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RGF sells R&W Scott and reports £9.1m loss

Real Good Food has sold jams and preserves business R&W Scott and reported a half-year loss before tax of £9.1m.

Unifiller Systems acquired by VMI owner Linxis Group

Depositing equipment supplier Unifiller Systems has been acquired by Linxis Group, owner of brands including VMI, Diosna and Shick Esteve.

Immigration white paper sparks staff shortage fears

Business will face a shortage of low-skilled staff under immigration proposals announced today, industry groups have warned.

Former Starbucks boss joins Patisserie Holdings

Patisserie Holdings has appointed former Starbucks boss Ryhs Iley as its commercial director.

Franchisee gets funding for more Tim Hortons sites

A franchise company has secured funding to open three drive-through Tim Hortons sites in Scotland.

Adelie Foods planning to close Kilmarnock factory

Adelie Foods is planning to close down its sandwich and food-to-go production site in Kilmarnock.

UK cake exports crash by almost £24m this year

Exports sales of cakes have fallen 12.5% in the first nine months of 2018 – a decline of £23.9m year on year.

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Patisserie Holdings names interim financial officer

Patisserie Valerie owner Patisserie Holdings has appointed Nick Perrin as interim chief financial officer.

Greencore eyes ‘significant’ UK growth opportunities

Food-to-go giant Greencore has set its sights on “significant” growth through expansion and acquisition in the UK following the disposal of its US division.

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