July

Olympic fever hits UK bakeries

The opening weekend of the London 2012 Olympic Games boosted sales and volumes at bakeries UK-wide.

Tesco trials new food-to-go format

Tesco reportedly opened a new trial food-to-go format at its Chester Frodsham Square site last week, which offers goods from its in-store bakeries.

Krispy Kreme celebrates doughnut on the road

Krispy Kreme UK has hit the road to celebrate the 75th anniversary of its signature original glazed doughnut.

SSP to run Starbucks airport sites

SSP has sealed a deal to operate seven of Starbucks’ UK sites in national airports.

World Chocolate Masters competition is launched

Five UK finalists will compete against each other this September, for a place at the grand final of the World Chocolate Masters in 2013.

Breaking news: Peters Bakery sold to Coopland

Peters Bakery has been sold to Scarborough-based Coopland & Son in a deal that will save more than 200 jobs.

Food retailer jobs boosted despite drop in shops

Food retailers have provided more work in the second quarter of 2012, despite the first drop in shop numbers in at least three years.

Bako partners in Genius foodservice move

Bako has teamed up with Genius Foods as part of the gluten-free bakery brand’s move into the foodservice sector.

ADM Milling puts up price of flour

Spiralling wheat costs have prompted ADM Milling to put up the price of its flour by £75 per tonne.

Golden Valley opens new site

Golden Valley Pallet Wrap (GVPS) has invested in a new warehouse and national distribution centre to cope with a growing demand for its products.

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