and British Baker would like to wish you a fantastic Christmas and a very prosperous new year!

The last year has been a very difficult time for everyone in the industry, and while some companies have thrived, we appreciate that times have been tough for many.

For those companies that are facing up to challenging times ahead, critical business information will be more vital than ever, and the team will continue to support the industry by bringing you all the latest news, trends and insider knowledge in the new year.

Normal service on resumes 4 January 2010, and the first issue of British Baker will appear 15 January.

Merry Christmas and a happy new year.