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Teenage apprentice joins Edme team

Ingredients supplier Edme has appointed a teenage apprentice.

AAE young pastry chef of the year announced

Sophie Bamford of Newcastle restaurant 21 has been named Young Pastry Chef of the Year in the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts Annual Awards of Excellence (AAE).

Truro and Penwith College bakery team with Jason Bennellick and Mark Norton from Prima Bakeries (centre) and Mark Fletcher from Warrens Bakery (far right)
  (Photo: Truro and Penwith College )

Bakery firms and college create new apprenticeship

Prima Bakeries and Warrens Bakery have worked with a college to develop a new apprenticeship.

Royal Academy AAE pastry winners announced

The Royal Academy of Culinary Arts has announced the winners of its Annual Awards of Excellence 2018.

Dawn Foods appoints UCB student ambassador

Dawn Foods has named University College Birmingham (UCB) student Rebecca Orrell as its second student ambassador.

Social enterprise to open bakery in Nuneaton

A not-for-profit youth organisation is set to open a bakery in Nuneaton serving artisanal bread, cakes and pastries while giving young people the chance to acquire baking skills.

Video: how apprentices saved one bakery £38,000 a year

British Baker met with members of trade body Scottish Bakers to talk about the value of apprenticeships to the baking industry.

Bakkavor launches drive for 26 new apprentices

Bakkavor has kicked off a recruitment drive for 26 new apprentices.

Revealed: what employers want from graduates

Bakery employers have revealed what they are looking for in graduates, and one word constantly pops up – enthusiasm.

‘Apprentices will complete modules including customer service and selling’

Greggs people and retail director Roisin Currie on the business’s new national apprenticeship programme

l-r: Jason Frankland, Stanley Cauvain, Mark Borland

Consultancies BakeTran and BakeryLogic join forces

International bakery consultancies BakeTran and BakeryLogic have announced plans to collaborate.

Pastry firm challenges students to revamp the vol-au-vent

Belgian-based ‘ready-to-fill’ pastry manufacturer Pidy is launching a new challenge aimed at catering and hospitality students within the UK.

Marriage & Sons miller awarded advanced diploma

A Marriage & Sons miller has become one of only 24 people to be awarded the UK Advanced Milling Diploma in the past decade.

Mondelēz MD backs IGD campaign with visit to Bedfordshire school

Mondelēz International managing director Mike Taylor has attended Kempston Challenger Academy to educate pupils about the food industry as part of IGD’s Feeding Britain’s Future campaign.

SOFHT offers training course for bakers on food allergen management

The Society of Food Hygiene & Technology (SOFHT) has launched a new training course to give bakers an up-to-date insight into food allergen management and practical instruction in risk assessment.

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