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Summer cake calendar update from Konditor: two new summer cakes to enjoy in the sun

Konditor is celebrating summer with the launch of two new summer bakes for cake lovers across the capital. The first, July’s cake of the month, is a limited-edition Strawberry Lemon Cake, and the second, August’s cake of the month, is a limited-edition Vegan Pineapple Pecan Cake. Both are brand new limited editions, and available in …

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Patisserie Valerie launches new menu and reveals new patisseries range

Confectionery café chain, Patisserie Valerie, has announced the launch of its new summer menu and has revealed its redesigned range of classic patisserie and gateaux which are now available from its patisseries nationwide. These exciting launches are the first steps in the redevelopment of the much-loved brand as the business re-focusses on quality ingredients, creative …

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Cooking up a storm with baked ingredients

Cooking up a storm with baked ingredients The popularity of veganism and experimental plant-based foods may be stealing all the headlines this year but leading food tailor Pecan Deluxe Candy believes that there is an exciting new trend emerging around cooking with baked goods, such as cake & cookie pieces. Recent industry reports put UK growth for bread …

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GEA PowerPak PLUS boosts bakery business

GEA PowerPak PLUS boosts bakery business An award-winning bakery is thrilled with its significant investment in packaging machinery which is helping to boost productivity and increase efficiency, after experiencing the trouble-free installation and commissioning of GEA’s new thermoforming technology. Family-run business Butt Foods chose GEA’s new PowerPak PLUS thermoformer for wrapping naan breads at its …

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Mars extends bakery range with secret centre biscuits

Mars Chocolate Drinks & Treats has expanded its biscuit range with four new launches, including a duo of secret centre biscuits. The Bounty Secret Centre Biscuit features a shortcake cup filled with Bounty coconut cream, coated with chocolate and sprinkled with desiccated coconut while the limited-edition Galaxy Caramel Secret Centre Biscuit sees a shortcake cup …

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Samworth Brothers buys minority stake in Higgidy

Ginsters’ owner Samworth Brothers has acquired a minority stake in pie company Higgidy – a move that Higgidy said would accelerate its growth. While the details of the deal have not been disclosed, Higgidy said the business would continue to operate separately. The Higgidy team, including one nominated non-executive director from Samworth Brothers, will remain …

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St John’s Bakery to launch in second location

Standalone bakery for well-known restaurant group, St John’s Bakery, will expand into a second site in Borough, selling Fergus Henderson’s trademark doughnuts following the success of the firm’s Neal’s Yard location. The site is due to launch in September in Fora, a co-working office on Borough High Street. The bakery forms part of a curated offering at …

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