British Baker: Latest News


15/08/2017 04:00 PM
Storck brings Knoppers wafer brand to UK
German confectionery producer Storck is eyeing the back-to-school market with the launch of its Knoppers baked wafer brand in the UK.

15/08/2017 04:00 PM
New guidance published on ‘wholegrain’ labelling
Healthgrain Forum, a group of cereal science and nutrition experts, has published new guidelines recommending when products can be labelled ‘wholegrain’.

15/08/2017 04:00 PM
Bakery deals down as supermarket promos fall to lowest level in 10 years
Supermarket promotions have fallen to their lowest level in 10 years, according to a new study.

15/08/2017 04:00 PM
Soreen Lunchbox range extended with apple loaf
Samworth Brothers-owned malt loaf maker Soreen is to extend its Lunchbox range with an apple variant following the “runaway success” of the format.

14/08/2017 04:00 PM
Mondelēz unveils Cadbury cookie to be heated in microwave
Mondelēz has launched a chocolate chip cookie range - its second biscuit NPD since acquiring the licence from Burton’s Biscuits last year.

14/08/2017 04:00 PM
New business to showcase Northern Ireland’s baking heritage
A small food producer is hoping to highlight the “great baking tradition in Northern Ireland” with a themed biscuit.

14/08/2017 04:00 PM
Stag Bakeries unveils new sprouting grains range
Stornoway-based business Stag Bakeries has introduced a Sprouting Grains range as part of its approach for innovation and creativity.

13/08/2017 04:00 PM
Campden BRI calls on bakery firms to join bread softness project
Food and drink advisory service Campden BRI is urging businesses to get involved with a new bread softness research project.

13/08/2017 04:00 PM
Fox’s and Gunstones partner with food charity Fareshare
2 Sisters-owned Gunstones Bakery and Fox’s Biscuits have given food to charity Fareshare to support children from deprived backgrounds during the summer holidays.

13/08/2017 04:00 PM
Aldi unveils ‘low priced’ gluten-free range
Aldi has ramped up its activity in the free-from market with a limited-edition range of gluten-free products.

13/08/2017 04:00 PM
ADM launches first multiseed concentrate with ancient grains
Food ingredients manufacturer Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has unveiled its first concentrate containing ancient grains.

10/08/2017 04:00 PM
Sainsbury’s introduces 30-minute click and collect trial
Sainsbury’s has introduced a click and collect trial that enables customers to order their shopping online and pick up 30 minutes later via new app Chop Chop.

10/08/2017 04:00 PM
Peter’s Food Service recalls pasties and slices as they may contain glass
Bedwas-based Peter’s Food Service has recalled selected branded and own-label products as they may contain glass fragments.

10/08/2017 04:00 PM
Fipronil: The industry reacts
Food safety chiefs yesterday announced that close to 700,000 eggs contaminated with fipronil, an insecticide not authorised for use in-food producing animals, has been distributed to the UK.

09/08/2017 04:00 PM
Sandwiches recalled as UK fipronil egg numbers soar
Supermarkets have been accused of having double standards on egg sourcing following the recall of products sold in UK stores over fears of fipronil contamination.