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Orpington MP outside the Allied bakery site
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Allied Bakeries to shut Orpington bakery

Allied Bakeries, producer of Kingsmill and Allinson, is looking to shut its Orpington bakery, affecting about 170 jobs.

British sugar dispute still impacts RGFC sales

Bakery ingredients supplier The Real Good Food Company (RGFC) reveals sales are still being impacted by ‘anti-competitive’ behaviour by British Sugar, part of Associated British Foods (ABF).

2 Sisters satisfies FSA auditors

Food Standards Agency audits into the 2 Sisters Food Group sites enmeshed in The Guardian poultry investigation have found both sites to be adequate.

Hovis to axe 200 jobs

More than 200 jobs are set to be axed at Hovis’ Leicester factory.

2 Sisters non-executive director steps down

2 Sisters food group has announced that Baroness Lucy Neville-Rolfe has accepted a post as Business Minister, and will step down as a non-executive director with immediate effect. 

Anglia Maltings acquires Micronized Food Products

Anglia Maltings has acquired food and cereals manufacturer Micronized Food Products (MFP) for an undisclosed sum.

Study fins pesticides in bread
'Scaremongering':
The federation of bakers claim the report is missleading
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FOB hits back at bread pesticide ‘scaremongering’

The Federation of Bakers (FOB) has slammed a report claiming two thirds of bread contains pesticides. 

The grocer rich list
Rich List:
Bakers make The Grocer's top 100
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Host of bakery figures make Rich List

A horde of bakery players have made BB’s sister title The Grocer’s 2014 Rich List.

Hovis pull contract job losses Swansea
Cost and finance:
Hovis may move work from Swansea to to Avenmouth
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Forty jobs at risk with threat of Hovis contract move

Hovis could end its contract with a logistics company, which would result in 40 job cuts or the entire work force.

Geary's bakery expands
Geary's bakery
The bakery will double their capacity with extension
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Leading craft bakery joins with Federation of Bakers following £2m extension plans

Loughborough based bakery, Geary’s bakery has joined the Federation of Bakers as their 10th full member.

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