Health

Coronavirus: hygiene and social distancing advice

The coronavirus has put hygiene in the spotlight, and bakery ingredients supplier Puratos has offered advice for retail bakeries in these difficult times.

Coronavirus: Costa, Pret and other chains close sites

Bakery and café chains are continuing to close their stores following the Prime Minister’s instructions for pubs, restaurants and cafés to shut to help delay the spread of Covid-19.

What seating area closure means for bakery chains

Pret, Starbucks and West Cornwall Pasty Co are among businesses to have shuttered stores as the government ramps up efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic.

Covid-19: how are bakers coping with the pandemic?

“We’re still baking!” That’s the overwhelming message from bakeries across the country as the Covid-19 pandemic intensifies.

How are biggest café chains responding to coronavirus?

Britain’s biggest café chains are making major changes to their operations in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: bakers take action in face of pandemic

Bakers across the UK are taking steps to reduce the risk of coronavirus to staff and customers through a series of practical measures.

Coronavirus: Answers to key food industry questions

Martin D’Agostino, virology section manager at Campden BRI, answers some of the key questions bakers and other food suppliers may have over the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: government to fund sick pay for SMEs

Small- and medium-sized businesses will be able to reclaim Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) for staff off work due to the Covid-19 coronavirus.

Stock image
  (Photo: Getty/iStock )

Bakkavor says coronavirus is hitting international sales

Bakkavor has announced 1.7% like-for-like growth in group revenue in the past year – but warned the coronavirus outbreak was having a “significant” impact on its international business.

McVitie’s cuts sugar across nine biscuit brands

McVitie’s has cut the sugar in nine of its biscuit brands by up to 10%, removing a total of 785 tonnes of sugar from the nation’s diets every year.

My Account

Promotional Features 

Most read

Social

Calendar

See all events