Bakery: Latest news and analysis articles
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With growth hard to come by at home, international markets are an opportunity for UK food group Premier Foods. The Mr Kipling maker exports to around 30 countries but in recent months has set up a specific business unit to develop a sustainable presence overseas. Dean Best spoke to Peter Ellis, the head of division, at the SIAL trade show in Paris to hear about the company's plans.
Quirky French food group Michel et Augustin is enjoying rapid growth at home and overseas with a portfolio ranging from biscuits to beverages. Backing from Artemis, the French investment fund with assets including the Chateau Latour vineyard, is enabling the company to expand further - and it is set to enter the US. Dean Best met Antoine Chauvel, the firm's export director, at the SIAL trade show in Paris to find out more about its plans.
Edita Food Industries, the Egyptian snack maker, is to float on the country's stock market.
Finsbury Food Group said today (26 November) a "strong" performance from its domestic cake business had boosted sales, offsetting falling revenues outside the UK.
Osem Investment, the Israeli food group controlled by Nestle, booked higher third-quarter sales and steady earnings in the third quarter of the year.
South Africa's Pioneer Foods has reported a jump in profits in a year it labelled as "defining" for the business.
The Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority has cleared a bid from Abraaj Investment Management for the takeover of Bisco Misr.
Weston Foods, the bakery segment of George Weston Ltd, has reported a fall in operating income for the first nine months of the year.
It is an unseasonably mild and bright morning here in Paris as this year's SIAL expo gets under away. Will the mood of exhibitors match the sunnier weather?
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