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How was 2019 for Britain’s baking industry?

British Baker wants you to say what the past 12 months have meant for the retail bakery market.

McVitie’s taps tropical trend with Pineapple Jaffa Cakes

Pladis-owned McVitie’s has unveiled a pineapple-flavoured Jaffa Cake to tap interest in tropical tastes.

Brioche Pasquier appoints foodservice sales manager

French patisserie manufacturer Brioche Pasquier has named Matthew Grenter as its new foodservice sales manager.

Ginsters and Quorn unveil vegan sausage roll

Pastry brand Ginsters has teamed up with meat-free producer Quorn to launch a vegan sausage roll.

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Fleming Howden appoints two new sales managers

Ingredients supplier Fleming Howden has appointed two new managers as it grows its commercial operation.

Funnybones Foodservice unveils spiced apple cake

Hertfordshire-based Funnybones Foodservice is rolling out a spiced apple and cinnamon cake.

Three bakery firms win Food Manufacture awards

Fatherson Bakery, Greggs and Nairn’s Oatcakes have been recognised at the 2020 Food Manufacture Excellence Awards.

Only four in 10 ensure diet is high in fibre, finds Hovis

Just 38% of consumers make sure they follow a high-fibre diet, according to a new study by Hovis.

New pay offer pauses strike at Allied Bakeries in Belfast

Strike action at Allied Bakeries’ site in Castlereagh Road, Belfast, has been paused after the manufacturer improved its pay offer.

BCA renamed The Bakers & Confectioners Association

The British Confectioners’ Association (BCA) has been rebranded as The Bakers & Confectioners Association to reflect its modern membership.