British Baker: Latest News


19/10/2017 04:00 PM
Clanger sales double after Bake Off appearance
Bedfordshire clanger sales have doubled at Gunns Bakery following the appearance of the product on Channel 4’s Great British Bake Off this week.

19/10/2017 04:00 PM
Wall’s Pastry campaign provides £5k boost for Welsh café
Wall’s Pastry has invested £5,000 in community café Little Lounge Play Café in Pontypridd, Wales as part of its 2017 Helping Hand campaign.

19/10/2017 04:00 PM
Two in five Brits now buy lunch at least once a week
The number of Brits buying lunch at least once a week has risen to 40%, up from 35% in 2016.

18/10/2017 04:00 PM
State Fayre to step up expansion under new ownership
Manchester-based kosher bakery State Fayre has changed hands.

18/10/2017 04:00 PM
Graham’s Bakery secures listings with French retailer
Northern Irish business Graham’s Bakery has secured an export deal with French retailer Comptoir Irlandais.

18/10/2017 04:00 PM
Greggs boss backs mental health Time to Change Employer Pledge
Greggs chief executive Roger Whiteside is raising awareness of mental health in the workplace by signing the Time to Change Employer Pledge.

17/10/2017 04:00 PM
Winners of Tiptree World Bread Awards announced
Lee Smith of Bexhill Farm Kitchen and Poppy Seed Bakery in East Sussex has been declared overall winner of the Tiptree World Bread Awards with Brook Food.

17/10/2017 04:00 PM
Great British Bake Blog: Episode Eight
This episode should have contained a trigger warning. Seriously, it was harrowing to watch and I have been left emotionally scarred 75 minutes of television… as has pretty much everyone on Twitter.

17/10/2017 04:00 PM
‘Evolution of coating’ prompts new Invicta appointment
Bakery equipment supplier Invicta has employed Chris Higgins as the company’s new head of coating.

17/10/2017 04:00 PM
Premier Foods rolls out Halloween Mr Kipling and Cadbury cakes
Premier Foods is getting into the Halloween spirit with the rollout of spooky Mr Kipling and Cadbury cakes.

16/10/2017 04:00 PM
Premier Foods distributes cake lines to New Zealand
Premier Foods has secured listings for its Mr Kipling and Cadbury Cakes with New Zealand supermarket business Progressive Enterprises.

16/10/2017 04:00 PM
Brits have already spent £5m on mince pies and Christmas puds
Christmas came early for some bakery businesses, with supermarkets already selling more than £5m worth of Christmas puds and mince pies in recent weeks.

16/10/2017 04:00 PM
Walkers targets ‘night in’ market with Mint Royals Shortbread
Walkers Shortbread has extended its Chocolate Shortbread range with Mint Royals Shortbread.

16/10/2017 04:00 PM
Strike action threat at Allied Bakeries’ Kingsmill site
Allied Bakeries faces strike action at its depot in West Bromwich in a pay row with drivers and engineers.

16/10/2017 04:00 PM
McVitie’s launches Halloween cake range
McVitie’s has launched a Halloween cake range under its Hobnobs and Jaffa Cakes brands.