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Analysis: Daelmans eyes Europe with Fabulous Bakin' Boys buy

28 Apr 2014

It had been referred to as "the growth star of the UK cake market" but earlier this month, maker of cupcakes and flapjacks, Fabulous Bakin' Boys fell into financial strife and was recued from administration by Dutch bakery group Daelmans, which specialises in the production of coconut pastries and caramel wafers. But what has prompted the Dutch baker to swoop for the UK firm? just-food's Hannah Abdulla investigates

Analysis: Samworth Brothers swoops for Soreen

19 Feb 2014

UK food group Samworth Brothers supplies own-label products and brands to the country's retailers - although private-label accounts for the majority of sales. However, in a surprise deal, Samworth has moved to buy the fruit and malt loaf brand Soreen. Hannah Abdulla looks into the move.

UK: Samworth Brothers snaps up Soreen

10 Feb 2014

UK food group Samworth Brothers has acquired fruit and malt loaf brand Soreen for an undisclosed sum from baker McCambridge Group.

UK: Baker Bright Blue to close Manchester plant

21 Jan 2014

UK-based own-label baker Bright Blue Foods is to close its plant in Manchester in a bid to have a more "effective" production network.

UK: Former McCambridge own-label cake arm renamed

25 Nov 2013

McCambridge Group's former own-label cake division has a new name - Bright Blue Foods.

UK: McCambridge in talks to sell own label cake unit

1 Oct 2012

McCambridge Group has entered into discussions to sell its own label cake division.

UK: McCambridge adds to Soreen range

8 Dec 2011

McCambridge Group has expanded its Soreen range with the launch of its mini malt loaves.

UK: McCambridge to relaunch Soreen malt loaf

15 Mar 2010

UK baked goods company McCambridge Group is investing GBP6m (US$) in the relaunch of its Soreen malt loaf brand.

UK: McCambridge CEO leaves company

30 Apr 2009

McCambridge CEO Gavin Cox has left the group as part of the company’s restructuring programme.

UK: McCambridge mulls bakery closure

19 Mar 2009

UK baked goods company McCambridge Group is mulling the closure of its loss-making Thornton Road, Bradford, bakery.

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