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Premier Foods plans to double its apprentice intake
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Blog: apprenticeships are on the up in bakery

At British Baker, we have been inundated with news of apprenticeship uptake in the food and drink industry of late. 

The supermarket saga: can the phoenix rise again?

Reporter Bronya Smolen considers the road ahead for supermarket retailers in the wake of this week’s headlines.

Gerhard’s blog: The future of food

With the Caveman Diet currently popular and insects on the agenda as a future food source, Gerhard Jenne ponders on how the future of baking might look

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Big moves in the biscuit world
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Blog: ambitious moves in the biscuit world

Lesley Foottit reckons Burton’s stands a good chance in its bid to crack the US market. 

Gerhard’s… away, this is Martyn’s blog

British Baker editor Martyn Leek asks whether the competitive bread market has claimed its first real casualty.Martyn_Leek.jpg

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Gerhard reflects on Comic Relief's Celebrity Bake-Off as well as proper lighting
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Gerhard’s blog: Light bulb moment

Gerhard Jenne dwells on the importance of proper marketing and learns a lesson on in-store lighting. 

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Gerhard looking forward to Celebrity Bake Off
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Gerhard’s Blog: Celebrity Bake Off

Gerhard Jenne remembers how he started gaining attention as a well-known baker, by cleverly targeting a rather famous celebrity, who will shortly be doing her own baking star turn 

The education of our youth

David Smart looks at the state of bakery education in the UK and feels that the industry is letting young people down.david_smart_blog.jpg

Gerhard’s blog: Bread and Circuses

Gerhard casts serious doubt on whether Prime Minister David Cameron’s decision to ditch bread for his diet is a healthy choice. 

Gerhard’s Blog: Thunderclouds of Tears in Torquay

Gerhard Jenne is gripped by an episode of The Fixer, where he played a cameo role, and finds it a perfect example of TV drama.gerhard_jenne_blog.jpg

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