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L-R: Gilles Defrance, Nigel Chadd and Claire-Burgess
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South-west bakery moves into foodservice

A Plymouth bakery has signed a new wholesale contract with catering suppliers Chadd’s Foodsmiths, allowing it to grow the business.

Cameron halts pasty eating habits
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PM’s diet sees pasties ditched alongside bread

The Prime Minister David Cameron has given up the Cornish Pasty, just weeks after he announced his decision to stop eating bread.

The brand's giant cheese sandwich bus
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Anchor plans cheese sandwich campaign

The humble cheese sandwich has taken a hit in the popularity stakes, according to cheese brand Anchor Cheddar.

The new Jammie Dodger cake from Burton's and Finsbury Foods
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Finsbury and Burton’s launch Jammie Dodgers cake

Burton’s Biscuit Company has partnered with Finsbury Foods to launch its first licensed product: the Jammie Dodgers Celebration Cake.

New global campaign for Oreo
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Oreo campaign focuses on fun

Mondelez’ biscuit brand Oreo has launched a new global campaign focusing on the “fun side” of the brand.

Maryland Soft Baked
Maryland Soft Baked have launched to good reaction
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Video: Burton’s director of sweet sets out strategy

British Baker met Toby Baker, director of sweet at Burton’s Biscuits Company, for a tour of Blackpool’s Cookie Centre of Excellence and to discuss this month’s launch of Maryland Soft Baked cookies as well as other plans for the future. 

Burton's new Maryland Softbake biscuits at the Cookie of Excellence centre, Blackpool
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Burton’s reveals investment and ambitions for power brands

Burton’s Biscuit Company has invested £5m at its Cookie of Excellence Centre in Blackpool as it pursues major plans for its power brands.

Kara Ultimate Floured range
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Kara adds to floured baps line

Foodservice brand Kara has launched a new range of ‘premium’ floured baps to create what it calls an ‘Ultimate Floured range’.

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Huge cake marks Parliament’s 750th anniversary

A giant three tier fruit cake made to look like the Palace of Westminster was presented to Parliament to celebrate its 750th birthday. 

Cllr Simon Pickering Chairman with Sarah Mace Primal Joy Foods
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Free-from firm strikes first supermarket deal

A Gloucestershire ‘free-from’ snacks business has won its first supermarket listing after a £3,000 investment from the council.

Athenry
Foods of Athenry expands export arm
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Irish firm extends UK deals for healthy range

Irish bakery Foods of Athenry has expanded its export arm to the UK following the securing of two new deals. 

Linda Hill of Murrays Bakers
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Perth bakers wins Scotch Pie competition

Murrays Bakers of Perth has won the crown of World Scotch Pie Champion 2015.

Burton’s builds on Maryland cookie brand

Burton’s Biscuit Company has launched Maryland Soft Baked cookies after what it refers to as “breakthrough” technology.

British out-of-home breakfast preferences revealed

Cooked breakfast, toast and pastries top British consumers’ favourite out-of-home breakfasts, according to a study.

Raspberry Dawnut:
Dawn ran an American Bakery Campaign last year
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Dawn Foods continues American adventure

Dawn Foods has launched its 2015 Great Bakes of the States Adventure, which gives high street bakers the chance to win £10,000-worth of bakery equipment.

McVitie's DeliChoc come to the UK
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UB invests in new UK product

United Biscuits has invested £2m to bring a new product to the UK following its success in other parts of Europe.

Peros granola and rocky road
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Fairtrade range extended at Peros

Peros has extended its range of Fairtrade bakery products.

Village Bakery to the rescue with crumpets

The Village Bakery (Coedpoeth) has come to the rescue of some hungry local schoolchildren, after their breakfast crumpets were stolen.

Naan better for Hampshire firemen

Firemen in Hampshire have broken the world record for the biggest naan in the world.

New Year health kicks likely to hit bakery goods

A new survey from FMCG research company Canadean has suggested that sales of bakery treats may be hit this week as consumers go on New Year health kicks.

Ed Kimber:
2010 GBBO winner will judge
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TV celebrities to judge third sausage roll competition

The Great Sausage Roll Off at The Red Lion pub, Barnes, London will be back for its third year on 28 January.

NO.G quiches now stocked in Sainbury's
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Gluten-free win for NO.G at awards

Gluten-free bakery, No.G, has scooped the top prize for top free-from food product.

Premium tea popular at home
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More consumers want premium tea, study reveals

Over half of consumers opt for a premium tea when drinking it out of home, according to a new study.

Cadbury creme egg biscuits
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Burton’s to relaunch creme egg biscuits

Burton’s Biscuits Company is relaunching its Cadbury creme egg biscuits in the new year, after last year’s launch drove a huge growth within the special treats category.

Holland's Pies
Holland's Pies' steak and kidney pie
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Holland’s Pies makes charitable move for Christmas

Holland’s Pies is supplying 100 pies to a homeless shelter over the Christmas period. 

