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Own-brand bakery rescued from administration

All 60 jobs at supermarket own-brand bakery Bakeaway have been secured after the business was bought out of administration.

Bread fibre argument lacking, says expert

A leading nutritionist says the importance of fibre in food such as bread is “poorly recognised” - with the nutrition of a loaf “well below the radar”.

Gail’s reveals 20th bakery location

Gail’s Artisan Bakery is to open its 20th site in Temple Fortune, north-west LondonBritish Baker has learned.

Gunstones
Gunstones sees £10m spend for hot cross bun bakery

2 Sisters Food Group has invested £10m in a new state-of-the-art bakery extension at its Gunstones Bakery site in Dronfield, near Sheffield. 

Hovis
Hovis appoints first convenience director

Hovis has appointed Tim Stoller as its first convenience director and he will commence the role next week. 

Baking society sets date for golf day

The British Society of Baking (BSB) is to hold its 25th annual golf day in Warwickshire this June.

Cargill strengthens marketing with new director

Cargill has appointed a new marketing and communications director, as it puts greater focus on its cocoa and chocolate business.

Proper Cornish
Proper Cornish adds senior personnel for growth

Pasty company Proper Cornish Group has appointed two senior personnel to focus on increasing sales and turnover. 

BB's Coffee & Muffins
BB’s Coffee & Muffins chain sold

The BB’s Coffee & Muffins chain has been bought by private equity company Brentwood Investments for a sum rumoured to be around €10m (£7.1m). 

Zeelandia
New head for Zeelandia

International bakery ingredients manufacturer Zeelandia has appointed Michiel de Ruiter as chief executive as of 1 May 2015. 

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