Subscribe now to British Baker
  • Bakery Info

Latest News

Vegan NPD: bakery items from Pret, Tesco and Fry’s

Veganuary is storming along, with bakeries, retailers and brands across the country launching meat-, dairy- and egg-free NPD to tap into the vegan boom.

Is your bakery making the most of the vegan boom?

Britain’s food landscape is being transformed by the rise of veganism – and British Baker is hosting a webinar to help you ensure you are fully embracing the opportunity.

Hovis faces strike action in Belfast due to pay dispute

Employees at Hovis’ site on Boucher Road, Belfast are set to go on continuous strike from Friday (24 January) over a pay dispute.

Burton’s Biscuit Company puts Maryland back on TV

Burton’s Biscuit Company-owned Maryland is set to return to TV this February.

Higgidy extends branded deli counters in Sainsbury’s

Premium pie and quiche brand Higgidy is extending its in-store deli counters at Sainsbury’s to more than 200 stores following a successful trial.

Paul UK raises £13,000 for food waste charity

French bakery and patisserie chain Paul UK has raised £13,000 for charity The Felix Project as part of its annual Christmas fundraiser.

Cronut creator chef Dominique Ansel is set to open a new bistro and bakery in London’s Covent Garden this February
Dominique Ansel to open bakery in Covent Garden

Cronut creator chef Dominique Ansel is set to open a new bistro and bakery in London’s Covent Garden this February.

Booths brownie and blondie Christmas tree bites were among the bestsellers
Booths’ Christmas bakery sales up as mince pies fly

Northern retailer Booths has reported a 9.1% increase in volume sales of bakery items for the four months in the run-up to Christmas.

Mr Kipling drives 2.6% sales growth at Premier Foods

Mini mince pies have helped increase Mr Kipling sales by 10% – the brand’s eighth consecutive quarter of turnover growth.

Crussh searches for CEO as Kavanagh steps down

Food retailer Crussh has started the search for a new CEO as Shane Kavanagh steps down.

Calendar