The all star animal cast of UB's Victoria Biscuit selection
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Victoria Biscuits TV ad campaign launched

United Biscuits has launched a £1m TV advertisement for McVitie’s Victoria Biscuit selection as part of its ‘Sweeet’ campaign.

The festive éclair will raise money for Text Santa
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PAUL UK gets involved in ITV charity drive

Paul UK, the artisan bakery, has created a Christmas éclair to be sold in aid of ITV’s Text Santa charity campaign.

Graham's Bakery:
the company will launch its mini range into Dubai
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Bakery secures Dubai deal

Northern Irish-based business Grahams Bakery has embarked on international expansion plans after winning a contract in Dubai.

Dr Zaks:
the high protein bagel
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Dr Zak’s develops high-protein bagel

Dr Zak’s, the high-protein food producer, has developed what it claims is the first high-protein bagel.

Genius bread was amongst one of the most popular gluten free products purchased
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Online research points to rise in gluten-free purchases

Gluten-free products are increasingly popular, according to a leading shopping and comparison site.

Lola's Cupcake Croissants
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Lola’s cupcakes extends breakfast offering with new hybrid

Lola’s Cupcakes is the latest to jump on the bakery-hybrid bandwagon by creating a new grab-and-go breakfast Cupcake Croissant offering.

Kingsmill Christmas crumpets
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Kingsmill launches festive crumpets

Kingsmill has launched a new range of Christmas tree-shaped crumpets in the hope to drive retailer growth in the category.

Warburtons launch the Christmas range
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Warburtons adds festive look to loaves

December has landed and bread giant Warburtons is ready with some festively spruced up packaging.

Hovis white loaf:
one of the top ten most purchased products
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White loaves make retail popularity list

Three white loaves made it on to a list of the most-bought items in the UK.

‘Healthy’ snacks forecast to grow

Arla Foods Ingredients has predicted that ‘healthy’ will continue to lead the way in the future of snacking and has launched products to cash in.

Pie firm strikes Ocado supply deal

Doncaster-based The Topping Pie Company has signed to supply online grocery supermarket ocado.com.

2014 Great British Pie Awards
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Pie Awards add gluten-free category

The British Pie Awards have introduced a new Free From Gluten category, as the competition officially opens for entries today.

Nick Hewer presents the award
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Fudge firm scoops marketing award

A Cornish fudge company, The Buttermilk Confectionery Co, has won a marketing award for its product and brand development, which allowed it to enter into the national market.

New Chevler acquisition increases production

Chevler, the manufacturer of baking cases and muffin, has clinched a deal for the production rights and machinery of a mini-loaf cake maker that will dramatically increase its output.

Coup de Pates
Coup de Pates launches seasonal goodies
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Coup de Pates launches Christmas products

Coup de Pates, formerly Delice de France, has launched a Christmas brochure featuring seasonal products to help caterers profit this year. 

The Pasty:
top 80 world foods
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Cornish Pasty makes top 80 global foods list

The Cornish Pasty has been dubbed one of the top 80 world foods by a team of foodie experts.

Kim Kardashian breaks the baking industry, as well as the internet

If you haven’t seen THOSE pictures of Kim Kardashians derrière yet, then you can see them recreated in cake versions!

Genesis Crafty breads:
the new range will be launched in Waitrose
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Genesis Crafty launches speciality breads to Waitrose

Northern Irish bakery firm Genesis Crafty has launched a new range of speciality breads into 200 Waitrose stores throughout the UK.

Warbeartons:
the new Paddington on-pack promotion
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Warburtons in Paddington Bear cinema promotion

Warburtons has launched a new on-pack cinema promotion in line with its Warbeartons campaign.

Greencore news sparks Twitter’s best sandwich offerings

Following The Daily Mail’s front page, which asked the question ‘Is there no one left in Britain who can make a sandwich?’, consumers took to twitter to prove them… right.

Oreo Churros
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Oreo and Mondelēz link to create the Oreo churro

J&J Snack Foods Corp has formed a partnership with multinational confectionery, food and beverage company Mondelēz International to launch Oreo Churros into the foodservice channel.

WC Rowe reopens after fire

Cornish firm WC Rowe has officially reopened its Falmouth bakery – just 72 days after it was ravaged by fire.

Brioche Pasquier
Brioche Pasquier gains listing with Ocado
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Brioche firm gains Ocado listing

French bakery Brioche Pasquier is to list two of its ranges with retailer Ocado for the first time. 

Fabulous Bakin' Boys
Fabulous Bakin' Boys go nuts
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Fabulous Bakin’ Boys to invest in new on-the-go snacks

The Fabulous Bakin’ Boys is making a “major brand investment” that will see new product lines from March 2015 amid a move away from its nut-free manufacturing status. 

Urban Eat
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Urban Eat introduces Christmas specials

Sandwich brand Urban Eat has unveiled a range of five Christmas specials available from today.

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