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Biscuiteers reveals limited edition Royal Baby biscuits

Iced biscuit manufacturer Biscuiteers has unveiled a limited-edition tin of biscuits to mark the imminent arrival of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s first child.

Costa trials Deliveroo service at six London stores

Costa Coffee is trialing a delivery service with Deliveroo through six of its London stores.

Doughnut time teams up with Blondies Kitchen for International Women’s Day

Today (8 March) is International Women’s Day, and London-based doughnut chain Doughnut Time is marketing the occasion with a doughnut inspired by the movie Legally Blonde.

Welsh bakery Siwgr a Sbeis celebrates 30th anniversary

North Wales bakery Siwgr a Sbeis is celebrating its 30th anniversary this week.

Alpro’s Cranston joins Pukka as marketing head

Pukka Pies has appointed Rachel Cranston as head of marketing.

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ABST reveals burger bun challenge winners

The Alliance for Bakery Students and Trainees (ABST) has revealed the winners of its burger bun innovation challenge.

EHL Ingredients invests £1m in new 8,000 sq ft premises

EHL Ingredients has expanded its premises, investing £1 million in a new 8,000 sq ft site in Stockport.

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Mini Miss Bread to open sourdough bakery in Essex

Sourdough bakery Mini Miss Bread is opening a store in Saffron Walden, Essex.

40 years service: (L-R) Steve Clarke, Segundo Verdusojo, Mike Roberts, Mark Lyons and Dave Clarke
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Roberts staff celebrate over 1000 years’ joint service

Fifty-six long-serving employees at Roberts Bakery are celebrating more than 1000 years’ joint service.

The Wicked Cake Co adds low calorie cake bars

Family-owned business The Wicked Cake Company has extended its line-up with portion controlled cake bars.

The Cornish Bakery reopens York store after fire

The Cornish Bakery is to reopen its Colliergate store in York today (12 February), over four months since it closed following a fire.

Retailers unveil bakery NPD for Valentine's Day 2019

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and food manufacturers and bakers are set to stock shelves and adorn counters with seasonal NPD to tempt loved-up consumers. British Baker rounds up the new launches.

Doughnotts creates £40 doughnut ‘pizza’

Nottingham-based doughnut specialist Doughnotts has launched a 14-inch doughnut pizza.

Speciality Breads delists lines to go 100% nut-free

Speciality Breads has made its two bakeries and entire product portfolio 100% nut-free.

Loch Leven’s Larder unveils bakery and tasting room

Loch Leven's Larder has unveiled its new food hall, bakery and tasting room.

Mondelēz in discussions to purchase Cadbury licence

The maker of Oreos, Mondelz is in discussions to buy the licence to make Cadbury biscuits from UK-based biscuit maker Burton’s Biscuit Company, Sky News has been told.

Hovis goes kosher

KLBD, a global kosher certification authority, has announced that Hovis has chosen to become kosher-certified.

Castle Bakery shops for sale

Having closed in February, three of the nine Castle Bakery shops in north Wales are now up for sale.

Samworth Brothers in NLW row

Ginsters’ manufacturer Samworth Brothers remains embroiled in controversy surrounding alleged cuts to pay and conditions, which have been made in a bid to offset the impact of the National Living Wage (NLW).

Greggs bakery closures a “devastating blow”

The loss of jobs at three bakeries run by Greggs is a “devastating blow”.

Chris Ormrod, managing director
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Ministry of Cake talks immigration on ITV News

Ministry of Cake managing director Chris Ormrod has spoken to ITV News about immigration, ahead of the Brexit referendum.

Tate & Lyle launches new fondants for professional bakers

Tate & Lyle Sugars, the bakery ingredients supplier, has launched a new range of fondants aimed at baking professionals.

‘Best ever Christmas’ for M&S food

Marks & Spencer (M&S) reported record food sales during the week before Christmas, up 17% on the same period in 2014.

Warburtons won battle of the Christmas adverts with help from The Muppets
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British Baker's seven-day news round-up

British Baker’s round-up of the most important stories from the last seven days.

Antique mill withdraws flour

Worsbrough Mill, a 17th century working mill, has withdrawn packs of flour, bran, semolina and bread mix due to incorrect allergen information.

Top five stories in past seven days

A week is a long time in bakery – or so it seems. But you can catch up here with our round-up of the biggest stories of the past seven days.

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Tesco probed by Serious Fraud Office

Tesco has confirmed it is under investigation from the Serious Fraud Office (SFO).

Starbucks CEO focusses on digital offering

Starbucks has reorganised its senior leadership team, as it focuses on its digital future.

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