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Finsbury Food Group expects to post full-year profit ahead of market expectations

Finsbury Food Group to post profit rise

By Michael Stones

Cake, bread and bakery goods manufacturer Finsbury Food Group expects to post full-year profit ahead of market expectations, thanks to market promotions and cost cutting, according to its pre-close trading statement for the year to June 28.

Kohler says there are plenty of opportunities for nanotechnology in bakery

DISPATCHES FROM VITAFOODS EUROPE 2014

Nanotech is the future for bakery fortification: RNI Conseil

By Kacey Culliney

Nanotechnology to deliver nutrients or flavors into bakery remains nascent, but that will change over the next decade, says RNI Conseil’s scientific and regulatory affairs senior consultant.

Europe's bakery sector saw a lot of innovation in 2013, says Innova, with NPD in cookies, on-pack claims and price surges

Dispatches from Bakery Innovation Europe in Munich

Biggest bakery NPD trends in Europe 2013

By Kacey Culliney

One-third of all new bakery launches were sweet biscuits and cookies in 2013, the most popular on-pack claim was ‘no additives’ and the average price of baked goods rose, according to Innova Market Insights.

Healthy reformulation of baked goods will always have compromises, whether on taste and texture, shelf life or even cost, says Leatherhead's formulation expert

CHEWING THE FAT: TALKING REFORMULATION WITH LEATHERHEAD, PART I

Minimizing compromise in healthy bakery reformulation

By Kacey Culliney

Reducing salt, sugar or fat in baked goods will always mean compromises so it’s important to ensure these concessions are minimal, says Leatherhead’s formulation expert.

Desserts will continue to drive growth in the in-store bakery, given consumers' penchant for affordable indulgence, Packaged Facts says.

US in-store bakery market worth $13 bn

By Maggie Hennessy

Despite that they account for a relatively small percentage of perishable dollar sales at most retailers, in-store bakeries are thriving, according to recent data from Packaged Facts. 

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