All Prices articles – Page 6

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    Global supply issue forces Rank Hovis to raise prices

    2008-04-18T00:00:00Z

    Rank Hovis, the miller, has announced a price rise, effective immediately. Flour has risen £34.38p a tonne, equivalent to 55p per 16kg bag. The last increase took place in early October last year and, prior to that, in August. Jon Tanner, Rank Hovis’ sales and marketing director, told British Baker: ...

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    Industry stunned as US wheat prices soar by 23% in one day

    2008-02-29T00:00:00Z

    The price of wheat for bread-making flour in the US has "exploded" over the past two weeks shooting up 66%, according to Alex Waugh, director general of the National Association of British and Irish Millers (nabim). He told British Baker that on Monday 25 February the price of quality ...

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    Costs fuel prices

    2008-01-25T00:00:00Z

    British bread prices have risen by between 15 to 20% in the past year as commo-dity and fuel costs bite, but a loaf of bread is still cheaper here than in most of the rest of the world. These are the findings of the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU’s) latest ...

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    World bread prices: soaring costs push UK loaf up table

    2008-01-18T00:00:00Z

    Spiralling flour and fuel costs have helped propel the UK up the global ranking for bread prices, but the country remains one of the cheapest places to buy bread in the world. Figures from the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU’s) Worldwide Cost of Living Survey show the average price of a ...

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    World bread prices: soaring costs push UK loaf up table

    2008-01-18T00:00:00Z

    Spiralling flour and fuel costs have helped propel the UK up the global ranking for bread prices, but the country remains one of the cheapest places to buy bread in the world. Figures from the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU’s) Worldwide Cost of Living Survey show the average price of a ...

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    World bread prices: soaring costs push UK loaf up table

    2008-01-18T00:00:00Z

    Spiralling flour and fuel costs have helped propel the UK up the global ranking for bread prices, but the country remains one of the cheapest places to buy bread in the world. Figures from the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU’s) Worldwide Cost of Living Survey show the average price of a ...

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    World bread prices: soaring costs push UK loaf up table

    2008-01-18T00:00:00Z

    Spiralling flour and fuel costs have helped propel the UK up the global ranking for bread prices, but the country remains one of the cheapest places to buy bread in the world. Figures from the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU’s) Worldwide Cost of Living Survey show the average price of a ...

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    World bread prices: soaring costs push UK loaf up table

    2008-01-18T00:00:00Z

    Spiralling flour and fuel costs have helped propel the UK up the global ranking for bread prices, but the country remains one of the cheapest places to buy bread in the world. Figures from the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU’s) Worldwide Cost of Living Survey show the average price of a ...

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    World bread prices: soaring costs push UK loaf up table

    2008-01-18T00:00:00Z

    Spiralling flour and fuel costs have helped propel the UK up the global ranking for bread prices, but the country remains one of the cheapest places to buy bread in the world. Figures from the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU’s) Worldwide Cost of Living Survey show the average price of a ...

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    Prices rise as costs increase

    2007-10-26T00:00:00Z

    Half of bakers have put their prices up and plan further rises, due to rising costs, according to results from the latest British Baker poll on [http://www.bakeryinfo.co.uk]. The feedback suggests that a further 17% of respondants are planning price rises while 13% have put their prices up already and ...

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    Prices rise as costs increase

    2007-10-26T00:00:00Z

    Half of bakers have put their prices up and plan further rises, due to rising costs, according to results from the latest British Baker poll on [http://www.bakeryinfo.co.uk]. The feedback suggests that a further 17% of respondants are planning price rises while 13% have put their prices up already and ...

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    Greggs’ prices rising 4.5% as costs bite

    2007-10-12T00:00:00Z

    Retail baker Greggs said this week that its prices were increasing 4.5% a year on an ongoing basis as ingredients’ costs mounted. The company, the UK’s number one bakery chain with 1,353 shops, said cost pressures arising from increases in the price of flour and dairy products have been mitigated ...

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    Bread prices set to rise again as flour costs climb higher

    2007-10-05T00:00:00Z

    The UK’s two major millers have announced an unprecedented second round of steep price rises on flour as the global wheat price continues to soar. Rank Hovis is putting prices up by £85 a tonne for its bread-making flour from 15 October, with ADM Milling adding £84.38 a tonne on ...

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    Irish miller warns of hefty increase in its flour prices

    2007-08-24T00:00:00Z

    Irish miller Odlums has indicated that its flour prices will increase by over E90 (£61) a tonne. Odlums said it would aim to keep prices to a minimum, but added that the cost of raw mate- rials had surged. The company said that, with the global harvest season well under ...

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    Flour prices soar higher

    2007-07-20T00:00:00Z

    The price of flour is to rise substantially. Miller Rank Hovis announced on Tuesday of this week that it would be increasing the price of its bread-making flours by £68.75 per tonne (£1.10 per 16kg) and the price of its soft flours for making cakes and biscuits by £53.13 ...

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    Storming wheat prices

    2007-07-06T00:00:00Z

    A price rise of up to £55 on breadmaking flour in the next two months is now tipped as "more likely than not", after wheat prices rose nearly 10% in the last week. The breadmaking wheat price for November was £142 a tonne (delivered to the north-west) last week, with ...

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    Flour prices rise again as wheat costs spiral upwards

    2006-12-15T00:00:00Z

    ADM Milling is to put up its prices on all flours by £21.25 a tonne from January 15. The rise in price is in response to higher wheat costs, ADM Milling’s MD Ian Pinner told British Baker. He commented: "Since August 2006 UK bread wheat prices have gone up ...

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    RHM’s £2m hit on wheat prices

    2006-11-07T00:00:00Z

    RHM said its bread division had seen good growth as a result of price increases and customer wins, in a trading update for the last six months issued this week. But a delay in recovering higher wheat price rises cost around £2m in the first half of the year. RHM’s ...

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    Irish bread prices likely to climb

    2006-11-03T00:00:00Z

    The price of bread is expected to rise by 6c in Ireland, following a rise in flour prices. The country’s top miller, the Odlum Group, has increased flour prices by ?35 per tonne. "We have to pass on the substantial increases we are being faced with to maintain a viable ...

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    Gas prices slump, but bakers must wait for lower bills

    2006-11-02T00:00:00Z

    Most bakers say they have yet to see bills decrease despite the price of gas falling this month. The price of natural gas through September was 26p a therm. But on October 3 this dropped to -5p a therm as traders were caught off guard by the opening of the ...