Christmas

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Trendspotting in 2023: Be Kind, help others and have fun this Christmas

By Gill Hyslop

Proceeds from the Kind x Little Words Project Live Kind bracelet bundle go to FoodCorps; 10p from the sale of every Pukka Christmas Dinner pie goes to the Trussell Trust; Christmas pud is still on the menu for the majority of Brits; the Cookie Shot ‘glass’...

BFF Limited produces around 150 million Christmas mince pies annually. Pic: BFF

The Christmas mince pie trends of 2021

By Gill Hyslop

While the rest of the UK enjoyed the summer, ambient cake and dessert manufacturer BBF Limited (BBF) were gearing up and preparing around 150 million mince pies for the upcoming festivities.

Happy holidays from BakeryandSnacks!

Happy holidays from BakeryandSnacks!

By Gill Hyslop

Wishing all our readers a joyful and well-deserved rest over the holiday season after a whirlwind of a year that saw the ‘snackification’ and plant-based trends take a trajectory leap into mainstream.

Make merry with this food-themed quiz from the folks at FoodProductionDaily.

XMAS SPECIAL

Merry quiz-mas from the FPD team!

By Jenni Spinner

Think you're a whiz about all things processing, packaging and otherwise food-related? Take this quiz and find out.

Mince pie madness

Christmas Feature

Mince pie madness

By Catherine Boal

It's considered good luck to eat 12 mince pies in 12 different
houses over the 12 days of Christmas - a fact which probably won't
surprise the UK's largest mince pie producer, Inter Link Foods,
which is predicting sales...