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Cost of Bread on the Rise again!

  Allied Bakeries have announced this week that they are putting the price of their bread up again to grocers. This follows large financial losses in the last trading year. We don’t know yet what the increases are likely to be.   Warburtons who dd not put their prices up earlier this year will be…

Serve up sumptuous French toast

French toast is enjoyed around the world but here in the UK the toasted breakfast treat is more lovingly known as “eggy bread”. It has been a firm favourite for a long time and can be enjoyed in many ways. Some people love to sweeten it up with a side of fruit and syrups, whereas…

Allied Bakeries £31million investment

Allied Bakeries makes £31m bakery investment17 April, 2015 By Bronya Smolen, British Baker Allied Bakeries has made a £31m investment at its Stevenage bakery – completing its multi-million pound capital expenditure programme. The owner of the Kingsmill brand has now finished its £210m five-year programme across the Allied Bakeries portfolio, something it claims is the…

Kingsmill Great White wins award

Allied Bakeries took home the Grocery Product Launch of the Year 2014 award at the Retail Industry Awards for its Great White Loaf. After what the company has called the “most successful launch in food FMCG this year”, the loaf received 29% of votes for the title. The loaf, which has 7g of fibre per…

New Bakery Depot opens in September 2014

Coulton’s Bread Ltd, one of the UK’s leading distribution bakeries, is opening a new depot at Kingmoor Park, Carlisle under the Hethertons Original brand name. This will be their 5th site that also includes Liverpool, Manchester, Bradford and Newcastle. This depot is a strategic partnership between Coultons Bread Ltd and Allied Bakeries The new depot…