British Baker: Latest News


15/02/2018 05:00 PM
Brace’s Bakery chairman Colin Brace passes away
Colin Brace, chairman of Newport-based Brace’s Bakery, has passed away after a short illness, aged 96 years.

15/02/2018 05:00 PM
Bahlsen launches free-from kids’ biscuits
Biscuit company Bahlsen is rolling out a free-from version of its children’s Zoo biscuits.

14/02/2018 05:00 PM
British wrapped bread not ‘ultra-processed’, says FOB
The Federation of Bakers (FOB) has defended British bread following the publication of a French report suggesting a link between wrapped loaves and a higher risk of cancer.

14/02/2018 05:00 PM
NFU Mutual issues safety guide for selling at farmers’ markets
The National Farmers’ Union Mutual (NFU) has published a safety guide for producers thinking about selling at farmers’ markets.

14/02/2018 05:00 PM
Euro Catering supports new businesses with entry-level pizza ovens
Equipment supplier Euro Catering has broadened its equipment portfolio with an entry-level pizza oven described as suitable for start-up businesses.

14/02/2018 05:00 PM
McVitie’s taps food-to-go trend with Jaffa Cake Pocket Packs
Pladis has introduced McVitie’s Jaffa Cakes Pocket Packs to meet demand from millennials for products on-the-go.

14/02/2018 05:00 PM
Tropical flavours tipped to be major macaron trend
Floral and tropical flavoured macarons are set to become the next big thing, according to Brioche Pasquier.

13/02/2018 05:00 PM
Behold! The Valentine’s Day-themed toastie
Bristol-based delivery service Cheese Posties has marked Valentine’s Day with cheese toasties inspired by red velvet cupcakes.

13/02/2018 05:00 PM
Paterson Arran makes management changes
Shortbread supplier Paterson Arran is to restructure its business following the retirement of owners Alan Hardie and Ian Appleton.

13/02/2018 05:00 PM
Grahams Bakery goes global with export deal
Northern Irish family business Grahams Bakery is ramping up its focus on the international market after securing an export deal for its Irish Oat Cookies and Irish Butter Shortbread to the US, France and Spain.

12/02/2018 05:00 PM
Are you the baker of Britain’s Best Loaf?
Here’s a great chance for bakers to showcase their skills and the quality of their work to peers and  potential customers as the hunt of Britain’s Best Loaf begins

12/02/2018 05:00 PM
Fears raised over stem rust risk to UK wheat crop
UK wheat may be at renewed risk from stem rust – a disease associated with crop failure and famine – according to a new study.

12/02/2018 05:00 PM
What is Britain’s favourite toast topping?
Brit’s favourite toast toppings have been revealed in a new survey by Waitrose.

12/02/2018 05:00 PM
Bakers share the love this Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day is here and the nation’s bakers have been whipped into a frenzy creating treats to mark the occasion.

12/02/2018 05:00 PM
Gallery: Greggs extends sweet and savoury menu
Greggs has made several additions to its line-up, featuring new doughnuts, pizzas and bakes.