike after ‘pathetic’ pay offer

An all-out strike by workers at Allied Bakeries’ factory on Castlereagh Road, Belfast, is set to begin at 6am on Sunday 16 February after ‘last ditch’ talks over pay broke down.

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Grupo Bimbo starts major push into UK bakery market

Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest bakery business, has revealed big plans for expansion into the UK.

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Allied pancake supply at risk from strike, says union

Allied Bakeries workers in Belfast are set to take strike action in a dispute over pay.

Village Bakery expands into three new export markets

Welsh business Village Bakery is moving into new export markets six months after a devastating fire.

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Speedibake: our priorities are our staff and customers

Speedibake bosses have thanked customers for their support following this weekend’s devastating blaze.

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Drone video footage shows extent of Speedibake blaze

Drone footage of the devastating fire at Speedibake’s factory in Yorkshire has been released by fire fighters.

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Fire devastates Speedibake bakery site in Yorkshire

A large blaze at the Speedibake factory in Wakefield has been tackled by more than 100 firefighters this weekend.

Bells of Lazonby launches new rolls range in Booths

Bells of Lazonby has developed a new artisan roll range for northern supermarket chain Booths.

Bread & Beyond marks first anniversary in business

A commercial bakery that trains and employs young people with severe autism has extended its product range and listings in its first year in business.

Hovis workers cancel strike action and accept 4% raise

Hovis workers at the Boucher Road site in Belfast have voted to end industrial action after accepting a 4% pay increase.