British Baker: Latest News


10/12/2017 05:00 PM
Apprentice winner’s cakes recalled due to allergen labelling
Ridiculously Rich by Alana, the cake company started by The Apprentice 2016 winner Alana Spencer, has recalled a raft of products due to undeclared and incorrectly labelled allergens. 

10/12/2017 05:00 PM
The Cake Crew launches premium cupcake brand
Own-label manufacturer The Cake Crew is venturing into the branded market for the first time with a range of ‘premium’ cupcakes called Beautifully Crafted.

10/12/2017 05:00 PM
Worshipful Company of Bakers elects new Master
The Worshipful Company of Bakers has elected His Honour Stephen Kramer QC as its new Master.

10/12/2017 05:00 PM
Greggs raises more than £800k for Children in Need
Greggs has raised £832,573 for this year’s BBC Children in Need campaign through fundraising events.

10/12/2017 05:00 PM
Paul UK set to open second Oxford site
Paul UK is to open a new site at Oxford’s Westgate shopping centre, taking its total number of UK venues to 37.

10/12/2017 05:00 PM
Food service firms urged to tap ‘fourth meal’ trend
Gluten-free bakery Almondy is encouraging food service operators to review their cake and coffee offering following high demand for snacking products.

07/12/2017 05:00 PM
Allinson offers ‘best bread experience’ with three new artisan loaves
Allied Bakeries is set to launch a three-strong artisan loaf range under its Allinson brand, which it claims will offer the ‘best bread experience’ within the wrapped bread category.

07/12/2017 05:00 PM
Zizzi and Sainsbury’s team up for takeaway pizza trial
Pizza restaurant chain Zizzi has partnered with Sainsbury’s to pilot a takeaway scheme. 

07/12/2017 05:00 PM
Heston serves up ‘sprout’ dessert for Christmas
Heston Blumenthal is celebrating Christmas at Waitrose by serving up a giant Brussels ‘sprout’ filled with profiteroles. 

06/12/2017 05:00 PM
Gallery: 3D Cakes creates 8ft HMS Queen Elizabeth replica
Scottish cake designer 3D Cakes has created an edible replica of the new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, which will be presented to The Queen today (7 December).

06/12/2017 05:00 PM
Federation of Bakers and Hovis sign up to Courtauld Commitment 2025
The Federation of Bakers, Hovis and the Real Bread Campaign are among the latest organisations to sign up to Courtauld 2025.

06/12/2017 05:00 PM
Burton’s to launch Maryland Big & Chunky biscuits
Burton’s Biscuit Company is set to introduce an ‘indulgent’ extension of its Maryland brand called Big & Chunky. 

06/12/2017 05:00 PM
Renshaw expands into Australian market
UK-based sugarcraft brand Renshaw Professional is continuing its overseas expansion with the opening of an Australian operation.

06/12/2017 05:00 PM
Stacey’s Bakery to supply restaurant chain George’s Kitchen
Stacey’s Bakery is to supply a variety of its baked products to George’s Kitchen.

06/12/2017 05:00 PM
Revealed: Pladis’ insight into UK snacking habits
McVitie’s owner Pladis has revealed that social media and the boundary between meals and snacks is influencing the UK’s snacking habits.